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Contest: ‘Prime Suspect’ Complete Series

posted by Nell Minow

This is really special. I have one fabulous complete set of the brilliant “Prime Suspect” series from the BBC and PBS, starring Helen Mirren as police detective Jane Tennison. USA Today called it “A masterpiece” and “A perfect marriage of astoundingly talented actress and brilliantly conceived character.” The Washington Post raved, “One of the great character creations of our time.” It is a gritty drama about a dedicated woman who faces challenges to her authority inside the department as well as the challenges in solving crimes outside. Mirren is unforgettable as Tennison. You might not want to work for her but if someone happened to someone you cared about, you’d want her on the case. The show has won a basketful of awards including Emmys, Golden Globes, and the prestigious Peabody.


Send me an email at and tell me which Helen Mirren role is your favorite. I will select a winner at random one week from today. Good luck!

  • Helen Keeler

    I would love to add this to my movie colection.

  • Margie Bunting

    I loved Helen Mirren in “Calendar Girls” and “The Queen.
    Nell, I miss your Movie Mom reviews on KGO!

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