Two female detectives, one motherly, the other emotionally immature, have varying levels of success applying their eccentric outlooks on life to their police cases and private lives.
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 DC Rachel Bailey / ... (33 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 DC Janet Scott (33 episodes, 2011-2016)
Tony Mooney ...
 DC Pete Readyough (32 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 DC Ian Mitchell / ... (31 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 DCI Gill Murray (30 episodes, 2011-2014)
Delroy Brown ...
 DC Lee Broadhurst (30 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 DC Kevin Lumb (20 episodes, 2011-2013)
Judith Barker ...
 Dorothy Parsons (19 episodes, 2012-2016)
Harriet Waters ...
 Taisie Scott (19 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 DS Andy Roper (14 episodes, 2011-2012)
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 PC Sean McCartney / ... (14 episodes, 2012-2013)
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Two female detectives, one motherly, the other emotionally immature, have varying levels of success applying their eccentric outlooks on life to their police cases and private lives.

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Lesley Sharp, (DC Janet Scott) and Nicholas Gleaves, (DS Andy Roper) are married, in real life. See more »

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V. Good
30 May 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Scott and Bailey's first episode was actually rather superb! OK so it was a little predictable but the banter between all of the characters and the clever questioning by Rachel Bailey at the end made this an enjoyable cop drama. To be fair, this series has a lot to live up to - it has a likable cast and its home, ITV, have a reputation for writing some very interesting and good detective dramas such as Morse, Lewis, Vera,Midsomer Murders and Law and Order:UK and, in my opinion, it continues ITV's success at writing and presenting detective dramas. I have a feeling that Scott and Bailey will continue to improve as the weeks go by...


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