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Prime Suspect (1991–1991)

TV Mini-series | 207 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades.
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Updated Apr 7, 1991

Release date (First episode)
Jan 23, 1992 (United States)

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Helen Mirren
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Tom Bell
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John Benfield
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Jack Ellis
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Andrew Tiernan
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Philip Wright
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Zoë Wanamaker
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Richard Hawley
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Mark Spalding
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Gareth Tudor Price
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Angela Bruce
Helen Masters Helen Masters   See fewer
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James Snell
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Gary Whelan
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John Forgeham
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Maria Mescki
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Rod Arthur
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8.4 / 10 | 5,561 votes