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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 2: Life on Mars

Summary

Sam is shocked when his mentor from 2006 arrives at the station, and offers his advice when the new recruit becomes the butt of Ray's racist jokes. Meanwhile, Gene aims to impress Supt Woolf by finding the person responsible for a spate of armed robberies, but the investigation gets off to a shaky start. Ray Emmet Brown guest stars.

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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
Supt Harry WoolfKevin R McNally
Dickie FingersSteve Evets
1st twinChris Bieske
2nd twinCraig Bieske
DC Glenn FletcherRay Emmet Brown
FilbertBill Rodgers
Stephen BentArnold Malone
Armed robberTrevor Williams

Crew

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DirectorSJ Clarkson
ProducerCameron Roach
WriterChris Chibnall

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  • Episode 2

    Life on Mars

    Summary

    Sam is shocked when his mentor from 2006 arrives at the station, and offers his advice when the new recruit becomes the butt of Ray's racist jokes. Meanwhile, Gene aims to impress Supt Woolf by finding the person responsible for a spate of armed robberies, but the investigation gets off to a shaky start. Ray Emmet Brown guest stars.

    How to watch

    Loading

    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
    Supt Harry WoolfKevin R McNally
    Dickie FingersSteve Evets
    1st twinChris Bieske
    2nd twinCraig Bieske
    DC Glenn FletcherRay Emmet Brown
    FilbertBill Rodgers
    Stephen BentArnold Malone
    Armed robberTrevor Williams

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorSJ Clarkson
    ProducerCameron Roach
    WriterChris Chibnall

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