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Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness 

Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before.
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 18 nominations. See more awards »
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 Robert West 2 episodes, 2003
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 Milan Lukic 2 episodes, 2003
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 DCI Simon Finch 2 episodes, 2003
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 Det. Chief Supt. Larry Hall 2 episodes, 2003
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 Duscan Zigic 2 episodes, 2003
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 DC Michael Philips / ... 2 episodes, 2003
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 DC Lorna Greaves 2 episodes, 2003
Rad Lazar ...
 Kasim / ... 2 episodes, 2003
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 DC David Butcher 2 episodes, 2003
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 Newsreader 2 episodes, 2003
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Kate Lynn Evans ...
 Rosemary Henderson 2 episodes, 2003
Rupert Frazer ...
Steve Gibbs ...
 DC Sean Firth 2 episodes, 2003
Stuart Goodwin ...
 Anthony Vane / ... 2 episodes, 2003
Sally Hurst ...
 OCB Secretary 2 episodes, 2003
Anna Mountford ...
 Police Doctor 2 episodes, 2003
Femi Oguns ...
 Stephen Abacha 2 episodes, 2003
Bharti Patel ...
 Tennison's secretary 2 episodes, 2003
Tony Pritchard ...
 DAC Charles Evans 2 episodes, 2003
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 Waterloo Vagrant 2 episodes, 2003
Hugh Sachs ...
 Hotel Manager 2 episodes, 2003
Dennis Titus ...
 Landlord 2 episodes, 2003
Ann Warungu ...
Sarah Winman ...
 Rachel Bell 2 episodes, 2003
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Helen Mirren (Calendar Girls, Gosford Park) is back as Inspector Jane Tennison in an eagerly awaited new episode of the Emmy award-winning series Prime Suspect on ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre. It's been seven years since Tennison put the handcuffs on a psychotic killer in the last episode. Now, amid pressure to retire, she faces a death squad that has unleashed the horrors of the Balkan civil war on London. Written by stebbones@excite.com

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Helen Mirren had director approval for this production, which meant she had the the right to look at directors and meet them. She met Tom Hooper and approved him to direct it, telling him it had to be his vision and she would protect it. See more »

Goofs

Tennison's glasses suddenly appear on her face during the second interview with Milan Lukic. See more »

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Det. Supt. Jane Tennison: [Regarding the murdered woman] What nationality do you think she was?
Pathologist: Possible East European; but I assumed Spanish the other day. That turned out to be Irish.
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Very satisfying ending.....
12 August 2004 | by See all my reviews

Just finished watching #6 which was screened in two parts this week on SVT1. Was on the edge of my seat for both episodes.

Mirren is, as always, a joy to watch.

This riveting story is blessed with a great ending. It felt really good after this one. Quite a lot of thriller/police dramas end without one feeling that justice has been meted out. Here, the main antagonists get their just desserts. And I mean everybody. Especially the woman from the secret service. That look she gives her man at the end is priceless.

Beautifully shot and nicely scored. A great bit of telly to be sure.

Top marks here!


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