A British police procedural, which follows the team from a forensic pathology facility that conducts scientific research to help solve crimes.

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Series cast summary:
Tara Fitzgerald ...  Eve Lockhart 6 episodes, 2011
Keith Allen ...  D.I. Hale 6 episodes, 2011
Wunmi Mosaku ...  Rosa Gilbert / ... 6 episodes, 2011
Mark Bazeley ...  Mike 6 episodes, 2011
Finlay Robertson ...  Oggy 6 episodes, 2011
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A British police procedural, which follows the team from a forensic pathology facility that conducts scientific research to help solve crimes.

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13 September 2011 (UK) See more »

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The Body Farm See more »

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This series is a spin-off of Waking the Dead (2000). Forensic scientist Eve Lockhart (Tara Fitzgerald) appeared in 42 episodes in total. See more »

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Promising but flawed
22 October 2011 | by angusalastair-154-429557See all my reviews

I eagerly awaited this spin off from Waking the Dead but was sadly disappointed. It nearly succeeds and hopefully they will commission a second series to right the wrongs as it is a very good idea and the cast are excellent. They should ditch the voice over at beginning and end - they made little sense and were just annoying. They should move the street hunt for the criminal a little further back and make us care about the characters by giving them considerably more flesh on the bone. I watched 6 episodes and I couldn't tell you the name of Eve's number 2. Or indeed if he is number 2 - he could be her boss for all we know.

Concentrate on the Body farm more - the 5th episode really picked up with good forensics on the burned body - the stories are good but seemed rushed - perhaps an hour is not enough if they were to let us into the lives and interactions of the Body Farmers.


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