Popular fiction series about police officers in a precinct of Ghent (Flanders, Belgium), both professionally and in their private lives.

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Pierre De Clercq
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ludo Hellinx Ludo Hellinx ...  Raymond Jacobs 127 episodes, 1999-2009
Mark Tijsmans Mark Tijsmans ...  Wilfried Pasmans 127 episodes, 1999-2009
Veerle Malschaert Veerle Malschaert ...  Carla Deseyn 91 episodes, 2000-2009
Andrea Croonenberghs Andrea Croonenberghs ...  Britt Michiels 84 episodes, 1999-2009
Rebecca Huys Rebecca Huys ...  Merel Vanneste 77 episodes, 1999-2007
Jo De Meyere ...  John Nauwelaerts 75 episodes, 2003-2009
Maarten Bosmans Maarten Bosmans ...  Bruno Soetaert / ... 66 episodes, 2001-2008
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This popular fiction series follows the police officers in a precinct of Ghent (Flanders, Belgium), both professionally and in their private lives. Main characters include detectives like John Nauwelaerts and Raymond Jacobs, the gay Wilfried Pasmans who shakes his sissy image by moving from office - to field work, motorized cops such as Nick Debbaut and the ethnic Turks Selattin and Mihriban Ates. Other recurring characters include some of their relatives or partners, especially when those side-stories interact with their police work, as well as forensic and public prosecution officials. Written by KGF Vissers

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Crime | Drama | Action

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Country:

Belgium

Language:

Flemish | Dutch

Release Date:

17 October 1999 (Belgium) See more »

Also Known As:

Flikken Gent See more »

Filming Locations:

Ghent, Flanders, Belgium

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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The character John Nauwelaerts played by Jo De Meyere first appeared in '"Heterdaad" (1996)'. He swapped series because the character moved from Brussels to Ghent. See more »

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Spin-off Flikken Maastricht (2007) See more »

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5 October 2002 | by ruvaskySee all my reviews

This series is the best Belgian production ever. I live in Ghent and we are all very proud on our city. The way this series (Flikken is about a police-department located in Ghent) shows our city to the world makes us all very happy. The series was supported by our own police-department to make it look realistic, and I think those officers did a great job. A few years ago, the name "Flikken" was a negative nickname for "cops" in dutch. Now, thanks to the series, it's considered as a compliment...


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