London detectives investigate crimes from the past, unravelling secrets left buried for years.

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Chris Lang
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Series cast summary:
Sanjeev Bhaskar ...  DS Sunil 'Sunny' Khan / ... 27 episodes, 2015-2022
Jordan Long ...  DS Murray Boulting 25 episodes, 2015-2022
Lewis Reeves ...  DC Jake Collier 25 episodes, 2015-2022
Nicola Walker ...  DCI Cassie Stuart 24 episodes, 2015-2021
Peter Egan ...  Martin Hughes 24 episodes, 2015-2021
Carolina Main ...  DC Fran Lingley / ... 19 episodes, 2017-2022
Hiten Patel ...  DC Patel 4 episodes, 2017-2021
Jassa Ahluwalia ...  Adam Stuart 11 episodes, 2015-2021
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When the body of a young man is discovered in a derelict building, Detective Chief Inspector (DCI) Cassie Stuart is called in to investigate with her partner, Detective Sergeant (DS) Sunil "Sunny" Khan (Sanjeev Bhaskar). Jimmy Sullivan was a homeless runaway away boy, murdered in 1976 when the building was a hostel. His diary implicates four suspects; a clergyman, an eminent entrepreneur, a community worker, and a disabled house-bound husband caring for his wife. Each has a secret to hide. As their lies unravel, the people they love most begin to wonder what else they might be capable of. Nothing in this case is black and white. Can you ever really know the people closest to you? What secrets have they buried?.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Trevor Eve and Silas Carson appeared on Waking the Dead (2000). See more »

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Since the car was stolen, the car key, which was original, should still have been in the possession of the first owner. It couldn't have been found underneath the body. Except if the key was stolen first, or the key was left in the car, either in the ignition or above the windshield shade, under the mat, etc., and since that was never established, not a plot hole. See more »

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Featured in What Is Unforgotten? (2015) See more »

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All We Do
Written by Ant West and Josephine Vander Gucht
Performed by Ant West and Josephine Vander Gucht (as Oh Wonder)
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The epitome of British crime dramas; not a wasted episode
9 February 2017 | by golo348See all my reviews

I've become hooked on British crime drama ever since a fortuitous viewing of "Foyle's War" (still one of my all-time favourites). Seeing the first episode of "Unforgotten" (Series 1) was enough to whet my appetite for more so I was thrilled to see what they would do with another season and another plot line that slowly and methodically (but not pedantically) plays out across all six episodes. What comes across in both series is that your past can pop up at the most inopportune moments. Play it for dramatic effect and you will understand why "Unforgotten" is such a powerful and mesmerizing crime drama series. Above all, it's the humanity of the characters that draws you in and keeps you interested in what will happen to them when the past rears its ugly head--sometimes with disastrous consequences!


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UK

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Release Date:

8 April 2018 (USA) See more »

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Unforgotten See more »

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England, UK See more »

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16:9 HD
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