Yorkshire award-winning crime drama by Sally Wainwright following a young woman's release from prison after 15 or 16 years time served for murdering two police officers. All she wants now is to find her younger sister.
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Series cast summary:
...  Ruth Slater 3 episodes, 2009
...  Lucy Belcombe / ... 3 episodes, 2009
...  Steve Whelan 3 episodes, 2009
...  Izzie Ingram 3 episodes, 2009
...  John Ingram 3 episodes, 2009
...  Emily Belcombe 3 episodes, 2009
...  Michael Belcombe 3 episodes, 2009
...  Rachel Belcombe 3 episodes, 2009
...  Hannah Whelan 3 episodes, 2009
...  Kieran Whelan 3 episodes, 2009
...  Eddie Ackroyd 2 episodes, 2009
Daryl Fishwick ...  Carol Crossland 2 episodes, 2009
Freddie Jackson ...  Charlie Ingram 2 episodes, 2009
Matt Hall ...  Rufus Ingram 2 episodes, 2009
...  Alan 2 episodes, 2009
...  Brad 2 episodes, 2009
...  Tracey Broadbent 2 episodes, 2009
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Yorkshire award-winning crime drama by Sally Wainwright following a young woman's release from prison after 15 or 16 years time served for murdering two police officers. All she wants now is to find her younger sister.

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Jemma Redgrave (Rachel Belcombe) & Faye McKeever (Hannah Whelan) also worked together on episode 18.23, Holby City: Where We Belong (2016), of Holby City (1999) as Bernie Wolfe & Melissa Peters respectively. See more »

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Featured in Unforgiven: Behind the Scenes (2009) See more »

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Suranne superb
26 January 2009 | by See all my reviews

Suranne Jones shows what she can do in this TV drama. A little predictable in plotting but Suranne's performance is excellent. You are always involved in her character and she makes Ruth believable. To go from a soap like Corrie (which must have been a marvellous learning situation for a young actor) to proper drama like Unforgiven is a leap which many do not manage. Suranne chose fairly wisely, with the exception of Harley Street, and was always watchable and credible. The supporting cast are pretty good too, some playing against their usual type. The three part series is one that appeals to me if one cannot watch it in its entirety.Itv seem to do this format well and in these more austere times they are still championing good intelligent drama when the mood takes them. The BBC still do period stuff better but credit where credit is due.


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