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Gemma's perfect life comes crashing down when her husband is arrested for murder. As Gemma learns to navigate the prison system, she starts to think the unthinkable.
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Series cast summary:
Pippa Haywood ...  Harriet 10 episodes, 2012-2013
Polly Walker ...  Francesca 10 episodes, 2012-2013
Phoebe Dynevor ...  Lauren 10 episodes, 2012-2013
Iain Glen ...  Paul 10 episodes, 2012-2013
Harry McEntire ...  Matt 10 episodes, 2012-2013
Adam Gillen Adam Gillen ...  Gavin 10 episodes, 2012-2013
Don Gayle Don Gayle ...  Lead Imate Don / ... 10 episodes, 2012-2013
David Bradley ...  Frank 8 episodes, 2012-2013
Adrian Rawlins ...  Ian 7 episodes, 2012-2013
Phillip Mulhern Phillip Mulhern ...  Prisoner 7 episodes, 2012-2013
Emma Rigby ...  Gemma 6 episodes, 2012
Natalie Gavin ...  Lou 6 episodes, 2012
Oliver Hannam Oliver Hannam ...  Mason 6 episodes, 2012
Jonas Armstrong ...  Steve 6 episodes, 2012
Reuben Johnson Reuben Johnson ...  Sean 6 episodes, 2012
Tom Tunstall Tom Tunstall ...  Visits Hall Guard 6 episodes, 2012
Penny Capper Penny Capper ...  Security Officer 6 episodes, 2012
Juliet Ellis ...  Debbie / ... 6 episodes, 2012-2013
Faz Aoufi Faz Aoufi ...  Gang Leaders 2nd / ... 6 episodes, 2012-2013
Allan Hopwood ...  Gavins Mate / ... 6 episodes, 2012-2013
Andrew Tiernan ...  DS Hunter / ... 5 episodes, 2012
Anthony Flanagan ...  Andy 5 episodes, 2012
Chris Brailsford ...  Senior Security Officer 5 episodes, 2012
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Gemma's perfect life comes crashing down when her husband is arrested for murder. As Gemma learns to navigate the prison system, she starts to think the unthinkable.

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Both Iain Glen and David Bradley have starred in Game of Thrones (2011). See more »

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.. take the time early on.. you will be rewarded
3 July 2014 | by bjariasSee all my reviews

This some of the finest TV programming you will come across today.. with numerous performances that just leave you in awe of the talent exhibited. Look at most any actor in this show, and you will see something special. It could take a couple episodes to get 'hooked'.. but once you're 'in'.. you will NOT think of leaving again. There are so many top notch performances, it's hard to single out any one of them, but go on Bing.com and view all the images for Emma Rigby. She's not only got acting talent (proven by her outstanding performance in PW.. more than holding her own alongside the amazing Polly Walker).. but she is in addition without question, one of the most intensely alluring women on the planet. The list of high quality work goes on and on, involving almost every cast member. This is truly what all TV dramas should be striving for.. and what viewers should understand is made to look so easy, but only comes with much talent, hard work, and extreme dedication.


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