Jan. 1991
60 min.
BBC One TV Network

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Spender (UK)

The character of Spender is a tough and able cop cleaning up the streets of London with his somewhat unorthodox methods. Following a tragic incident, he's sent home, back to the North-East to his home-town of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, which had taken him 20-odd years to get out of.

Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Freddie Spenderplayed by Jimmy Nail
played by Jimmy Nail
Kenneth Norman 'Stick' Oakleyplayed by Sammy Johnson
played by Sammy Johnson
Frances Spenderplayed by Denise Welch
played by Denise Welch
Kateplayed by Lynn Harrison
played by Lynn Harrison
Ericplayed by Brendan P. Healy Janet Thorntonplayed by Laure Killing
played by Laure Killing
Chief Inspector Greavesplayed by Peter Jonfield
played by Peter Jonfield
Laura Spenderplayed by Dawn Winlow
played by Dawn Winlow
Eileenplayed by Elizabeth Edmonds 'Spud' Tateplayed by Mickey Hutton
played by Mickey Hutton
Tommy Thorntonplayed by Tom Bell
played by Tom Bell
Robert Cunninghamplayed by Timothy Spall
played by Timothy Spall
Louplayed by Phil Murray
played by Phil Murray
Astrid Morelandplayed by Siv Borg
played by Siv Borg
Keith Morelandplayed by Tony McAnaney
played by Tony McAnaney

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