State of Play

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The murder of Sonia Baker, a young political researcher, leads journalist Cal McCaffrey to uncover complex links between government and big business.

  1. Paul Abbott


Series Cast

  1. Bill Nighy

    Bill Nighy

    Cameron Foster

    6 Episodes

  2. David Morrissey

    David Morrissey

    Stephen Collins

    6 Episodes

  3. Kelly Macdonald

    Kelly Macdonald

    Della Smith

    6 Episodes

  4. John Simm

    John Simm

    Cal McAffrey

    6 Episodes

  5. Polly Walker

    Polly Walker

    Anne Collins

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

State of Play

Season 1

2003 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of State of Play premiered on May 18, 2003.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 57m, 60m



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