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New Tricks

  • 2008
  • Season 5
  • 8 episodes
  • Drama
  • Crime/detective

Summary

A fresh batch of episodes for series five sees Jack's mind not on the job as a man faces trial for trying to murder him. The publication of a biography leads to the reopening of an old case; the squad investigates an arson attack that killed a radio DJ; and a deathbed confession leads the team to investigate the suicide of a 1970s rock star.

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Episode 6: Magic Majestic

Summary

The team investigates the death of a man originally thought to have been killed by his hypnotised wife. Brian confronts the magician named in a tip-off and becomes embroiled in a battle of wits, while Gerry, sceptical of the phenomenon, agrees to be put under the spell of an expert at the Magic Circle - with disturbing results. Sam Kelly ('Allo! 'Allo!) guest stars

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Released on
2008-08-11
Languages
English
Formats
Colour

Credits

Cast

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Brian LaneAlun Armstrong
Jack HalfordJames Bolam
Det Supt Sandra PullmanAmanda Redman
Gerry StandingDennis Waterman
Brandon SkyeMark Bazeley
Guy CarseSam Kelly
Lulu QuestorSara Stewart
Katie BriersKirsty Mitchell
Clive BurgessJustin Salinger
Dr Neville MoroniKevin Eldon

Crew

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ProducerKeith Thompson
DirectorJulian Simpson
WriterPaul Rutman

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  • Summary

    The team investigates the death of a man originally thought to have been killed by his hypnotised wife. Brian confronts the magician named in a tip-off and becomes embroiled in a battle of wits, while Gerry, sceptical of the phenomenon, agrees to be put under the spell of an expert at the Magic Circle - with disturbing results. Sam Kelly ('Allo! 'Allo!) guest stars

    How to watch

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    There are no live broadcasts scheduled for this show. But it is available via the streaming providers below.

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    We may earn commission from links on this page. Our editorial is always independent (learn more)

    Details

    Released on
    2008-08-11
    Languages
    English
    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Brian LaneAlun Armstrong
    Jack HalfordJames Bolam
    Det Supt Sandra PullmanAmanda Redman
    Gerry StandingDennis Waterman
    Brandon SkyeMark Bazeley
    Guy CarseSam Kelly
    Lulu QuestorSara Stewart
    Katie BriersKirsty Mitchell
    Clive BurgessJustin Salinger
    Dr Neville MoroniKevin Eldon

    Crew

    rolename
    ProducerKeith Thompson
    DirectorJulian Simpson
    WriterPaul Rutman
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