Trivia: Inspector George Gently
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Martin Shaw is known for his role in the now-cancelled Judge John Deed, but far better remembered for being Doyle in The Professionals.
- Lee Ingleby is Stan Shunpike in Harry Potter, but he's had several minor parts, such as Edgar Wyndham from Being Human and Gustave in Ever After.
- Sherlock fans will recognize the cabbie from "A Study In Pink" as the mobster in the pilot.
- This isn't the first time Richard Armitage led a group of twelve loyal men.
- Or the first time he's been wearing a lot of black leather.
- Jimmy Cochran is Andrew Lee Potts minus the guyliner.
- Mark Gatiss shows up as a victim in one episode.
- Kevin Whately plays yet another aging detective.