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McDonald & Dodds 

A shy and enigmatic Detective Sergeant is partnered with a wildly ambitious Detective Chief Inspector to solve crimes in the historic city of Bath.

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Robert Murphy
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Series cast summary:
Jason Watkins ...  DS Dodds 2 episodes, 2020
Pearl Chanda ...  DC Laura Simpson 2 episodes, 2020
Tala Gouveia ...  DCI Lauren McDonald 2 episodes, 2020
Jack Riddiford ...  DC Darren Craig 2 episodes, 2020
James Murray ...  Chief Superintendent John Houseman 2 episodes, 2020
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A shy and enigmatic Detective Sergeant is partnered with a wildly ambitious Detective Chief Inspector to solve crimes in the historic city of Bath.

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For people who can still just WATCH TV
8 March 2020 | by aarontjohnstonSee all my reviews

This show is a piece of enjoyment, it's comfort TV or as it's known "Fast-food Media". You can tell where the story is going in places but has some clever twists and doesn't miss a beat as it goes through its mystery.

Both of the characters are enjoyable and written appropriately, Dodds the old-fashioned, mature detective who's asking all the unasked questions. And Mcdonald who's the too-fast on her feet DCI who is impatient but impressed by her partners abilities. They make a wonderful pair that play off nicely against each other.

The story is compelling and smart with plenty of little funny bits in it and it plays perfectly off the different actors/actresses.

2 hours is a lot to invest itself in but it does fill a nice gap with a fully told out story, rather than in bits.

People are complaining and bombing the series with their reviews but are of the circles of people who can no longer just sit down and enjoy something, instead they must pick it apart.

The show is a hearty filler, harmless with good humour and great technicalities that'll keep you on your toes working out as you go. With some cliche moments but plenty to enjoy the series is off to a fine enjoyable start to wrap up the weekend.


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1 March 2020 (UK) See more »

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