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Above Suspicion 

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The murder of a young actress starts an investigation that uncovers on-screen tensions, a complex private life, controversial memoirs, and suspected abuse.

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Lynda La Plante
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Series cast summary:
Kelly Reilly ...  DI Anna Travis / ... 11 episodes, 2009-2012
Ciarán Hinds ...  DCS James Langton / ... 11 episodes, 2009-2012
Shaun Dingwall ...  DCI Mike Lewis / ... 11 episodes, 2009-2012
Amanda Lawrence ...  DC Joan Faukland / ... 11 episodes, 2009-2012
Celyn Jones ...  DS Paul Barolli 9 episodes, 2010-2012
Michelle Holmes ...  DC Barbara Maddox 8 episodes, 2009-2012
Thusitha Jayasundera ...  Veronica Malins 5 episodes, 2009-2012
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Young Detective Constable Anna Travis joins the team led by D.C.I. Langton to investigate a series of gruesome murders of young women, which first began eight years previously. All the victims were prostitutes and all killed in the same way. Then a seventh body is found but this is the corpse of a student, though a vital piece of evidence links her death to the others, involving a house in Manchester where Alan Daniels, a popular young actor, grew up. Anna goes undercover to get to know him better but finds herself getting emotionally involved. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Most of the main actors and actresses have starred in another Lynda La Plante series called Prime suspect See more »

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Sick of gratuitous violence against women
7 September 2017 | by correll-66294See all my reviews

I actually like the cast of this series and I might have given it an 8 if it wasn't for the sickening and gratuitous violence against women. Men don't get murdered anymore or mutilated women is just too inviting. So sick of the lack of imagination and total reliance on sex and violence.


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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

4 January 2009 (UK) See more »

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Silent Scream See more »

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Portugal See more »

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16 : 9
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