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55 Degrees North 

A London detective moves to Newcastle after blowing the whistle on a corrupt colleague.
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Series cast summary:
Don Gilet ...  DS Nicky Cole 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Dervla Kirwan ...  Claire Maxwell 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Andrew Dunn Andrew Dunn ...  Sgt. Rick Astel 14 episodes, 2004-2005
George Harris ...  Errol Hill 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Mark Stobbart Mark Stobbart ...  PC Martin Clark 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Michael Hodgson Michael Hodgson ...  DS Frank Maguire 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Darren Morfitt Darren Morfitt ...  DS Patrick Yates 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Emma Cleasby ...  Sgt. Katherine Brookes 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Jaeden Burke Jaeden Burke ...  Matty Cole 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Jacqueline King ...  Georgina Hodge 12 episodes, 2004-2005
Brian Protheroe Brian Protheroe ...  James Wren 8 episodes, 2004-2005
David Nellist ...  Humby / ... 8 episodes, 2004-2005
Mark Lewis Jones ...  DI Russell Bing 7 episodes, 2005
Sam Williams Sam Williams ...  Mikey 7 episodes, 2005
Christian Rodska ...  DI Dennis Carter 6 episodes, 2004
Neil McCaul Neil McCaul ...  Chief Supt Daniel Baxter / ... 6 episodes, 2004-2005
Ian McLaughlin Ian McLaughlin ...  Sgt. Clive Edwards / ... 6 episodes, 2004-2005
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A London detective moves to Newcastle after blowing the whistle on a corrupt colleague.

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Official Sites:

BBC [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 July 2004 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

55 moires voreia See more »

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Runtime:

(14 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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This series was called "The Night Detective" when it aired on BBC America. See more »

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Not just a police show...
29 May 2005 | by liz_hollandSee all my reviews

The series doesn't just focus on police work but real life situations. I love the way that all the actors seem to have the 'right' kind of chemistry, especially between Nicky Cole and Claire Maxwell. It has a lot of humour but is quite dramatic too. I think that the second series is even better than the first because all the characters have evolved and you feel you can understand them better. I think that the plot is well thought out and has a good balance between Nicky and Claire's home and work lives. I enjoy the scenes with Mattie and Errol (Nicky's family)because they give background to the programme and help you understand why they are who they are. I would give this 5 stars out of 5 because it really is unmissable.


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