After two horribly mutilated bodies are discovered, DCI Red Metcalfe is assigned to the case and plunged head-on into a nightmare.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
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 Red Metcalfe (2 episodes, 2001)
Frances Grey ...
 Kate Beauchamp (2 episodes, 2001)
Jamie Draven ...
 Jez Clifton (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Eric Metcalfe (2 episodes, 2001)
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 D.C. Nixon (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Duncan Warren (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Susan Metcalfe (2 episodes, 2001)
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 D.C.S. Emerson (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Rev. Stephen Hedges (2 episodes, 2001)
Colin Gourley ...
 Roger Parkin (2 episodes, 2001)
Billie-Claire Wright ...
 Chloe (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Lubezski (2 episodes, 2001)
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 D.C. Freeman (2 episodes, 2001)
Eddie Cooper ...
 Sam Warren (2 episodes, 2001)
Gillian Taylforth ...
 Helen Warren (2 episodes, 2001)
Serena Gordon ...
 Alison Reeves (2 episodes, 2001)
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After two horribly mutilated bodies are discovered, DCI Red Metcalfe is assigned to the case and plunged head-on into a nightmare.

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26 May 2001 (UK)  »

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El Mesías  »

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1.78 : 1
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'Michelle Forbes' had to learn sign language for her part and did so within six days. See more »

Quotes

D.C.I. Redfern 'Red' Metcalfe: There's been another one! He was skinned alive! A MAN DIED BECAUSE I DON'T GET IT!
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Followed by Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002) See more »

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VERY GOOD
11 January 2003 | by (Leicester,england) – See all my reviews

This is great it has a great plot,a good pace and it makes you want to keep watching right to the end. All through the programme you are always wondering who the killer is and if the killer could be working among the investigation team. For once the acting is good especially by ken stott who is also excellent in the vice but it is shame they only make about one or two messiah thrillers a year.


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