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Ralf Little’s next move after shock Death in Paradise departure

Ralf Little’s next move after shock Death in Paradise departure

Ralf Little shocked Death in Paradise fans when he stepped away from the show at the end of season 13. The actor spent four and a half seasons playing the lead role of DI Neville Parker, who sailed off into the sunset with DS Florence Cassell (Josephine Jobert) in the series finale.  While we’ll miss seeing DI Neville on our screens on Sunday nights, we can’t help but wonder what’s next for Ralf after four years on the show. Keep reading to find out what’s in store for the actor and why he might be focusing on his career away from acting over the next few weeks. © BBCDI Neville Parker and Florence Cassell left Saint Marie together It’s only been a few days since we bid farewell to DI Neville on the show, and Ralf already has his next project lined up.  The Oldham-born star is focusing on his podcast career over the next month as he hits the road on the Two Pints With Will and Ralf 2024 April Fools Tour with his co-host …

Death in Paradise stars’ weddings: Ralf Little’s ‘on hold’ nuptials, Kris Marshall’s blizzard & more

Death in Paradise stars’ weddings: Ralf Little’s ‘on hold’ nuptials, Kris Marshall’s blizzard & more

Filming Death in Paradise requires actors to leave behind their homes and partners and travel to Guadeloupe for six months of the year. While that could spell relationship trouble for some, many of the cast have managed to maintain happy marriages. From Kris Marshall’s blizzard wedding photos to Nina Wadia’s vow renewal dress, join us as we look back at the Death in Paradise cast’s private relationships and big days… Nina Wadia © WPA Pool Nina Wadia, who played Anna Masani, has had two stunning weddings with her husband Raiomond Mirza – first in 1998 and then again on their 25th anniversary in 2023. The couple jetted to Croatia’s idyllic island of Losinj alongside their two children, daughter Tia and 16-year-old son Aidan for their vow renewal. “It has been a really big year for us in a lot of ways, so we thought: ‘Let’s do something special,’” she told HELLO!. Speaking of her embellished Karen Millen dress with kimono-style sleeves, Nina added: “For my wedding, I wore a simple white and gold sari, so I …

Death in Paradise fans react to Ralf Little’s emotional departure as DI Neville Parker

Death in Paradise fans react to Ralf Little’s emotional departure as DI Neville Parker

For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our breaking news emails Sign up to our free breaking news emails Death in Paradise fans have been left “devastated” after actor Ralf Little, who plays DI Neville Parker, left the series for good. In the final episode of series 13 of the BBC drama, DI Neville Parker’s love interest DS Florence Cassell (played by Joséphine Jobert) returned to the show and the pair rekindled their budding romance. Neville had been quietly pining for Florence since she left the island during season 12 following a dangerous gunpoint situation. The show, which is set in the fictional Caribbean island of Saint Marie, focuses on the detective inspector from the UK and his team of local police as they solve murder mysteries that continue to shake the island. After a romantic walk on the beach, Florence and Neville decided that she would join him on his travels. The final frame of the series saw the pair sailing off into the sunset while …

Why we think Florence is returning to Death in Paradise – and will lead to Ralf Little’s exit

Why we think Florence is returning to Death in Paradise – and will lead to Ralf Little’s exit

Death in Paradise season 13 episode two delved into a very unusual murder involving knitting needles and some seriously competitive bingo, but here at Under the Palms, we were much more intrigued by the hints of interpersonal relationships at play – particularly concerning DI Neville Parker. While saying that the Detective Inspector has been unlucky in love during his tenure on the island of St Marie would be something of an understatement, it show appears to be increasingly alluding to the return of a former flame, the one and only Florence Cassell.  [VIDEO]  But will a potential romance between Florence and Neville mark the end of Ralf Little’s time on the show? Here’s why we think it might…  During our latest Under the Palms chat, we also discussed when and why Ralf could choose to leave the show – and whether he even needs to leave to all thanks to his character’s immense popularity – as well as whether Marlon and Naomi will ever get together, and if love is in the air for Commissioner …