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 SSgt. Henry 'Henno' Garvie / ... (21 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Col. Aidan Dempsey / ... (17 episodes, 2002-2006)
Christopher Fox ...
 Cpl. Louis Hoffman / ... (14 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Cpl. Ricky Mann (13 episodes, 2002-2005)
Jamie Draven ...
 Cpl. Jamie Dow (12 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Capt. Caroline Walshe (11 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Cpl. Sgt. Pete Twamley / ... (11 episodes, 2002-2003)
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This action adventure series follows the exploits of Sergeant Henno Garvie and his colleagues who make up Red Troop, a crack SAS team. Stopping the release of a lethal anthrax mutation, infiltrating an anti-capitalist group set on assassination and a life-or-death bank siege are among the missions facing the troopers as they put their lives on the line at the sharp end of Britain's most elite fighting force. Henno's reputation is at stake when an operation goes wrong in the complex political jigsaw of Northern Ireland. There is a tragedy on a combat survival weekend and the team find their skills, stamina and close-knit bond pushed to the limit when they are sent to hunt out a suspected war criminal in Bosnia. Written by Anonymous

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(11 episodes) (seasons 1-2) | (4 episodes) (season 3) | (pilot episode)

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In the last episode of the second season, where the team have to go into a former Russian Republic to rescue Colonel Dempsey and a minister, Caroline tells the boys to load up the Land Rover and they are shown putting their gear into a Land Rover Discovery. Later when she and Jamie are driving into the country, they are driving a Chrysler Jeep Cherokee. See more »

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[on finding Armitage in a freezer after being killed by Henno Garvey for having an affair with another soldier's wife]
Colonel Aidan Dempsey: What a shame, he was just beginning to shape up.
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The above was a bit cruel
5 November 2002 | by (Kent, England) – See all my reviews

The series was actually based on the books by Chris Ryan, who has acted as a story consultant for the whole series, and has actually appeared in a few episodes. Truth be told we don't really know what the SAS do or where they are, but I would guess that Chris Ryan has a pretty good idea!

The first episode was tricky, trying to establish new characters in a series is never easy. But I felt that as the series progressed it settled down into a good solid drama, and I'm very pleased to hear that a second series has been commissioned.

Jamie Draven especially has been one to watch - he is consistently excellent and certainly tones down the 'Kemp Effect' considerably. Actually, far from being a star vehicle for Kemp, the original screenplays were written from the persepctive of Jamie Draven's character, Kemp was shoehorned in as a later addition.

On the whole I think it is an excellent ensemble cast, Tony Curran brings a hard, gritty edge to his character, whilst Elliot Cowan provides a lot of the laughs. I'm certainly looking forward to series 2 with some relish!


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