Stingers reveals the shadowy and ambiguous world of undercover cops - people with covert lives and constantly changing identities. They are the police who defeat crime from within the criminal world.
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Series cast summary:
Peter Phelps ...  Peter Church 192 episodes, 1998-2004
Kate Kendall ...  Angie Piper 192 episodes, 1998-2004
Anita Hegh ...  Ellen 'Mac' Mackenzie 110 episodes, 1998-2002
Ian Stenlake ...  Oscar Stone 110 episodes, 1998-2002
Gary Sweet ...  Luke Harris / ... 83 episodes, 2000-2004
Jacinta Stapleton ...  Christina Dicheria / ... 82 episodes, 2001-2004
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Peter Phelps stars in this drama series from producers Roger Simpson and Roger LeMesurier. Inspired by the life of a real undercover operative, Stingers is about undercover cops: people with covert lives and constantly changing identities. It reveals the shadowy and ambiguous life of police who work behind enemy lines, always without a badge and frequently without protection. Inspired by true events, Stingers reveals the shadowy and ambiguous world of undercover cops - people with covert lives and constantly changing identities. They are police who defeat crime from within the criminal world - always without a badge and frequently without protection. The series follows the lives of the operatives as they befriend and betray those on the other side of the law. For these select few, it is a deadly way of life.The undercover cops of Stingers are a unique breed. They must juggle their own lives - love, laughter, family and humanity - with the tension of the criminal personas they adopt in...

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Undercover. It turns the concept of Police Drama inside out.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Was canceled in 2004 due to a skyrocketing budget and the loss of several cast members a year earlier. See more »

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Great Series
19 June 2005 | by SofiaAraujoSee all my reviews

"Stingers" has just started being aired in Portugal, on a cable network called AXN. Right now, episodes feature Angie, Peter, Mac, Oscar and Danni. I was very sad to hear Mac and Oscar did not remain on the show, as I think the actors playing them did a wonderful job. The actress playing Mac seems really talented, and it's a pity she, Peter and Ian (in particular) aren't more well known abroad. Anyway, I want to congratulate the cast and crew from across the planet for a wonderful series that goes beyond the common cop flick into the real depth of cops lives and "real life" situations. Still, I wish certain topics could be more extended ( I remember an episode in which Ian's character becomes personally attached to a girl who is arrested as a drug "mail", because she trusted him - I think all those issues could be extended if they chose a two by two episode system). Nevertheless, I truly enjoy the show - Congratulations!!! All the best to you all and lots of success for the show. Ah, and you have made me crave visiting Melbourne! :)


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English

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29 September 1998 (Australia) See more »

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia See more »

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(192 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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