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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 5: Life on Mars

Summary

Sam faces a race against time as he attempts to forget his troubles and focus on an investigation into the kidnapping of a man's wife and daughter. As he picks through the details of the crime, he begins to consider who may be motivated to hold the pair hostage - only for Annie to leave herself exposed when she discovers the kidnapper's true identity. Fantasy drama, starring John Simm and Philip Glenister.

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Cast

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Sam TylerJohn Simm
Gene HuntPhilip Glenister
Annie CartwrightLiz White
Ray CarlingDean Andrews
Chris SkeltonMarshall Leicester
Phyllis DobbsNoreen Kershaw
Simon LambReece Dinsdale
Mrs BathurstLesley Clare O'Neill
Mavis WithamOlwen May
Don WithamJonty Stephens
Graham BathurstAdam Beresford
Mitch BathurstJames Peter Wells
Stella LambHayley McGroarty
Schoolgirl 1Alicia Hall
Schoolgirl 2Jodie Hamblett

Crew

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DirectorAndrew Gunn
ProducerCameron Roach
WriterMatthew Graham

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  • Episode 5

    Life on Mars

    Summary

    Sam faces a race against time as he attempts to forget his troubles and focus on an investigation into the kidnapping of a man's wife and daughter. As he picks through the details of the crime, he begins to consider who may be motivated to hold the pair hostage - only for Annie to leave herself exposed when she discovers the kidnapper's true identity. Fantasy drama, starring John Simm and Philip Glenister.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Sam TylerJohn Simm
    Gene HuntPhilip Glenister
    Annie CartwrightLiz White
    Ray CarlingDean Andrews
    Chris SkeltonMarshall Leicester
    Phyllis DobbsNoreen Kershaw
    Simon LambReece Dinsdale
    Mrs BathurstLesley Clare O'Neill
    Mavis WithamOlwen May
    Don WithamJonty Stephens
    Graham BathurstAdam Beresford
    Mitch BathurstJames Peter Wells
    Stella LambHayley McGroarty
    Schoolgirl 1Alicia Hall
    Schoolgirl 2Jodie Hamblett

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorAndrew Gunn
    ProducerCameron Roach
    WriterMatthew Graham

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