I thought it was brilliant. It had a great hook, lots of character building, twists, turns and cliffhangers. I won't go into anymore detail here, but I am curious as to what you all thought of it.
It's now up to you to post your thoughts, theories, views, ideas, rants, good bits, bad bits, is John Barrowman to good looking to live etc in the comments below.
The comments can contain spoilers so you have been warned. You can watch the first episode on BBC iPlayer.