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Squaring the Circle, Part 1

Episode 7 of 10

Forensic crime drama series. The nanny of a Russian oligarch is killed in a botched assassination attempt. Nikki, Jack and Thomas investigate.

A shootout at a City hotel leaves young Ukrainian nanny Sofia Teplov dead, along with an unknown hitman. The Russian oligarch target Maksim Bazhanov narrowly escapes. Nikki and Jack work with young City DI Sarah Parks to ascertain the identity of the dead hitman and find out who is trying to kill Bazhanov and why.

Jack is drawn to Sarah, impressed by her ability to juggle work and family when he finds out her daughter has a rare childhood cancer. The discovery of the hitmen's identities as ex-army frustrates the team when they realise they could have been hired by any number of paymasters.

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1 hour

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Credits

Role Contributor
Dr Nikki Alexander Emilia Fox
Jack Hodgson David Caves
Dr Thomas Chamberlain Richard Lintern
Clarissa Mullery Liz Carr
Sofia Teplov Sarah Lochlan
Anastacia Bazhanov Tessa Demina
Maksim Bazhanov Dragan Micanovic
Graham Bowles Phil Campbell
Archie Grant Shane Steyn
DI Sarah Parks Lauren O'Neil
Eva Anamaria Marinca
Justine Greenwood Pippa Haywood
Kristina Bazhanov Katarina Cas
Lewis Milton Cameron Jack
Amy Greenwood Sydney Rae White
Daniel Doshi Abhin Galeya
Yasmin Doshi Amber Rose Revah
Thug Gary Kane
Adam Lansley Shaun Dingwall
Steve Darren Swift
Lucy Parks Savana Davis
Yelena Markov Branka Katic
Writer Matthew Arlidge
Director Marek Losey
Producer Sharon Bloom
Executive Producer Phillippa Giles

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