DCI Banks: Season 2, Episode 5

Cold Is the Grave: Part 1 (14 Oct. 2011)

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A case terrifyingly close to home occurs as Banks is asked by his boss to find his missing teenage daughter.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Deam ...
Colin Tierney ...
CS Rydell
Diner Manager
Andonis Anthony ...
Niall Gilbert
Ross Armstrong ...
PC Rickert
Ross Boatman ...
DI Richard Brownlow
Tony Grimes
Charlie McKay
Scott Dyet ...
Crash Scene Uniform
Paddy Fletcher ...
Night Porter
Gemma Hepworth ...
Ruth Walker


Petty crook Charlie McKay is found murdered in a gangland execution after stealing a van. Meanwhile Banks goes to London to bring back Emily, the erring schoolgirl daughter of Chief Superintendent Rydell, whose topless photos have appeared on the Internet. Banks tracks her down living with violent criminal Barry Clough and returns her to her parents. However, after Emily has implied she has a lot of incriminating evidence about Clough, his henchman Niall Gilbert follows them and she disappears again. Then a young girl's corpse is discovered. Written by don @ minifie-1

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When Banks enters The Porcupine pub, he requests a pint of bitter. Immediately, he takes a phone call, after which he swigs whiskey from a glass. No pint, no bitter. See more »


[At Chief Superintendent Rydell's request, Banks has found Rydell's daughter in London and brought her back home. Their taxi pulls up outside Rydell's house]
Emily Rydell: [wearily] Oh well, here we go. Tears, snot and shouting.
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