A London detective moves to Newcastle after blowing the whistle on a corrupt colleague.




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Series cast summary:
...  DS Nicky Cole 14 episodes, 2004-2005
...  Claire Maxwell 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Andrew Dunn ...  Sgt. Rick Astel 14 episodes, 2004-2005
...  Errol Hill 14 episodes, 2004-2005
...  PC Martin Clark 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Michael Hodgson ...  DS Frank Maguire 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Darren Morfitt ...  DS Patrick Yates 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Emma Cleasby ...  Sgt. Katherine Brookes 14 episodes, 2004-2005
Jaeden Burke ...  Matty Cole 14 episodes, 2004-2005
...  Georgina Hodge 12 episodes, 2004-2005
Brian Protheroe ...  James Wren 8 episodes, 2004-2005
...  Humby / ... 8 episodes, 2004-2005
...  DI Russell Bing 7 episodes, 2005
Sam Williams ...  Mikey 7 episodes, 2005
...  DI Dennis Carter 6 episodes, 2004
Neil McCaul ...  Chief Supt Daniel Baxter / ... 6 episodes, 2004-2005
Ian McLaughlin ...  Sgt. Clive Edwards / ... 6 episodes, 2004-2005


A London detective moves to Newcastle after blowing the whistle on a corrupt colleague.

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6 July 2004 (UK)  »

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55 moires voreia  »

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

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More than clichés
30 October 2005 | by See all my reviews

Given how much crime drama is on TV, I don't know how programs avoid using genre formulae and "cliches" - but this show has a charm of its own. I was pleasantly surprised by it.

The charm is due in large part to Don Gilet, who provides an attractive focal point. Clichés though they are, I like the "chalk and cheese" relationship with the old-timer in uniform; the urbane at-home mentor; and the sexual tension with the lawyer (although I like the flirting with the policewoman better).

Themes of corruption and racism add some edge to the mix.

I've only been through Newcastle a few times - but the night settings not only add to the mood of this show, they also give the city an allure that might not come across so well in daylight.

We've just had the first series here in Australia. I hope it continues.

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