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

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Series cast summary:
Ludo Hellinx ...  Raymond Jacobs 127 episodes, 1999-2009
Mark Tijsmans ...  Wilfried Pasmans 127 episodes, 1999-2009
Veerle Malschaert ...  Carla Deseyn 90 episodes, 2000-2009
Andrea Croonenberghs ...  Britt Michiels 84 episodes, 1999-2009
Rebecca Huys ...  Merel Vanneste 77 episodes, 1999-2007
...  John Nauwelaerts 75 episodes, 2003-2009
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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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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Talk to me
Written by Raf Van Brussel
Performed by Raf Van Brussel
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Enjoyable Belgian police series
21 February 2007 | by See all my reviews

This is an enjoyable Belgian TV series. I have watched most of the episodes on the DVD box sets available. The DVDs have no English subtitles, so you need to be able to speak Dutch to understand them. OK, its not great art, and doesn't have the high production values of American or British crime series e.g. CSI or Midsomer Murders but the show has an interesting, likable set of characters who come and go over the course of the different years, moments of charming humour and is very watchable. A good, old fashioned police drama which has provided me with hours of viewing pleasure. By the way, I have also seen Sedes en Belli and Witse, which are entertaining too. Thank you TV1.


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