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New Tricks

  • 2009
  • Season 6
  • 8 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Amanda Redman (Sexy Beast) stars as dishy, driven superintendent Sandra Pullman. She heads a team of aging detectives pulled out of retirement for a job they're uniquely qualified to do: tackle cold cases--some of them decades old.

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Episode 8: Meat Is Murder

Summary

Gerry is forced to confront his past when the team reinvestigates the 33-year-old murder of a doctor whose body was found hanging from a meat hook on a butcher's stall at Smithfield Market. The butcher had gone missing on the same day, and since then the community has rallied to help his widow keep the business afloat. However, his recently discovered remains reveal a match to an unidentified person and lead to a shocking revelation for Sandra. Guest starring Ken Farrington, David Calder and Diana Quick, with Amanda Redman and Alun Armstrong.

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Cast

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Brian LaneAlun Armstrong
Jack HalfordJames Bolam
Det Supt Sandra PullmanAmanda Redman
Gerry StandingDennis Waterman
DAC Robert StricklandAnthony Calf
Sid LestadeDavid Calder
Barry LestadeChristopher Fulford
David SnowKen Farrington
Tom EldridgeJo Stone-Fewings
Julia EldridgeDiana Quick
Vernon MurnaghanMichael Melia
Danny PayeTony Selby
Miranda CarsonJan Harvey
Jean BennettEllie Haddington
Paul ReesSam Cox
StallholderLeo Richardson
Care workerTom Turner

Crew

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DirectorMartyn Friend
ProducerKeith Thompson
WriterRoy Mitchell

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  • Episode 8

    Meat Is Murder

    Summary

    Gerry is forced to confront his past when the team reinvestigates the 33-year-old murder of a doctor whose body was found hanging from a meat hook on a butcher's stall at Smithfield Market. The butcher had gone missing on the same day, and since then the community has rallied to help his widow keep the business afloat. However, his recently discovered remains reveal a match to an unidentified person and lead to a shocking revelation for Sandra. Guest starring Ken Farrington, David Calder and Diana Quick, with Amanda Redman and Alun Armstrong.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Brian LaneAlun Armstrong
    Jack HalfordJames Bolam
    Det Supt Sandra PullmanAmanda Redman
    Gerry StandingDennis Waterman
    DAC Robert StricklandAnthony Calf
    Sid LestadeDavid Calder
    Barry LestadeChristopher Fulford
    David SnowKen Farrington
    Tom EldridgeJo Stone-Fewings
    Julia EldridgeDiana Quick
    Vernon MurnaghanMichael Melia
    Danny PayeTony Selby
    Miranda CarsonJan Harvey
    Jean BennettEllie Haddington
    Paul ReesSam Cox
    StallholderLeo Richardson
    Care workerTom Turner

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorMartyn Friend
    ProducerKeith Thompson
    WriterRoy Mitchell

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