Phillip Glenister said that he based the character of Gene Hunt on the soccer manager Brian Clough. See more »
After being run over Sam Tyler wakes up in a deserted waste ground by a sign advertising the forthcoming construction of the Mancunian Way. The year is 1973 however in reality the Mancunian Way was completed and open to traffic by the year 1967. See more »
[Gene violently pushes a table aside]
I'm done with this game. Let's play another. Let's play, eh, hopscotch or pin the tail on a donkey, you pick, Dora.
I want a lawyer.
I wanna hump Britt Ekland. What are we gonna do?
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