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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 6: The Last Laugh

Summary

Gerry celebrates his birthday at a comedy club, where a controversial act comes under fire from a group of hecklers. Sandra discovers the most vocal member of the gang is the niece of a political activist who went missing 25 years previously after waging a campaign against the comedian. Agreeing to reinvestigate the disappearance, the squad discovers that the activist and her boyfriend had infiltrated an extreme right-wing group with links to the dangerous criminal who murdered Jack's wife. Guest starring Phil Daniels, Joe Absolom and John Henshaw.

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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
Esther LaneSusan Jameson
Emily DriscollHannah Waterman
Ray HarrisJohn Henshaw
JoMadeleine Herrington
Pete MonroeGrant Masters
Grant LindonSteve Toussaint
Polish GeorgeLinal Haft
DCS Frank PatersonPhil Daniels
Janet SpencerBeatie Edney
Ricky HansonDavid Troughton
Luke HansonJoe Absolom
Pub barmanTristan Beint

Crew

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DirectorRobin Sheppard
ProducerKeith Thompson
WriterNicholas Hopkins

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  • Episode 6

    The Last Laugh

    Summary

    Gerry celebrates his birthday at a comedy club, where a controversial act comes under fire from a group of hecklers. Sandra discovers the most vocal member of the gang is the niece of a political activist who went missing 25 years previously after waging a campaign against the comedian. Agreeing to reinvestigate the disappearance, the squad discovers that the activist and her boyfriend had infiltrated an extreme right-wing group with links to the dangerous criminal who murdered Jack's wife. Guest starring Phil Daniels, Joe Absolom and John Henshaw.

    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
    Esther LaneSusan Jameson
    Emily DriscollHannah Waterman
    Ray HarrisJohn Henshaw
    JoMadeleine Herrington
    Pete MonroeGrant Masters
    Grant LindonSteve Toussaint
    Polish GeorgeLinal Haft
    DCS Frank PatersonPhil Daniels
    Janet SpencerBeatie Edney
    Ricky HansonDavid Troughton
    Luke HansonJoe Absolom
    Pub barmanTristan Beint

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorRobin Sheppard
    ProducerKeith Thompson
    WriterNicholas Hopkins

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