University lecturer Robert Bridge (Andrew Lincoln) becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy (Lesley Sharp) in this chilling TV series.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Lesley Sharp ...  Alison Mundy 14 episodes, 2005-2006
Andrew Lincoln ...  Robert Bridge 14 episodes, 2005-2006
Kate Duchêne ...  Barbara Sinyard 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Anna Wilson-Jones ...  Jude Bridge 13 episodes, 2005-2006
Joshua David-Kennedy Joshua David-Kennedy ...  Josh Bridge 5 episodes, 2005
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University lecturer Robert Bridge (Andrew Lincoln) becomes involved in a series of supernatural events surrounding medium Alison Mundy (Lesley Sharp) in this chilling TV series.

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supernatural power | psychic | See All (2) »

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You don't choose the spirits, they choose you.


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Official Sites:

ITV [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 September 2005 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Dincolo de viata See more »

Filming Locations:

Bristol, England, UK

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Runtime:

(14 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Lesley Sharp prepared for her role by watching real mediums give readings to audiences. In the first series, her character Alison 'talks' to spirits and looks at them slightly over her shoulder - this is a trait she picked up from the medium who technically advised on the show and integrated it into her performance. See more »

Quotes

Alison Mundy: If you're sad, Daddy, is it because you don't love me any more?
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Connections

Featured in Drama Trails: 'The Second Coming' to 'Afterlife' (2008) See more »

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AFTERLIFE (excellent)
14 February 2006 | by mosthaunted_nofanSee all my reviews

This was truly the best drama of 2005. i was a huge fan of afterlife and i am extremely please that clerkenwell films have been commissioned to complete a second series, this time running for 8 shows instead of the previous 6. Lesley Sharp and Andrew Lincoln seem to have that perfect on screen chemistry which made the tension and shock factor a perfect combination. I would give this show 10 / 10. The show producers and writers etc, should be recognised for there work. Every episode had you hooked which was truly great and especially seems they answered the storyline on the same episode. perfect viewing recommend 100%. Excellent mixture of a paranormal show.


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