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Stan Lee's Lucky Man 

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From the mind of comic book legend Stan Lee comes a bold new action crime series about a brilliant but flawed police officer with the power to control luck.

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Neil Biswas, Stan Lee
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Series cast summary:
James Nesbitt ...  Harry / ... 28 episodes, 2016-2018
Sienna Guillory ...  Eve 28 episodes, 2016-2018
Darren Boyd ...  DC Orwell / ... 27 episodes, 2016-2018
Amara Karan ...  DS Suri Chohan / ... 26 episodes, 2016-2018
Stephen Hagan ...  Rich Clayton 25 episodes, 2016-2018
Eve Best ...  Anna Clayton 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Steven Mackintosh ...  Detective Superintendent Winter / ... 20 episodes, 2016-2017
Leilah de Meza ...  Daisy Clayton 20 episodes, 2016-2018
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What if you could control luck? Would that be the greatest power you could give a man, or his worst nightmare? From the mind of Stan Lee, the comic book legend, comes a different kind of superhero in this bold crime thriller series about a brilliant but flawed cop who can control luck. Written by Carnival Films

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What if you could control luck?


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UK

Release Date:

22 January 2016 (UK) See more »

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Lucky man See more »

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A second season was announced after the final episode aired in the UK due in 2017. See more »

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The main character is continually addressed as "detective", which is par for the course in the USA, but not in the UK. On the British Isles, police officers are addressed by rank, with the "detective" part dropped and just Constable, Sergeant, Inspector etc. being used. See more »

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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #21.20 (2016) See more »

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Lucky Man
by Corinne Bailey-Rae
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Very interesting concept, could yet be a winner
25 January 2016 | by jeffsunflowerseedsSee all my reviews

I felt obliged to write something as the review showing on the main page was written by such a Negative Nelly and needs displacing as quickly as possible. So far only the pilot has been released so no rating but it shows early signs of promise.

Harry is a detective, played by the seemingly ageless James Nesbitt, who becomes imbued with the ability to bend luck in his favour after he inherits an ancient-looking trinket. However the person he gets this from did not seem at all happy with it and the show begins to hint at an early stage that all this good luck has a Newtonian counterpart that must be suffered others.

Investigating a series of deaths seemingly linked to the item and dogged by his new, straight-arrow boss, Harry must try to get to the bottom of the mystery of his new-found amulet, the mysterious and gorgeous woman who forced it upon him and the as yet unknown character trying to get it back again.

It's early days as yet but the plot is intriguing, the acting of British quality and the main character is most certainly an anti-hero, which I personally find quite appealing. Worth a look.


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