Afterlife (2005– )

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University lecturer Robert Bridge (Andrew Lincoln) becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy (Lesley Sharp) in this chilling TV series.

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 Alison Mundy (14 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Robert Bridge (14 episodes, 2005-2006)
Kate Duchêne ...
 Barbara Sinyard (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Jude Bridge (13 episodes, 2005-2006)
Joshua David-Kennedy ...
 Josh Bridge (5 episodes, 2005)
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University lecturer Robert Bridge (Andrew Lincoln) becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy (Lesley Sharp) in this chilling TV series.

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You don't choose the spirits, they choose you.


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Lesley Sharp prepared for her role by watching real mediums give readings to audiences. In the first series, her character Alison 'talks' to spirits and looks at them slightly over her shoulder - this is a trait she picked up from the medium who technically advised on the show and integrated it into her performance. See more »

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Alison Mundy: You don't see what I see. You don't feel what I feel. You can't help me.
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Referenced in Drama Trails: 'The Second Coming' to 'Afterlife' (2008) See more »

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Spookily thrilling... amazing
7 October 2005 | by See all my reviews

Although I wouldn't class it as terrifying, this certainly isn't one for the faint-hearted. The characters are well-developed and interesting, and I can never wait until the next episode. I can't believe there will only be six episodes! The first episode, about the girl and her lavender-scented mother, was predictable but still chilling and a good watch. The second, about the drowned girl, was fear-inducing, and made you think a lot. I really like the way it was done. Watch it if you can manage catch it - most of us have busy schedules nowadays! - but don't let your kids watch it, especially if they get nightmares easily. Overall, it's a spooky, fascinating take on a subject never really addressed or looked at in much detail, so I assume most people will find it quite unique and VERY different; I did, and I'm the world's biggest critic (well, sort of.)


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