Frank Martin is an ex special ops, who now spends his life as a transporter on the other side of the law. With three rules, he always completes his contracts. One way, or the other.
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Chris Vance ...  Frank Martin 24 episodes, 2012-2014
François Berléand ...  Inspector Tarconi 14 episodes, 2012-2014
Charly Hübner ...  Dieter Hausmann 13 episodes, 2012-2014
Violante Placido ...  Caterina Boldieu 12 episodes, 2014
Andrea Osvárt ...  Carla Valeri 12 episodes, 2012-2013
Delphine Chanéac ...  Juliette Dubois 12 episodes, 2012-2013
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Frank Martin returns as the Transporter with one very simple task - to deliver the package against all the odds. However, something that sounds so simple, is rarely so. Joined by two new team members, Caterina Boldieu, an ex- DGSE agent and later in the series, Jules Faroux, a computer and mechanical whizz, Frank is hired to deliver a diverse range of packages - from pop princesses to priceless paintings. Frank Martin takes the jobs no other transporter will touch or can achieve - simply because they are too challenging and the odds seemingly insurmountable. That is why he is considered the best transporter in the world. Frank's jobs take him to many beautiful locations around the world, but they also draw him into danger and mystery. And more often than not, solving that mystery will lead Frank to successfully completing his mission. However Frank's jobs aren't solely about the packages he must deliver but also about the people he meets. While his emphasis is always on completing the... Written by Atlantique Production

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One man, Three rules, One goal...

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Action | Crime

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Danielle Armstrong covered "Working Man" for the opening credits of Transporter: The Series. This version was arranged by Jamie Forsyth. This song is original from Canadian group Rush, written by Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee in 1974, and released in their first album called it "Rush". See more »

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The episodes exist in both uncut and censored versions, the latter of which aired on certain channels in the USA such as TNT. See more »

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Spun-off from The Transporter (2002) See more »

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Glossy entertainment full of product placement and unrealistic scenes
19 June 2015 | by BeneCumbSee all my reviews

As I had seen all Transporter films and got used to Jason Statham in the leading role, it took some to time to accept Chris Vance - in spite of his charm and abilities (most of supporting cast is not striking either). And unlike the films, the series had evident need for additional sponsorship as the role of product placements - starting from Audi's logo and ending with all connected to France/French - is unusually large.

As for the script, it includes bizarre approaches and elements. Well, the events take place mostly in "decent" Western countries, it is odd to watch Frank Martin rapidly and recklessly driving on city streets, sometimes with shootings, and there is hardly any police trying to catch or stop them; fights are often for fight's sake as well and clothing of the involved remain nice and clean; most real bad guys treat the Transporter oddly in a mild manner, etc. etc.

Thus, it is not a high-quality entertainment, but if you have limited time and not eager to ponder on and over all the time, then Transporter: The Series is still more than okay. Although there are casual flashbacks and references to the past, you are not obliged to watch all episodes in strict sequence or missing some of them - you will still get a picture what is going on.


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29 November 2012 (Germany) See more »

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