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New Tricks

  • 2010
  • Season 7
  • 10 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Drama featuring an eccentric group of ex-police officers brought out of retirement to investigate unsolved crimes.

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Episode 2: It Smells of Books

Summary

Brian finds the library card of cold case victim Dr Richard Symes, leading the team to reinvestigate the death of the professor, who perished after falling from the roof of his college three years' previously. Sandra and Gerry interview Symes' widow, who believes principal Jeremy Ventham drove her husband to suicide following a conflict over teaching methods. Crime drama, starring Alun Armstrong and Amanda Redman.

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Cast

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Brian LaneAlun Armstrong
Jack HalfordJames Bolam
Sandra PullmanAmanda Redman
Gerry StandingDennis Waterman
Paula SymesBeth Goddard
Esther LaneSusan Jameson
Sophie UrquhartAnne Reid
Jasper UrquhartDavid Ryall
Jeremy VenthamJonathan Cullen
Pavel IllichGoran Kostic
Emma WoodfordSasha Behar
Tim MortimerTom Mison
AuctioneerRick Bacon
StudentScott Hazell
Ventham's PAFrancesca Wilson
Oaf in libraryJoshua Osei

Crew

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DirectorMartyn Friend
ProducerKeith Thompson
WriterJC Wilsher

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