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Happy Valley 

TV-MA | | Crime, Drama | TV Series (2014– )
Catherine Cawood is the sergeant on duty when flustered and nervous accountant Kevin Weatherill comes into her West Yorkshire station to report a crime.

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Series cast summary:
...  Catherine Cawood 13 episodes, 2014-2019
...  Clare Cartwright 12 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Shafiq Shah 12 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Ann Gallagher 12 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Tommy Lee Royce 12 episodes, 2014-2016
Rhys Connah ...  Ryan Cawood 12 episodes, 2014-2016
Ishia Bennison ...  Joyce 11 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Mike Taylor 9 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Nevison Gallagher 9 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Daniel Cawood 9 episodes, 2014-2016
...  Helen Gallagher 7 episodes, 2014-2016
...  John Wadsworth 6 episodes, 2016
...  Ashley Cowgill 6 episodes, 2014
...  Kevin Weatherill 6 episodes, 2014
...  Andy Shepherd 6 episodes, 2016
...  Lewis Whippey 6 episodes, 2014
...  Jodie Shackleton 6 episodes, 2016
...  Amanda Wadsworth 6 episodes, 2016
...  Richard Cawood 6 episodes, 2014
...  Frances Drummond 6 episodes, 2016
Madison Brown ...  Amber Wadsworth 6 episodes, 2016
James Senneck ...  Ben Wadsworth 6 episodes, 2016
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Catherine is a no-nonsense police sergeant who heads up a team of officers in a rural Yorkshire valley. When a staged kidnapping spirals out of control turning into a brutal series of crimes, Catherine finds herself involved in something significantly bigger than her rank, but unknowingly close to home. Written by Anonymous

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The show was written specifically for Sarah Lancashire, who had previously had a starring role in Sally Wainwright's Last Tango in Halifax (2012). Wainwright was so impressed by Lancashire's performance, she devised "Happy Valley" as a solo vehicle for Lancashire. See more »

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Gripping, Powerful, Tense, 100% drama at it's best
21 May 2014 | by See all my reviews

Happy Valley......not for most of the residents! The BBC tend to (every now and then) come up with a block busting drama series. This one had (and has) me gripped to my seat from the start. Clever interaction between all the cast and 'Superb' acting on the part of every actor/actress including Corrie's Sarah Lancashire and Benidorm's Steve Pemberton. Great Yorkshire setting, the atmosphere oozes out of every brick & stone. Edge of the seat stuff, every episode ending in a cliff hanger.. Please let there be more BBC, you do have an awful habit of killing of great drama series just when everyone is hooked (e.g. Garrow's Law). Bring on season two please (writer) Sally Wainwright


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