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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 3: Life on Mars

Summary

Gene is convinced a bomb warning in Manchester is part of a campaign by the IRA and plans to investigate the Irish locals. The team's respect for Sam is shaken when his 21st-century investigation methods put them at risk, but he insists the link is too obvious and tries to open his boss's eyes to the benefits of good community relations.

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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
NelsonTony Marshall
Patrick O'BrienBrendan Mackey
Frank MillerPeter Wight
LandladyBeatrice Kelley
Test Card GirlHarriet Rogers

Crew

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DirectorRichard Clark
ProducerCameron Roach
WriterJulie Rutterford

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  • Episode 3

    Life on Mars

    Summary

    Gene is convinced a bomb warning in Manchester is part of a campaign by the IRA and plans to investigate the Irish locals. The team's respect for Sam is shaken when his 21st-century investigation methods put them at risk, but he insists the link is too obvious and tries to open his boss's eyes to the benefits of good community relations.

    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
    NelsonTony Marshall
    Patrick O'BrienBrendan Mackey
    Frank MillerPeter Wight
    LandladyBeatrice Kelley
    Test Card GirlHarriet Rogers

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorRichard Clark
    ProducerCameron Roach
    WriterJulie Rutterford

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