The Spartacus Thing

Series 3 - Episode 3 The Spartacus Thing



Janine investigates when a man recently released from prison is found strangled with a dog chain. It appears to be an open-and-shut case when Vinny McAteer admits killing his son-in-law, but the detective, harassed by the arrival of new boss Det Supt Louise Hogg, soon finds all the dead man's in-laws are queuing up to confess individually to the crime. Tom Bell guest stars.

Cast & Crew

DCI Janine Lewis Caroline Quentin
DI Richard Mayne Ian Kelsey
DS Butchers Paul Loughran
Det Supt Louise Hogg Saskia Wickham
Vinny McAteer Tom Bell
Margi McAteer Rachel Davies
Colin/Stephen McAteer John McArdle
Paula Hickson/Lynne Aziz Louise Delamere
DS Shap Nicholas Murchie
Saadiq Aziz Ace Bhatti
Pete Lewis Joe Tucker
Michael Lewis Geoff Bretton
Tom Lewis Ceallach Spellman
Ellie Lewis Eden Garrity
Charlotte Lewis Rosanna and Caitlin Brett
Alan Hickson James Nickerson
Judge Martin Oldfield
Kevin McAteer Andonis Anthony
Billy Stuart Wolfenden
Drinker Everal Walsh
Tina Jude Vause
Forensic scientist Rina Mahoney
Desk sergeant Anthony Bessick
Doorwoman Maria Mesci
Hilary Elizabeth Thompson
Secretary Karen Asemper
Director Suri Krishnamma
Producer Gina Cronk
Writer John Fay
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