Having built his reputation on good detective work, combined with his unique approaches, Burnside is back on familiar form heading a crack unit in the National Crime Squad, Britain's equivalent of the FBI.
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Christopher Ellison ...
 Frank Burnside (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Det. Const. Sam Phillips (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Det. Sgt. Dave Summers (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Supt. Brian Lee (6 episodes, 2000)
Paul Gilmore ...
 Chris Gibson (6 episodes, 2000)
John White ...
 Detective Constable Pete Moss (6 episodes, 2000)
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 Tony Shotton (4 episodes, 2000)
Tony Selby ...
 Jim Summers (4 episodes, 2000)
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 Ronnie Buchan (4 episodes, 2000)
Charles Dale ...
 Billy Holden (2 episodes, 2000)
Roderic Culver ...
 John Renfrew (2 episodes, 2000)
Sean Gleeson ...
 Mark Evans (2 episodes, 2000)
Mark Letheren ...
 Jerry Forbes (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Dr. Anna Grantham (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Dale Vickers (2 episodes, 2000)
Ricky Groves ...
 Stu (2 episodes, 2000)
Virginia Fiol ...
 Angie Shotton (2 episodes, 2000)
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 DC McVeagh (2 episodes, 2000)
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 DI Dent (2 episodes, 2000)
Susie Baxter ...
 Mrs. Philips (2 episodes, 2000)
Andrew French ...
 Jules (2 episodes, 2000)
Ishia Bennison ...
 Cath Foxton (2 episodes, 2000)
Sharlene Whyte ...
 Donna (2 episodes, 2000)
Michael Tucek ...
 Ben Renfrew (2 episodes, 2000)
Carsten Voigt ...
 Kurt (2 episodes, 2000)
Ashlie Walker ...
 School Friend (2 episodes, 2000)
Reinhard Michaels ...
 Heinrich (2 episodes, 2000)
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 School Friend (2 episodes, 2000)
Alistair Stewart ...
 Burger Bar Manager (2 episodes, 2000)
Huss Garbiya ...
 Slick (2 episodes, 2000)
Daniella Isaacs ...
 Maddy (2 episodes, 2000)
James Lee ...
 Micky (2 episodes, 2000)
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Having built his reputation on good detective work, combined with his unique approaches, Burnside is back on familiar form heading a crack unit in the National Crime Squad, Britain's equivalent of the FBI.

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Dealer: Where's your warrent?
Burnside: In the post.
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Spun-off from The Bill (1984) See more »

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Burnside reveals the tough side of life.
19 March 2012 | by (Wolverhampton) – See all my reviews

Burnside is an old style CID copper made famous in hit crime series such as The Bill. Life on Mars come to mind but this is realism. Now working for the crime investigation squad, Burnside investigates when a gang of drug dealers start gun running. He also investigates a serial killer, again copied in new crime programs. The Russian Mafia also feature, all copied by lesser coppers! When a trial ends in disaster, Burnside and his team find themselves investigating a Gangland murder. When a group of women are killed one by one, Burnside and his team race against the clock to find the killer before he strikes again.

Watch out for Ronnie "The Razor" Buchan, a former London gangster and Burnside's nemesis.

Wonderful acting by Ellison as Burnside and good stories.

Highly recommended good old fashioned crime stories.

Tough anti hero .


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