Judge John Deed (2001– )

TV Series  -  Crime | Drama | Mystery
7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 565 users  
Reviews: 18 user | 3 critic

Sir John Deed, a High Court judge, tries to seek real justice in the cases before him.

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 105 titles
created 20 Aug 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 26 Jan 2012
 
a list of 981 titles
created 24 Sep 2012
 
a list of 233 titles
created 24 Jul 2013
 
a list of 34 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Judge John Deed" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Judge John Deed (2001– )

Judge John Deed (2001– ) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Judge John Deed.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



6   5   4   3   2   1  
2007   2006   2005   2003   2002   2001  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Inspector George Gently (TV Series 2007)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

With the help of DS John Bacchus, Inspector George Gently spends his days bringing to justice members of the criminal underworld who are unfortunate enough to have the intrepid investigator assigned to their cases.

Stars: Martin Shaw, Lee Ingleby, Simon Hubbard
Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series 1996)
Crime | Mystery | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Supt. Dalziel and partner DI Pascoe investigate murders, and find a bond forming between them despite their blatantly differing personalities.

Stars: Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan, David Royle
Rhodes (TV Mini-Series 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

This 8-part drama series tells the story of Cecil Rhodes, the British 19th-century businessman who became the wealthiest man in the Western world and founded the nation Rhodesia (now ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Shaw, Frances Barber, Neil Pearson
The Professionals (1977–1983)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

This series chronicled the lives of Bodie and Doyle, top agents for Britain's CI5 (Criminal Intelligence 5), and their controller, George Cowley. The mandate of CI5 was to fight terrorism ... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins
The Chief (1990–1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Focussing on the politics at the top of a typical English police force in its continual battle to solve the problems the times, in this case the fictional Eastland of East Anglia.

Stars: Martin Shaw, Karen Archer, Gillian Martell
A Touch of Frost (TV Series 1992)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Detective Inspector Jack Frost is an unconventional policeman with sympathy for the underdog and an instinct for moral justice. Sloppy, disorganized and disrespectful, he attracts trouble like a magnet.

Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, John Lyons
The Murder Room (TV Mini-Series 2004)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Shaw, Janie Dee, Samantha Bond
Inspector Lewis (TV Series 2007)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them.

Stars: Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox, Clare Holman
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

British crime investigation series based around aristocratic, Oxford-educated Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and his working-class assistant Sergeant Barbara Havers.

Stars: Nathaniel Parker, Sharon Small, Lesley Vickerage
Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout
Always and Everyone (1999–2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The hectic everyday lives of the doctors and nurses running the Accident and Emergency department of the large, busy city hospital, St. Victors.

Stars: Esther Hall, Jane Slavin, David Partridge
Apparitions (TV Mini-Series 2008)
Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Stars: Martin Shaw, Rick Warden, Siobhan Finneran
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Judge John Deed (29 episodes, 2001-2007)
...
 Jo Mills (29 episodes, 2001-2007)
Barbara Thorn ...
 Rita 'Coop' Cooper / ... (29 episodes, 2001-2007)
...
 Sir Ian Rochester (26 episodes, 2001-2007)
Michael Eaves ...
 Brian Harrison / ... (24 episodes, 2001-2007)
Louisa Clein ...
 Charlie Deed (23 episodes, 2001-2007)
...
 Sir Joseph Channing (23 episodes, 2001-2007)
Caroline Langrishe ...
 Georgina Channing / ... (21 episodes, 2001-2007)
...
 Sir Monty Everard (20 episodes, 2003-2007)
Fraser James ...
 Laurence James (18 episodes, 2001-2006)
T.R. Bowen ...
 Sir Michael Nivan / ... (15 episodes, 2001-2007)
James Barron ...
 Mr. Johnson / ... (14 episodes, 2001-2006)
Edit

Storyline

Despite the red robe and wig, Judge John Deed is no average high court judge. Good-looking, fit and fifty-something, he has a rakish charm that belies his sharp intellect. His passion for justice and his maverick approach set him at odds with the Lord Chancellor's department. This judge's individual approach too often flies in the face of convention for his own good as he determinedly avoids the traditionalism the system tries to force upon him. Written by Bai

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

character name in title | See All (1) »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 November 2001 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Judge John Deed: [sentencing the producer of a TV game show after a contestant has died] Celebrity. The pursuit of the talentless, by the mindless. It's become a disease of the twenty-first century. It pollutes our society, and it diminishes all who seek it, and all who worship it. And you must bear some of the responsibility for foisting this empty nonsense onto a gullible public.
See more »

Connections

Follows Judge John Deed: Exacting Justice (2001) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The Anti-Rumpole
26 April 2005 | by (Derbyshire, UK) – See all my reviews

There have been two series so far of this programme. It seems deliberately to set out to contradict the impression of the British legal system portrayed by the excellent "Rumpole of the Bailey", of senile judges and smug arch-conservative barristers.

Here, the main character has radical leanings, a messy private life and a very active libido. Much of the sub-plot is involved with side-swipes at the (Labour) government of the day, although the implication is that power corrupts; the political complexion of the office holders doesn't affect their greed or ambition.

The one common factor with other screen portrayals of the British legal system is the very precise diction and grammar used by barristers and judges. The courtroom scenes are well worth watching.

Some elements of the plot rather strain belief, but the series is quite enjoyable.


13 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Martin shaw crazytracey127
'One Angry Man' and 'Heart of Darkness' tigerbaby_1984-1
Series 6 and 7 (...or 5 and 6) tigerbaby_1984-1
Series 6 + 7 not released on DVD? gwen24
Theme Song? schittzu
Red head prosecution lawyer, 'War Crimes' Framescourer
Discuss Judge John Deed (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page