When Will There Be Good News? Part 1

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Case Histories, Series 1 Episode 5 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

Whilst investigating a routine 'cheating wife' case, Jackson is caught up in a terrible train accident that brings yet another lost little girl into his life. This sets off a series of seemingly unconnected events that will have a far greater impact on his life than he realises.

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  • Case Histories: Bringing Jackson Brodie to the screen

    Case Histories: Bringing Jackson Brodie to the screen

    Case Histories screenwriter Ashley Pharoah on adapting the popular fictional detective: "There are armies of Kate Atkinson fans out there who have their own perfect version of Jackson Brodie in their heads, and who will curse me for fiddling with perfection."

    Read and comment on Ashley's post on the BBC TV blog


Jackson Brodie
Jason Isaacs
Louise Munroe
Amanda Abbington
Deborah Arnold
Zawe Ashton
Marlee Brodie
Millie Innes
DC Marcus Stewart
Edward Corrie
Archie Munroe
Maarten Stevenson
Gwyneth Keyworth
Patrick Carter
Paterson Joseph
Joanna Hunter
Neve McIntosh
Neil Hunter
Tom Goodman-Hill
Michelle Moore
Morven Christie
Ms MacDonald
Sheila Reid
Kathryn Howden
Gordon Brown
Maureen Carr
Dan Zeff
Helen Gregory
Peter Harness



Jackson Brodie

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