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Life on Mars

  • Season 2
  • 8 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Sam Tyler almost feels at home in 1970s Manchester. But as the lines between his present and the past begin to blur, he must discover the truth about his situation

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Episode 4: Life on Mars

Summary

Gene fears a serial killer he brought to justice in the 1960s has resurfaced after a woman's body is found. The victim's resemblance to a family member triggers childhood memories for Sam, who goes undercover in middle-class suburbia to investigate. Drama, guest starring former Coronation Street actresses Eva Pope and Georgia Taylor, with Philip Glenister and John Simm.

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Cast

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DI Sam TylerJohn Simm
Gene HuntPhilip Glenister
WDC Annie CartwrightLiz White
Ray CarlingDean Andrews
Chris SkeltonMarshall Lancaster
WPC Phyllis DobbsNoreen Kershaw
Young SamAlexander O'Loughlin
GracieCarissa Wistow
PathologistAndy Hockley
Denise WilliamsGeorgia Taylor
Roger TwillingNicholas Palliser
Carol TwillingEva Pope
Mrs LuckhurstClaire McGlinn
Edith WilliamsMeryl Hampton
Twilling's lawyerAndrew Readman

Crew

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DirectorRichard Clark
ProducerCameron Roach
WriterAshley Pharoah

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  • Episode 4

    Life on Mars

    Summary

    Gene fears a serial killer he brought to justice in the 1960s has resurfaced after a woman's body is found. The victim's resemblance to a family member triggers childhood memories for Sam, who goes undercover in middle-class suburbia to investigate. Drama, guest starring former Coronation Street actresses Eva Pope and Georgia Taylor, with Philip Glenister and John Simm.

    How to watch

    Next showing

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

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    DI Sam TylerJohn Simm
    Gene HuntPhilip Glenister
    WDC Annie CartwrightLiz White
    Ray CarlingDean Andrews
    Chris SkeltonMarshall Lancaster
    WPC Phyllis DobbsNoreen Kershaw
    Young SamAlexander O'Loughlin
    GracieCarissa Wistow
    PathologistAndy Hockley
    Denise WilliamsGeorgia Taylor
    Roger TwillingNicholas Palliser
    Carol TwillingEva Pope
    Mrs LuckhurstClaire McGlinn
    Edith WilliamsMeryl Hampton
    Twilling's lawyerAndrew Readman

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorRichard Clark
    ProducerCameron Roach
    WriterAshley Pharoah

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