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Thomas Murphy
Claudia Harrison ...
Annie
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Hatcher
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McBride
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Hatcher Snr.
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Murdoch
Peter McNamara ...
Mitchell
Matt Bardock ...
Johnny
Del Synnott ...
Carter
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Shiro Kawaisara
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Noreen
Shaughan Seymour ...
Duggan
Takatsuna Mukai ...
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Fuji
Bill Moody ...
James Warbeck
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Tommy Murphy is a tough talking cop. He is a bit of a womeniser and is particularly interested in Annie, his colleague, who is later is boss. An excellent undercover cop, Murphy, solves many cases in his unique and compromising way. Haunting by witnessing his daughters brutal death, Murphy uses it as a driving force behind solving murders, with a host of external issues competing in the background.

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30 January 2002 | by (Stafford, England) – See all my reviews



This was an impressive effort from James Nesbitt (better known as Adam from ITV's Cold Feet), ably supported by RADA graduate Claudia Harrison.

Yeah sure, the story had definitely been seen before - policeman impresses crime boss, infiltrates gang - and all the undercover cop cliches were present and correct (maverick, plays by his own rules, possibly family tragedy), but still, this was well-acted, tightly scripted, satisfying TV. We hope to see more from James Nesbitt in the future. 8/10


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