Secret State (2012)

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Secret State explores the relationship between a democratically elected government, big business and the banks.

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 Tom Dawkins (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Sgt. Wrigglesworth (4 episodes, 2012)
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 John Hodder (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Lee Foulds (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Ellis Kane (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Ros Yelland (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Laura Duchenne (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Gina Hayes (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Agnes Evans (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Joss Leyton (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Paul J. Clark (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Nillis Jacobson / ... (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Saeed Khan (4 episodes, 2012)
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 Funeral Attendant (4 episodes, 2012)
Johnny Topping ...
 Agent (4 episodes, 2012)
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 General Munnery (3 episodes, 2012)
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 Carol Molloy (3 episodes, 2012)
Michael Gould ...
 William Hawley (3 episodes, 2012)
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 Anthony Fossett (3 episodes, 2012)
Patricia Winker ...
 MP / ... (3 episodes, 2012)
Martin Chamberlain ...
 Speaker of the House of Commons (2 episodes, 2012)
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 Downing St Journalist (2 episodes, 2012)
Becky Hindley ...
 Downing St Journalist (2 episodes, 2012)
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 Sir Michael Rix (2 episodes, 2012)
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 Special Ops Major (2 episodes, 2012)
Kriss Dosanjh ...
 Jitin Mukerjee (2 episodes, 2012)
Ross Boatman ...
 Michael (2 episodes, 2012)
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 MI6 Agent (2 episodes, 2012)
Andrew Pollard ...
 Political Correspondent (2 episodes, 2012)
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Secret State explores the relationship between a democratically elected government, big business and the banks.

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A Decent drama
2 December 2012 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

A good drama but A little confused and Hurried.

I was hoping for the story to actually go somewhere but i was disappointed.

Its good but too short and deserves a full series and story development.

But definite Kudos for Gabriel Byrnes dramatic performance. He really carried it along.

I enjoyed it but wanted more, it leaves you wanting the story to properly finish, and for "Byrnes" character to fulfill his heroic destiny.


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