Ex Manchester gangland boss Michael O'Connor, who is now happily settled in rural Ireland, is forced to go back to Manchester when his son Sean is found guilty of the murder of a gang member.
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Series cast summary:
Dougray Scott ...  Michael O'Connor 4 episodes, 2009
Sophie Okonedo ...  Connie Turner 4 episodes, 2009
Ian Hart ...  Tony Conroy 4 episodes, 2009
Stephen Rea ...  Augustine Flynn 4 episodes, 2009
Reece Noi ...  Sean O'Connor 4 episodes, 2009
Wunmi Mosaku ...  Stacey Cox 4 episodes, 2009
Simon Delaney ...  George 4 episodes, 2009
John Kavanagh ...  John O'Connor 4 episodes, 2009
Terence Maynard ...  Barrington / ... 4 episodes, 2009
Imani McLaren Imani McLaren ...  Imani Turner 4 episodes, 2009
Flora Montgomery ...  Anna / ... 4 episodes, 2009
Darren Morfitt Darren Morfitt ...  Blanchflower 4 episodes, 2009
Philip Arditti ...  Suliman 3 episodes, 2009
Michael McElhatton ...  Detective Norman McGinty 3 episodes, 2009
Dwayne Scantlebury Dwayne Scantlebury ...  Jacob King 3 episodes, 2009
David Wilmot ...  Detective Declan Henderson 3 episodes, 2009
Damien Devaney Damien Devaney ...  Prison Officer #2 2 episodes, 2009
Jenny Jules ...  Barbara King 2 episodes, 2009
Omaar March Omaar March ...  Benjamin King / ... 2 episodes, 2009
Sefton Miller Sefton Miller ...  Young South Soldier 2 episodes, 2009
Steve Wilson Steve Wilson ...  Prison Officer 2 episodes, 2009
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Ex Manchester gangland boss Michael O'Connor, who is now happily settled in rural Ireland, is forced to go back to Manchester when his son Sean is found guilty of the murder of a gang member.

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A Fascinating Story, Well Told
14 June 2010 | by schnappi_crocSee all my reviews

This is a contemporary four-part series, set mainly in Manchester. The father, Michael, is an ex-con who has been living a quiet life in Ireland. When his son (Sean) gets into some trouble in Manchester, Michael goes home to offer his support. There are many sub-plots in this story, some of them confusing. Don't watch this when you are weary! You might miss some really important detail. There are many twists and turns along the way, making you unsure about who the "bad guys" really are. The acting is superb. I was especially impressed with Reece Noi, the young actor who plays Sean. This is mainly a story about crime. However, the family aspects which are explored are also an important ingredient. I recommend this series highly.


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29 June 2009 (Ireland) See more »

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