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The Lakes (1997–1999)

TV Series | 374 min | Drama

Danny Kavanagh leaves Liverpool for the Lake District, finding work at a hotel and love with a local girl named Emma. Yet Danny remains an outsider in the close-knit community, and through the machinations of fate, he finds himself ...See moreDanny Kavanagh leaves Liverpool for the Lake District, finding work at a hotel and love with a local girl named Emma. Yet Danny remains an outsider in the close-knit community, and through the machinations of fate, he finds himself implicated in a tragedy. As the series goes on, the secrets, lies, and crimes, of the seemingly tranquil community continue to be revealed. Written by Azure_Girl See less
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Updated Sep 14, 1997

Release date (First episode)
Sep 14, 1997 (United Kingdom)

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72 cast members
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John Simm
Danny Kavanagh Danny Kavanagh   See fewer
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Elizabeth Bennett
Mrs. Archer / Doreen Archer Mrs. Archer / Doreen Archer   See fewer
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Mary Jo Randle
Bernie Quinlan Bernie Quinlan   See fewer
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Kaye Wragg
Lucy Archer Lucy Archer   See fewer
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Robert Pugh
Father Matthew Father Matthew   See fewer
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James Thornton
Pete Quinlan Pete Quinlan   See fewer
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Kevin Doyle
John Fisher / John Parr John Fisher / John Parr   See fewer
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Elizabeth Rider
Sheila Thwaite Sheila Thwaite   See fewer
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Emma Cunniffe
Emma Kavanagh / Emma Quinlan Emma Kavanagh / Emma Quinlan   See fewer
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Paul Copley
Peter Quinlan Peter Quinlan   See fewer
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Tony Rohr
Grandad Grandad   See fewer
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Nicholas Day
Mr. Archer / Mr Archer Mr. Archer / Mr Archer   See fewer
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Clare Holman
Simone Fisher / Simone Parr Simone Fisher / Simone Parr   See fewer
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Lee Oakes
Tharmy Tharmy   See fewer
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Jessica Perry
Annie Quinlan Annie Quinlan   See fewer
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Barbara Wilshere
Dr. Sarah Kilbride / Dr. Sarah Kilbridge Dr. Sarah Kilbride / Dr. Sarah Kilbridge   See fewer
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Bob Mason
Sergeant Slater / Sgt. Eddie Slater Sergeant Slater / Sgt. Eddie Slater   See fewer
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Marshall Lancaster
Ged Hodgson Ged Hodgson   See fewer
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Annabelle Apsion
Beverly Beverly   See fewer
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Amanda Mealing
Jo Jo Spiers Jo Jo Spiers   See fewer
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Joel Phillimore
Thomas Alcock Thomas Alcock   See fewer
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David Westhead
Arthur Thwaite Arthur Thwaite   See fewer
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Robert Morgan
Charles Kilbride Charles Kilbride   See fewer
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Ryan Pope
Robert Robert   See fewer
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Debbie Chazen
Delilah Delilah   See fewer
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Jenna Scruton
Paula Thwaite Paula Thwaite   See fewer
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Sally Rogers
Juliet Bray Juliet Bray   See fewer
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David Newsome
Postman Postman   See fewer
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Kate Fitzgerald
Mam Kavanagh Mam Kavanagh   See fewer
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Arthur Kelly
Dad Kavanagh Dad Kavanagh   See fewer
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Peter Stark
Naked German Naked German   See fewer
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Medical Officer Medical Officer   See fewer
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Flat Nose Flat Nose   See fewer
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Caroline O'Neill
W.D.C. Cowan W.D.C. Cowan   See fewer
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Tony Pitts
D.S. Mooney D.S. Mooney   See fewer
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Mike Turiansky
Thick Neck Thick Neck   See fewer
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Charlie Roe
Billy's Solicitor Billy's Solicitor   See fewer
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Kathleen Worth
Old Woman Old Woman   See fewer
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Olivier Pierre
Wealthy Man Wealthy Man   See fewer
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Al T. Kossy
Meths Drinker Meths Drinker   See fewer
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Vincent Maguire
Police Officer Police Officer   See fewer
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Sam Hall
Susan Charles Susan Charles   See fewer
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Lucy Thompson
Lisa Graham Lisa Graham   See fewer
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Helen Mary Smyllie
Dancer at Disco Dancer at Disco   See fewer
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Dicken Ashworth
Cumbrian Man Cumbrian Man   See fewer
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Andy Devine
Bus Driver Bus Driver   See fewer
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Lucy Holliday
Pauline Pauline   See fewer
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Danny McGrath
Father Steve Father Steve   See fewer
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Coroner Coroner   See fewer
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John Axon
Boathouse Keeper Boathouse Keeper   See fewer
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Court Official Court Official   See fewer
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Clerk of the Court Clerk of the Court   See fewer
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The Bishop The Bishop   See fewer
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8 / 10 | 797 votes