The BEST Episodes of Little Boy Blue

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 16, 2020

Network: ITV

Based on a true story, Little Boy Blue explores the devastating impact of an innocent child’s murder amid a wave of gang violence. the four-part drama tells the story of the murder of 11-year-old Rhys Jones in Croxteth, Liverpool, in 2007. It explores Melanie’s and Steve’s ordeal, and tells the story of how Rhys’s murderer and associates were eventually brought to justice.

Episode 4

#1 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 15, 2017

Mercer and his associates are tried for their roles in Rhys's murder, but the verdict fails to bring closure for Mel and Steve as the fractures in their relationship come to a head. Then an unexpected setback leaves Kelly with the toughest decision of his career.

star 8.05
354 votes
Episode 3

#2 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 8, 2017

When potential witness Claire Olssen is intimidated into changing her statement, the investigation team look for other ways to reinforce their case.

star 7.98
405 votes
Episode 2

#3 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 1, 2017

As Rhys Jones is laid to rest, a police raid at the home of Kevin Moody leads to the recovery of the gun used in the murder.

star 7.82
444 votes
Episode 1

#4 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 24, 2017

When 11-year-old schoolboy Rhys Jones is brutally shot dead, DS Dave Kelly is charged with brining his teenage killer to justice.

star 7.78
501 votes