The Maryhill CID investigates gruesome murders against the bleak backdrop of the city of Glasgow.

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Robert Robertson ...
 Dr. Stephen Andrews / ... 52 episodes, 1983-2001
James MacPherson ...
 DCI Mike Jardine / ... 48 episodes, 1987-2002
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 Supt. Jack McVitie / ... 39 episodes, 1985-1998
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The Maryhill CID investigates gruesome murders against the bleak backdrop of the city of Glasgow.

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6 September 1983 (UK)  »

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The programme proved to be a training ground for young Scottish acting talent. The likes of Robert Carlyle, Dougray Scott, Julie Graham, Siobhan Redmond, Iain Glen and Alan Cumming all made early appearances in Taggart. See more »

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[repeated line]
DCI Jim Taggart: There's been a Murder.
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Referenced in Too Much TV: Episode #1.25 (2016) See more »

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No Mean City
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Sung by Maggie Bell
Music by Mike Moran
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There's been a... Murder...
18 June 2006 | by See all my reviews

Fantastic, really a quality drama. I can't believe it's been going for 21 years! Hell it's older than me!

I watch Taggart religiously, for the sole purpose of hearing: 'There's been a MURDER!' Really, it brightens up my day when I hear that iconic phrase...

Blythe Duff is a brilliant actress, I think she is truly talented. The dynamics between the cast are excellent, they play off each other very well.

Best ever episode: Bloodlines. It features lesbians, an aquarium and a guest appearance by the great goddess Michelle Gomez.

In summary: Taggart is one hell of a drama series!


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