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James Nesbitt as Tom

Tom Jackman (James Nesbitt)

Dr Tom Jackman's life is in tatters. He's been playing host to an uninvited guest - a dangerous alter-ego. Desperate to protect his family from his dark side, Jackman has been forced to leave his old life behind and strike a diabolical deal with his own devil.

James Nesbitt

James' most famous TV roles include Leo in Ballykissangel, Adam in Cold Feet and Tommy in Murphy's Law. Other memorable parts are Joe in Passer By and Nick in The Miller's Tale.

In 2002, the part of Ivan Cooper in Bloody Sunday won James a BAFTA nomination, and Best Actor award at the British Independent Film Awards and the Stockholm Film Festival.

James appeared in Danny Boyle's new movie, Millions and in Woody Allen's Match Point.

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