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Like Father Like Son (2005)

TV Movie  |   |  Crime, Drama, Mystery  |  24 January 2005 (UK)
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Life for Dee Stanton is improving at every turn. Her legal career is blossoming and her boyfriend Dominic unexpectedly proposes to her. Things were very different 11 years ago when her ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Somerset Prew ...
Jamie Stanton
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Morag Tait
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Bethan Milne
Florence Bell ...
Abi Taylor
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Dee Stanton
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Dominic Milne
Rosemary Williams ...
Tess
Kenneth Colley ...
Rawsthorne
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Paul Barker (as Phil Davis)
Pippa Haywood ...
Mrs. Sutton
Paul Chequer ...
Sergeant Renton
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D.I. Harkness
Daisy Ashford ...
W.P.C. Ashford
Sarah Miller ...
W.P.C. Miller
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P.C. Barriscale
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Life for Dee Stanton is improving at every turn. Her legal career is blossoming and her boyfriend Dominic unexpectedly proposes to her. Things were very different 11 years ago when her husband Paul was jailed for the brutal murders of four girls and Dee was hounded from her home. Dee has kept all this a secret from her 15-year-old son Jamie. Now he has discovered the truth about his father and demands to see him. Written by Anonymous

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What do you do if you discover you are the son of a serial killer ?


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It took around 2 hours to film the scene in the school hall when the students get told about the death. See more »

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Nick Laughland
6 February 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I think that the one true star of Like Father Like son was the director Nick Laughland.

He is an inspiring man and this drama really shows how much his talent should be recognised and awarded. His ability to bring the best out of all the actors involved and create a magical environment where all the stories came together is truly a remarkable achievement. This alone shows a man of true talent and although jam packed with stars he shone the brightest.

With his ideas and knowledge and commendable vision he alone created a masterpiece!

I am very much looking forward to another.


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