A mystery series created by author Harlan Coben. Jesse, a five-year-old boy, goes missing. Twenty years later, his DNA shows up at a crime scene.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
O-T Fagbenle ...  Danny Kenwood 10 episodes, 2016
Tom Cullen ...  Mark Wells 10 episodes, 2016
Hannah Arterton ...  DC Ally Caine 10 episodes, 2016
Sarah Solemani ...  Pru Carew 10 episodes, 2016
Lee Ingleby ...  Slade 10 episodes, 2016
Geraldine James ...  Julie Wells 10 episodes, 2016
Michael Maloney ...  Alan Wells 10 episodes, 2016
Alfie Bloor Alfie Bloor ...  Jesse 9 episodes, 2016
Harry Bloor Harry Bloor ...  Jesse 9 episodes, 2016
Martin McCreadie ...  Karl / ... 9 episodes, 2016
Sophia La Porta ...  Britnay Shearer 8 episodes, 2016
Tom Brittney ...  Ken / ... 8 episodes, 2016
Aedan Duckworth ...  Young Mark 8 episodes, 2016
Don Warrington ...  Ray Kenwood 7 episodes, 2016
Megan Bradley Megan Bradley ...  Young Pru 7 episodes, 2016
Freedom Doran Freedom Doran ...  Young Danny 7 episodes, 2016
Ella Grant Ella Grant ...  Nico Carew 6 episodes, 2016
Rade Serbedzija ...  Jákob Marosi / ... 6 episodes, 2016
Michael Peavoy Michael Peavoy ...  Mickey 6 episodes, 2016
Jonathan Kerrigan ...  Stuart Carew 6 episodes, 2016
Lee Boardman ...  Jay Newman 5 episodes, 2016
Lorraine Burroughs ...  Jennifer Kenwood 5 episodes, 2016
Tom Price ...  Kenton Marshall 5 episodes, 2016
Barnaby Kay ...  DI Liam Townsend / ... 5 episodes, 2016
Sam Swann Sam Swann ...  Mr. X 5 episodes, 2016
Kim Allan ...  Jane Shilling 5 episodes, 2016
Victoria Myers ...  Selena Callaway 5 episodes, 2016
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A mystery series created by author Harlan Coben. Jesse, a five-year-old boy, goes missing. Twenty years later, his DNA shows up at a crime scene.

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They are not done with their past.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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English

Release Date:

15 April 2016 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

The Five See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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The scenes in the woods and the Bear Pit are filmed at Eastham Country Park, Eastham, Wirral. See more »

Goofs

The specific occupation of (Dr.) Pru Carew changes frequently. Slade calls on her to work as a psychologist to help the kids in the shelter. Later she is shown working as a general practitioner examining Mrs. Harrison for a breathing issue. Then in episode four she mentions that she has to leave to perform surgery later in the day. These are three entirely different jobs that no one physician would hold concurrently. See more »

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Referenced in I Be Geniusen Stuff: The Five S1 (2018) See more »

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Another example of an excellent British drama which American box sets could learn from
1 July 2016 | by ellscashncarrySee all my reviews

Finally finished watching this with my partner and what a superb ending (don't worry, no spoilers!). With the exception of the nonsensical notion that the main characters, despite not being policeman and worse, being witness to the crime in question, are constantly allowed to be involved in the investigation, this series was perfect...

An excellent story (I shall have to pick up a couple of Harlan Coben novels I think), incredible acting across the whole cast, a great soundtrack, well-rounded characters, superb casting (especially where different actors were required for the same characters 20 years apart). I could go on, but in short, if you haven't started this already, do! It's still available on Sky/Now TV Box Sets at the time of writing.

It's shows like this and Utopia which so many US TV shows (which seem to get all the plaudits) really should take note of. No dragging out of episodes where you wait 6 episodes just to get 1 new piece of information. No leaving cliffhangers at the end of the 1st series to leave it open for a 2nd. None of this 'oh well you've got to get through the first 2 seasons, but then it gets good, honestly'. Just a perfect one off series which is rounded off properly and if anything moves a little too quickly. Seriously, each episode contains the equivalent of around 3 'US season finale' type moments, you'll find yourself rewinding just to make sure you'd seen things right.


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