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Parfum 

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When a singer is found murdered, with her scent glands excised from her body, detectives probe a group of friends who attended boarding school with her.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Friederike Becht ...  Nadja Simon 6 episodes, 2018
Natalia Belitski ...  Elena Seliger 6 episodes, 2018
Oskar Belton ...  Roman 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Leon Lukas Blaschke ...  Moritz 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Franziska Brandmeier ...  "K" 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
August Diehl ...  Moritz de Vries 6 episodes, 2018
Ken Duken ...  Roman Seliger 6 episodes, 2018
Christian Friedel ...  Daniel Sluiter 6 episodes, 2018
Marc Hosemann ...  Jens Brettschneider 6 episodes, 2018
Jürgen Maurer ...  Matthias Köhler 6 episodes, 2018
Julius Nitschkoff ...  Bursche 15 Jahre / ... 6 episodes, 2018
Trystan Pütter ...  Thomas Butsche 6 episodes, 2018
Valerie Stoll ...  Elena 13 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Wotan Wilke Möhring ...  Joachim Grünberg 6 episodes, 2018
Carlotta von Falkenhayn ...  Elsie 5 episodes, 2018
Susanne Wuest ...  Lydia Suchanow 5 episodes, 2018
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Based on motives by the global best-seller of the same name by Patrick Suskind, the Perfume series shifts the action to the modern day and uses the book's idea of manipulating people through scent as a springing-off point. A young profiler investigating a series of brutal murders traces events back to a small cadre of boys at a boarding school who experimented with manipulating people using human scents.

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Official Sites:

Official Site [German]

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

14 November 2018 (Germany) See more »

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Parfum See more »

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2.00 : 1
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So sinister!
17 January 2019 | by neldewijnSee all my reviews

The start of the show is shocking to see the wounds made to the muder victim's body, but this is not your usual "who dun it " show. It takes a sinister turn when flashbacks reveal troubled youths, how they struggled with their past ,come together for the funeral and how police is quite quick to blame one person, but a determined detective knows all. I did not feel the need to make the detective have an affair with her boss in the storyline. The French language was a nice change too


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