Flikken (1999–2009)

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Popular fiction series about police officers in a precinct of Ghent (Flanders, Belgium), both professionally and in their private lives.

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Ludo Hellinx ...
 Raymond Jacobs (127 episodes, 1999-2009)
Mark Tijsmans ...
 Wilfried Pasmans (127 episodes, 1999-2009)
Veerle Malschaert ...
 Carla Deseyn (90 episodes, 2000-2009)
Andrea Croonenberghs ...
 Britt Michiels (84 episodes, 1999-2009)
Rebecca Huys ...
 Merel Vanneste (77 episodes, 1999-2007)
Jo De Meyere ...
 John Nauwelaerts (75 episodes, 2003-2009)
Maarten Bosmans ...
 Bruno Soetaert / ... (66 episodes, 2001-2008)
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This popular fiction series follows the police officers in a precinct of Ghent (Flanders, Belgium), both professionally and in their private lives. Main characters include detectives like John Nauwelaerts and Raymond Jacobs, the gay Wilfried Pasmans who shakes his sissy image by moving from office - to field work, motorized cops such as Nick Debbaut and the ethnic Turks Selattin and Mihriban Ates. Other recurring characters include some of their relatives or partners, especially when those side-stories interact with their police work, as well as forensic and public prosecution officials. Written by KGF Vissers

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The character John Nauwelaerts played by Jo De Meyere first appeared in '"Heterdaad" (1996)'. He swapped series because the character moved from Brussels to Ghent. See more »

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5 October 2002 | by (Ghent, Belgium) – See all my reviews

This series is the best Belgian production ever. I live in Ghent and we are all very proud on our city. The way this series (Flikken is about a police-department located in Ghent) shows our city to the world makes us all very happy. The series was supported by our own police-department to make it look realistic, and I think those officers did a great job. A few years ago, the name "Flikken" was a negative nickname for "cops" in dutch. Now, thanks to the series, it's considered as a compliment...


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