Prime Suspect (2011–2012)

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About Jane Timoney, an iconoclastic female detective who has to make her bones in a tough New York precinct that is dominated by men.

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 Detective Jane Timoney (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Detective Reg Duffy (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Detective Luisito Calderon (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Desmond Timoney (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Detective Augie Blando (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Detective Evrard Velerio (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Matt Webb (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 Lieutenant Kevin Sweeney (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
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About Jane Timoney, an iconoclastic female detective who has to make her bones in a tough New York precinct that is dominated by men.

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Cop. An attitude.

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The show was originally set in San Francisco, but the setting was changed to New York City, because the producers thought New York was grittier. See more »

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Good Show Love the Actors.
1 November 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There are so many cop shows on TV now days, but a lot of them are over the top. I like that Prime Suspect is written around the main character and everything is played off of that. It's just a straight forward cop show nothing fancy like CSI and stuff like that. The actors are really good and at times the show is funny. I like it, it's simple and I am a simple person. The main actress which the show is based off of does a fantastic job, she is a really good actor. I love her personality on the show trying to make it in an all guy department, she holds her own. I also like how at the end of the day she shows vulnerability and emotion from the stress of her job as well as her personal life. I have never seen the British version and don't really care to. I know some might compare it to not as good as the British version; but being I have never watched that version, the show is great. Give it a chance and see for yourself.


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