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"Law & Order: UK" Samaritan (2009)

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Dick Wolf (original series created by)
Chris Chibnall (teleplay by)
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Original Air Date:
30 July 2009 (Season 2, Episode 1)
A police officer is killed in a shoot out with a drug dealer. Based on the testimony of another dealer, Brooks and Devlin must determine whether back up was slow to arrive and left the officer to die because he was gay. Full summary » | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Bradley Walsh ... Ronnie Brooks

Jamie Bamber ... Matt Devlin

Harriet Walter ... Natalie Chandler

Ben Daniels ... James Steel

Freema Agyeman ... Alesha Phillips

Bill Paterson ... George Castle
Ashley Rolfe ... P.C. Nick Bentley

Patrick Malahide ... Robert Ridley, QC

Jamie Foreman ... P.C. Ray Griffin
Conor David McIntyre ... Sergeant Howard Drake
Will Beer ... P.C. Barney Goodison

Zienia Merton ... Judge Katerina Rose

Nicholas Blane ... Coroner Oswald Spear

Louise Marwood ... Anna Shorofsky (as Louise Howells)
Nicola Sanderson ... S.O.C.O. Joy Ackroyd
Tariq Jordan ... Teddy

Jessica Gunning ... Angela

Camilla Beeput ... Maya
Ashley Chin ... Theo Carson
Sheena Patel ... Jaya Kapur
Richard Rees ... Ken Leong
Kirsty Bushell ... W.P.C. Abbie Mellini
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Robert Glenister ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Andy Goddard 
Writing credits
Dick Wolf (original series created by)

Chris Chibnall (teleplay by)

Robert Nathan (based on "Manhood" written by)

Walon Green (based on "Manhood" story by) &
Robert Nathan (based on "Manhood" story by)

Produced by
Chris Chibnall .... executive producer: Kudos Film and Television
Jane Featherstone .... executive producer: Kudos Film and Television
Stephen Garrett .... executive producer: Kudos Film and Television
Pat Lees .... line producer
Richard Stokes .... producer
Dick Wolf .... executive producer: Wolf Films
Andrew Woodhead .... executive producer: Kudos Film and Television
Original Music by
Andy Price 
Cinematography by
David Luther (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Nigel Parkes 
Casting by
Andy Morgan 
Production Design by
Malcolm Thornton 
Art Direction by
Leigh Walker 
Costume Design by
Joan Wadge 
Makeup Department
Samantha Denyer .... makeup artist (as Sam Denyer)
Rebecca Lazard .... makeup artist
Susie Munachen .... make-up and hair designer
Production Management
Alison Barnett .... head of production
Sam Lucas .... post-production supervisor
Owen Twort .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Will Cummins .... third assistant director
Simon Morris .... first assistant director
Matthew Wehrle .... second assistant director
Art Department
Dempsey Cook .... prop master
Gina Cromwell .... production buyer
Max De Nett .... stand-by props (as Max de Nett)
Josh Jones .... stand-by carpenter
Catriona McKail .... stand-by art director
Ian Newton .... dressing props
Gary Watson .... dressing props
Steve Watson .... stand-by props
Kevin Woodhouse .... graphics designer
Barry Gingell .... IT designer (uncredited)
Barry Gingell .... digital props (uncredited)
Sophia Millar .... art department assistant (uncredited)
Kip Walker .... stand-by props (uncredited)
Sound Department
James Bain .... boom operator
Howard Bargroff .... dubbing mixer
Rudi Buckle .... sound recordist
Lee Crichlow .... sound effects editor
Ben Norrington .... dialogue editor
Nick Foley .... adr mixer (uncredited)
George Hapig .... foley artist (uncredited)
Johnathan Rush .... assistant sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Mark Clayton .... gaffer
Rana Darwish .... video playback operator
Enrico Faccio .... electrician
Benny Harper .... best boy
Pier Hausemer .... focus puller
Joe Maples .... focus puller
Mark McQuoid .... camera operator
John McSweeney .... grip
Richard O'Brien .... clapper loader
Steve Young .... electrician
Felix Pickles .... camera trainee (uncredited)
Daniel Tubby .... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Casting Department
Sacha Green .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tessa Phillips .... wardrobe supervisor
Lydia Scott .... costume stand-by (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Nigel Bunyan .... assistant editor
Richard Cradick .... on-line editor
Craig Heathcote .... post-production coordinator
Jet Omoshebi .... colorist
Eve Doherty .... trainee assistant editor (uncredited)
Location Management
Gary Pickering .... location manager
Kevin Westley .... location assistant
Music Department
Adam Lewis .... composer's assistant (uncredited)
Transportation Department
Paul Driscoll .... unit driver (uncredited)
Graham Poppleton .... unit driver (uncredited)
Other crew
Sharon Collins .... production runner
Sam Donovan .... script supervisor
Christine Hagon .... production accountant
Ken Lake .... police advisor
Laura Lankester .... script editor
Patrick Smith .... picture publicist
Lisa Vanoli .... publicist
Elaine Waugh .... production coordinator
Alex Wells .... publicist
Hannah Wilcock .... production runner
Russell Dewulff Booth .... base runner (uncredited)
Paul Goldsmith .... assistant accountant (uncredited)
Loreta Zajarskyte .... assistant coordinator (uncredited)
Nazir Afzal .... thanks
Crew verified as complete

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Additional Details

Germany:46 min

Did You Know?

Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): In the opening scene a patrolling police officer is called by Lima Oscar, his control; when he replies he calls Oscar Lima.See more »
Alesha Phillips:Can I just remind you that we owe our whole existence to a good relationship with the police? If we go after this, I will have to explain to the DPP exactly why we are committing institutional suicide.
George Castle:So we never prosecute police because we need their goodwill?
Alesha Phillips:No, correction, we never prosecute anyone unless we have a rock-solid case, and manslaughter-gross negligence is one hell of a leap.
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