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 Zane Malik (20 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Patricia Wright (20 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Sonny Koa (20 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Helen Callas (20 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Jung Lim (20 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Rahman Malik (19 episodes, 2007-2011)
George Fayad ...
 Amir Malik (18 episodes, 2007-2011)
Lucy Abroon ...
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Major Crime is a metaphor for East and West, for the conscious and unconscious, for reconciliation and difference, for hope versus despair, as Malik struggles toward the sunlight while Crowley descends into the abyss. The tragedy, that the only thing that separated them was their own inability to know themselves is a universal human truth that transcends the difference between Muslim and non-Muslim Written by Kris Wyld

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I'm in awe.
10 January 2008 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

A ten rating from me for a cop show? Yup.

I've seen some cop shows, from at least a dozen countries I'm almost embarrassed to say, but none better than 'East West 101'. It's simply awesome the journey we take through just six episodes. The characters are so well drawn, by writers directors and actors, that it could easily be extended in various directions. But it doesn't need to be. At just six episodes it's a gem of rare distinction. Exciting, beautiful, moving, satisfying. I'm in awe. And beautiful Sydney, a city I know well, is up there on the screen, heart and soul. May that same spirit heal the world.

I'd prefer not to single out contributors to a superb collaborative effort. Just congratulations Team!

Do yourself a favor if you get the chance.


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