Life on Mars

A detective chief inspector from 2006 is investigating a serial killer when he is knocked over by a speeding car. Waking up, he finds himself mysteriously transported back in time to 1973. Initially struggling to come to terms with his situation, he has to come to terms with the old-fashioned technology and attitude of the day, while figuring out how he came to be trapped in the past.

Created By: Ashley Pharoah | Matthew Graham | Tony Jordan |
Genres: Crime | Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
Production Company: BBC |

Life on Mars-Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 09-01-2006
  • Total Sessions: 2
  • Total Episodes: 16
  • Vote Count: 141
  • IMDB Rating: 7.8
  • Network: BBC One |
  • Status: Ended
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
John Simm-Azwaad Movie Database John Simm Sam Tyler
Philip Glenister-Azwaad Movie Database Philip Glenister Gene Hunt
Liz White-Azwaad Movie Database Liz White Annie Cartwright
Dean Andrews-Azwaad Movie Database Dean Andrews Ray Carling
Marshall Lancaster-Azwaad Movie Database Marshall Lancaster Chris Skelton
Noreen Kershaw-Azwaad Movie Database Noreen Kershaw Phyllis Dobbs

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It's rare that you get anything that's original but here's a great example. In times where we are subjected to rebooted series that were popular when most of the advertisers important demographic weren't even born here we have a series that you'll have never seen anything like it before. I know people who read this will never experienced that but with this in mind here's a classic. Being original isn't, of course, going to make it a success so the scripts are top class and the characters allow the superb actors to create something very special.

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