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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 1: Life on Mars

Summary

Police drama, starring John Simm. Sam experiences visions that seem to suggest a return to the 21st century, but wakes to find himself still stuck in 1973. His mood lifts when he comes face to face with the younger version of a killer he arrested in 2006 and realises he has the chance to prevent a crime before it happens - but his unorthodox methods surprise colleagues at the station. With Philip Glenister and Marc Warren.

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Cast

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DI Sam TylerJohn Simm
Gene HuntPhilip Glenister
WPC Annie CartwrightLiz White
Ray CarlingDean Andrews
Chris SkeltonMarshall Lancaster
WPC Phyllis DobbsNoreen Kershaw
NelsonTony Marshall
Tony CraneMarc Warren
Supt Harry WoolfKevin R McNally
Eve OlawiYasmin Bannerman
ReporterJonathan Wright
Russell AskeyCraig Cheetham
Andy EddowsSteve Garti
McKeeMichael Atkinson
DoctorJulian Kay
NurseGemma Wardle

Crew

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DirectorSJ Clarkson
ProducerCameron Roach
WriterMatthew Graham

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  • Episode 1

    Life on Mars

    Summary

    Police drama, starring John Simm. Sam experiences visions that seem to suggest a return to the 21st century, but wakes to find himself still stuck in 1973. His mood lifts when he comes face to face with the younger version of a killer he arrested in 2006 and realises he has the chance to prevent a crime before it happens - but his unorthodox methods surprise colleagues at the station. With Philip Glenister and Marc Warren.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    DI Sam TylerJohn Simm
    Gene HuntPhilip Glenister
    WPC Annie CartwrightLiz White
    Ray CarlingDean Andrews
    Chris SkeltonMarshall Lancaster
    WPC Phyllis DobbsNoreen Kershaw
    NelsonTony Marshall
    Tony CraneMarc Warren
    Supt Harry WoolfKevin R McNally
    Eve OlawiYasmin Bannerman
    ReporterJonathan Wright
    Russell AskeyCraig Cheetham
    Andy EddowsSteve Garti
    McKeeMichael Atkinson
    DoctorJulian Kay
    NurseGemma Wardle

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorSJ Clarkson
    ProducerCameron Roach
    WriterMatthew Graham

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