Messiah (2001)

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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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26 May 2001 (UK)  »

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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: What have we missed? What are we missing?
D.I. Duncan Warren: The connection.
D.C.I. Redfern 'Red' Metcalfe: Maybe we're getting too bogged down in materials. We missed the connection because the killer's made it...in his head!
D.I. Duncan Warren: Something concrete links James Birch and Philip Blake, we just don't know what it is. Two in one day, it's revenge, it's...a one off.
D.C.I. Redfern 'Red' Metcalfe: I hope so.
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Unbelievable
1 September 2002 | by (Edinburgh, Scotland) – See all my reviews

This is the best drama I've seen in a very long time, if not ever. Firstly, Ken Stott is an absolutely fantastic actor, he perfected the part so you really believed he was DCI Red Metcalfe, struggling with all his secrets and dark past. In fact all the actors were excellent in their roles, particularly Neil Dudgeon, Frances Grey and of course, Jamie Draven. The novel in the first place was highly original with an amazingly complex plot, and this was successfully adapted into a high quality, brilliant directed screenplay. To sum up, this was an electrifying piece of ground-breaking drama, every moment communicating mesmerising details about this complex plot and it's highly believable characters. See it if u can, believe me.


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