Line of Duty fans think Chief Constable Philip Osborne is H ahead of BBC One drama finale on Sunday

Line Of Duty fans have voted for who they think is the most likely character to be the corrupt police officer dubbed H.

Friday, 30th April 2021, 1:11 pm
Updated Friday, 30th April 2021, 1:12 pm

YouGov found 22% of viewers believed Chief Constable Philip Osborne to be the mystery officer anti-corruption unit AC-12 are hunting for in the series.

The final episode on Sunday will see the search for H, a corrupt officer in the upper echelons of the police force, come to an end.

Detective Chief Superintendent Patricia Carmichael was the second most popular choice after being selected by 19% of viewers.

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Martin Compston as Steve Arnott leads the charge at the scene of the Fleming-Pilkington shootout. PIC: BBC/World Productions/Steffan Hill

AC-12’s own Superintendent Ted Hastings and Deputy Chief Constable Andrea Wise came next after they both secured 6% of votes.

The poll found 4% of viewers think Marcus Thurwell is the criminal mastermind, with the same amount opting for the show’s former Police and Crime Commissioner Rohan Sindwhani.

Nearly one in five viewers (19%) said they have no clue about who H could be.

Sunday’s penultimate episode of Line Of Duty was watched by an average audience of 11 million and secured 51.7% f the audience share, the BBC previously revealed.

The sixth series of the BBC One show – starring Vicky McClure, Adrian Dunbar, Martin Compston and Kelly Macdonald – will come to an end this weekend.

A seventh series has not yet been announced.

YouGov polled 1,232 Line Of Duty viewers as part of its research.