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Release Date:
14 May 2006 (UK) See more »
A powerful and thought provoking drama based on one of the most shocking crimes of the 20th century, the chilling story of child killers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley.
A vivid drama that documents the notorious "Moors murderers", Ian Brady and Myra Hindley. Full summary »
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 (Series Cast) (in credits order)

Joanne Froggatt ... Maureen Smith

Maxine Peake ... Myra Hindley

Sean Harris ... Ian Brady

Matthew McNulty ... David Smith (as Michael McNulty)

George Costigan ... DCI Joe Mounsey
Charlotte Emmerson ... WDC Pat Clayton
John Henshaw ... DCS Arthur Benfield
James Quinn ... Supt Bob Talbot
Stephen MacKenna ... DCS Prescott
Steven Hillman ... DI Engels
Gordon Brown ... DS Jock Carr
Andy Quine ... Desk Sergeant
Susan Twist ... Nellie Hindley

Steve Evets ... Jack Smith
Margaret Jackman ... Granny Maybury
Colin Connor ... Pat Kilbride
Orla Cottingham ... Sheila Kilbride
Henry Cox ... Danny Kilbride
Kelli Hollis ... Ann West
Cyriack Stevenson ... Alan West
Lisa Millett ... Winnie Johnson

Marie Critchley ... Joan Reade
Ian Kay ... Edward Evans
Malcolm Scates ... DC Mike Masheder

Connor McIntyre ... DCS Dougie Nimmo
Bryan Lowe ... PC Bob Spiers
John Graham-Davies ... Godfrey Helpern QC
Russell Dixon ... Justice Fenton Atkinson
Robin Simpson ... Clerk of Court

Ian Champion ... TV Journalist
Amanda Fairclough ... Angry Woman
Jowanna Rose ... WDC Maggie Campion
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Callum ... Reporter
Joshua Emmons ... Michael Smity
Kathryn Elizabeth McIntyre ... Angry Women
Samuel Riley ... (uncredited)
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Directed by
Christopher Menaul 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Neil McKay 

Produced by
Lisa Gilchrist .... producer
Andy Harries .... executive producer
Paul Munn .... line producer
Original Music by
John Lunn 
Cinematography by
Lukas Strebel (director of photography)
Film Editing by
St. John O'Rorke 
Casting by
Judi Hayfield 
Sue Jackson 
Production Design by
Chris Truelove 
Makeup Department
Alison Elliott .... hair designer
Alison Elliott .... makeup designer
Donald McInnes .... makeup dailies
Production Management
Chris Clarkson .... post-production supervisor
Daniel Gulliver .... assistant unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Laura Coggan-Hulmes .... third assistant director (as Laura Coggan)
Diane Kasperowicz .... second assistant director
Dan Winch .... first assistant director
Art Department
Teri Fairhurst .... graphic designer
David Hayden .... dressing props
Oliver Kubicki .... stand-by art director
Colin Mutch .... props
Sound Department
Ed Brookes .... boom operator
John Crumpton .... dialogue editor
Malcolm Davies .... production sound mixer
Peter Lord .... sound trainee
John Rutherford .... sound effects editor
John Whitworth .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Steve Cawood .... second armourer
Steve Cawood .... special effects technician
Visual Effects by
Tanvir Hanif .... digital effects artist
Matt Wood .... visual effects supervisor
Andy Bradford .... stunt arranger
Andy Merchant .... stunt performer
Camera and Electrical Department
John Evans .... second assistant camera
Lee Howarth .... rigger
Steve Pugh .... key grip (2006)
James Scott .... focus puller
Bob Shipsey .... camera operator
Anthony Ward .... grip
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jane Marcantonio .... costume assistant
Katy While .... costume trainee
Editorial Department
Marsha Bramwell .... assistant editor
Neil Parker .... colorist
Music Department
Paul Golding .... music engineer
Other crew
Dave Bowen .... assistant accountant
Owen Brown .... post-production accountant
Sarah Carswell .... production secretary
Carly Ferguson .... floor runner
Ross Henderson .... production runner
Marigo Kehoe .... head of production
Andrew MacLean .... assistant accountant
Jon Miller .... production accountant
James Muirhead .... location manager
Kieron O'Keefe .... consultant
Carol Saunderson .... script supervisor
Charlotte Ingham .... assistant: producer (uncredited)

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
180 min (2 parts)
Aspect Ratio:
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Miscellaneous: The police use Maglite® torches which did not exist until 1979.See more »


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7 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Chilling Dramatisation., 27 July 2006
Author: Nicola Bullen (StupidLittleActress) from Uttoxeter, England.

Maxine Peake and Sean Harris both have wonderful performances as the infamous Moors Murderers Myra Hindley and Ian Brady. Such a powerful programme, yet there was hardly any gore. The silence just before it cut to adverts was creepy and surreal and let the events really sink in. After watching countless two part dramas on television I can safely say this is the best yet. The acting was second to none; you generally believed that Maxine and Sean were the people they portrayed. The devastation of the families was so well shown, your heart went out to the families of the murdered. A wonderful dramatisation of a relatively touchy subject. Very well done.

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