DCI Jane Tennison has been passed over time and again to lead a murder investigation, so when one of her fellow DCIs has a heart attack just before he's ready to charge their prime suspect, Jane sees her chance to lead a murder investigation but has her work cut out for her as the men upstairs are eager to pull the plug on her investigations.
Last Episode07x02 Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act (2) Aired: Oct. 22, 2006
DCS Jane Tennison concludes working on her final case, but receives several unwanted surprises along the way.
Prime Suspect (UK): Season 1, Episode #1 - Episode 1
Part one of this murder mystery in which Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison investigates the murder of a…
Prime Suspect (UK): Season 1, Episode #2 - Episode 2
Part two of this murder mystery in which the sole witness in DCI Tennison's murder investigation cannot…
Series Fun Facts
- Jane doesn't like being compared to the Queen. Of course, Helen Mirren later gave an Oscar winning performance as HRH Queen Elizabeth II in The Queen.
- On the documentary following the second half of "Prime Suspect: The Final Act" (2006), Helen Mirren notes that Jackie Malton and her colleagues gave the first "Prime Suspect" a standing…
[show]On the documentary following the second half of "Prime Suspect: The Final Act" (2006), Helen Mirren notes that Jackie Malton and her colleagues gave the first "Prime Suspect" a standing ovation because they felt it was the first time the police had been accurately portrayed on television.
- A US tv series called Prime Suspect starring Maria Bello is based off of this series.