Waking the Dead

A Simple Sacrifice

Series 1 - Episode 4 A Simple Sacrifice



Feature-length episode. DS Boyd investigates whether a woman who confessed to the killing of her husband 25 years ago could be innocent. Startling new facts come to light when Annie Keel's son, now living under a new identity, has to relive the trauma of the night of the murder. Drama, guest starring Lynda Bellingham, with Trevor Eve and Sue Johnston.

Cast & Crew

Det Supt Peter Boyd Trevor Eve
Dr Grace Foley Sue Johnston
DS Spencer Jordan Wil Johnson
DC Amelia `Mel' Silver Claire Goose
Dr Frankie Wharton Holly Aird
Mary Mantel Lynda Bellingham
Patrick Mantel Anthony Valentine
Pauline Rakie Ayola
Max Bryson Nicholas Hoult
Annie Keel Harriet Walter
Janet Bryson Valerie Gogan
Joanne Riley Janet Dale
Director Robert Del Maestro
Writer Simon Mirren
Writer Barbara Machin
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