"What if your father was a serial killer?" asks Prodigal Son co-creator Sam Sklaver. "But he was also a really good dad?"
That's the conundrum driving the latest in a long line of TV serial killer shows.
The father is Welsh star Michael Sheen (Good Omens), who puts his inscrutable smile to excellent use as Martin Whitly, a New York society doctor unmasked in the 1990s as a prolific killer known as The Surgeon.
The son is Malcolm (The Walking Dead's Tom Payne), who called the cops on his dad when he was a boy and grew up to become