The tenacious and stubborn DCI Banks unravels disturbing murder mysteries aided by his young assistants, DS Annie Cabbot and DI Helen Morton.
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Series cast summary:
Stephen Tompkinson ...  DCI Alan Banks 32 episodes, 2010-2016
Jack Deam ...  DC Ken Blackstone 32 episodes, 2010-2016
Andrea Lowe ...  DS Annie Cabbot 27 episodes, 2010-2016
Caroline Catz ...  DI Helen Morton 24 episodes, 2012-2016
Lorraine Burroughs ...  DS Winsome Jackman 14 episodes, 2010-2012
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The tenacious and stubborn DCI Banks unravels disturbing murder mysteries aided by his young assistants, DS Annie Cabbot and DI Helen Morton.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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UK

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English

Release Date:

27 September 2010 (UK) See more »

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Kommissarie Banks See more »

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Series 4 and Series 5 are not based on Peter Robinson's original novels. See more »

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Wonderful detective show - don't believe the negative reviews
27 April 2013 | by forensictraumaSee all my reviews

Having read the other reviews here I was quite surprised about the negative ones, and the "too predictable" complaints. I find the cast to be really enjoyable to watch, and the stories are interesting and well written. Sure the chief is a little glum here and there, but overall he seems like a relatively happy fellow, even with the reasonable hope of a love interest. There is a minimum of forensic or medical nonsense that makes it hard for someone who knows a little bit about such things to watch without squirming. The interaction with the new DI in the most recent season is fun, and the character actors are very familiar to those of use who watch a lot of BBC. So for open minded viewers my recommendation is to not be put off by the negative comments.


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