Case Histories (2011– )

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Former soldier and policeman, Jackson Brodie, becomes a private investigator.

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 Jackson Brodie (9 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Julia Land (5 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Josie Brodie (4 episodes, 2011)
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 Marcus Stewart (4 episodes, 2011)
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 Archie Munroe (4 episodes, 2011)
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 Young Jackson (4 episodes, 2011-2013)
Allan Lindsay ...
 Francis Brodie (3 episodes, 2011)
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 Patrick Carter (3 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Amelia Land (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Reggie (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Martin Canning (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Joanna Hunter (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Binky Rain (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Richard Moat (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Theo Wyre (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Neil Hunter (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Gloria Hatter (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Lily Rose (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Ms MacDonald (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Laura Wyre (2 episodes, 2011)
Neil McKinven ...
 Gary Moore (2 episodes, 2011)
Simon Weir ...
 Paul Bradley (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Michelle Moore (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Tatiana (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Stuart Lappin (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Terence Smith (2 episodes, 2011)
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 Shirley Manning (2 episodes, 2011)
Alexander West ...
 Andrew Jones (2 episodes, 2011)
Tessa Titterington ...
 Young Amelia (2 episodes, 2011)
April Forrest ...
 Niamh Brodie (2 episodes, 2011)
Sandy Welch ...
 Victor Land (2 episodes, 2011)
Gary French ...
 Billy Teague (2 episodes, 2011)
Stella Hetherington ...
 Young Julia (2 episodes, 2011)
Scott Hoatson ...
 Craig (2 episodes, 2011)
Anna Nierobisz ...
 Iriana (2 episodes, 2011)
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Graeme Rooney ...
 Ian (2 episodes, 2011)
Natasha Watson ...
 Young Sylvia (2 episodes, 2011)
Shonagh Price ...
 Gabrielle Mason (2 episodes, 2011)
Layla Grace Kerr ...
 Olivia Land (2 episodes, 2011)
Varrie McElwaine ...
 Young Joanna (2 episodes, 2011)
Victoria Balnaves ...
 Rosemary Land (2 episodes, 2011)
Niall Grieg Fulton ...
 Michael Anderson (2 episodes, 2011)
Niall Macgregor ...
 Stan Jessop (2 episodes, 2011)
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Carole Anders ...
 Neighbour (2 episodes, 2011)
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Glenna Morrison ...
 Jean Stanton (2 episodes, 2011)
Frances Grey ...
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 John Burton (2 episodes, 2011)
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Michelle Donnelly ...
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Gregor Gillespie ...
 Young Jackson (2 episodes, 2011-2013)
Adriana & Juliana Cairns ...
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Kari Corbett ...
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 Charlotte McGill (2 episodes, 2013)
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Former soldier and policeman, Jackson Brodie, becomes a private investigator.

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Closure comes in many forms
27 October 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Jason Isaacs stars as detective Jackson Brodie in "Case Histories," which is a miniseries filmed in Edinburgh. Brodie works on several cases at once. This episode concerned a child who disappeared 30 years earlier, a young woman who was murdered years earlier, a woman engaged to be married attempting to find her niece, plus he's helping a paranoid old woman who never pays him. And her nephew is after him to stop. Divorced, Brodie often takes his daughter on cases when he has visitations, and she's quick to tell her mother, "Dad beat up a man," and things of that nature when she gets home.

The series is based on books by Kate Allison. The stories are dark and brooding amidst the glorious scenery of Edinburgh - absolutely spectacular cinematography. The stories intertwine and have more than a few twists. In short, "Case Histories" makes for very absorbing viewing.

Jackson Brodie is a likable character in the hands of Jason Isaacs - he's handsome, adventurous, and really tries to help his clients. He has sadness, too -- his brother was killed, and the case has never been solved. Everyone has secrets on "Case Histories." The acting is very good, but Millie Innes who plays Brodie's daughter is irresistible, a beautiful child as well as a good actress. What sets Brodie apart a bit from some other detectives is the human touch. He's a man of great humanity, and he brings this to his cases. Highly recommended.


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