By Any Means
By Any Means: By Any Means is a crime drama series which follows a clandestine unit that live their lives on the edge attempting to play the criminal elite at their own game. The work secretly in the shadows and inhabit the grey area between the letter of the law and achieving true justice.
Alice: Abandoned by her father as a child, the independent twenty-one-year-old Alice is accustomed to men being unpredictable, but Jack Chase is something else. Just moments after surprising her with a rare family ring, he’s suddenly kidnapped by two thugs and driven into darkness. It is then that Alice is confronted by a sharply dressed stranger who calls himself White Rabbit, and who promises to know more about Jack than she. Where Alice follows him is through the liquid glass of an ornate mirror. Where she lands is Wonderland, an outlandish underground city of twisted towers and parapets, staircases conceived in a Dali dream, and an otherworldly purple horizon. Soon, the word’s out that Wonderland has its most prized captive. It seems Alice has the ring that controls the looking glass—the key to the power of the Queen of Hearts. It was mad folly for her son Jack to give it to a girl he barely knew. But Jack had his reasons. Discovering them is up to Alice.
Ideal: Moz is a small-time (hash only) drug dealer. He rarely sets foot outside the confines of his squalid Manchester flat he shares with his long-suffering girlfriend Nicki. Hes a lazy slob basically - as Nicki comments, Jesus, Moz. Ive seen coma victims with more get-up-and-go. The series provides a window onto his life, and the bizarre sequence of people who come round to score from him.