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* AgentScully: Tends to look for mundane explanations for everything until proven otherwise.

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* AgentScully: Tends to look for mundane explanations for everything until proven otherwise. Unfortunately, de to the show's nature they almost never pan out.


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* BadassBaritone: His actor has a natural one.


* CassandraTruth: Often attributes human motives and emotions to the vampires' actions. The rest of the team usually dismiss him, but episodes 2 and 3 show there's an element of truth to it, with one vampire committing a revenge killing after being horribly burned by sunlight, while another seeks to turn his dying wife so they can be together again.






* TokenGoodTeammate: What he often feels like with regards to the team's methods and views of Code Vs.



* AgentMulder: Always the first to suspect Code V involvement in everything.

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* AgentMulder: Always the first to suspect Code V involvement in everything. By the series' very nature, he's usually right.





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\n* JerkassHasAPoint: Tells Kirsty when they meet to leave Jack alone. While she may be doing it to twist the knife in for her love rival, the final episodes show it would have been better for everyone if Kirsty had listened to her.






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\n* TheLoad: Her entire character arc is making Jack's life more difficult in one way or another.




* SmugSnake: As a Code V, Jack is smug, mean and manipulative, but ultimately he's a pawn that gets taken down fast.

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* SmugSnake: As KickTheDog: [[spoiler:Upon being resurrected, immediately uses Kirsty, his former fiance - who's spent the entire series trying to find out what happened to him - as a Code V, Jack is smug, mean and manipulative, but ultimately human shield. Then tells her to get a life on working out why she's there.]]
* PetTheDog: [[spoiler:After
he's a pawn resurrected in the finale, tells Jack he owes him and that gets taken down fast. he'll leave Kirsty alone.]]


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* SmugSnake: As a Code V, Jack is smug, mean and manipulative, but ultimately he's a pawn that gets taken down fast.


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* FauxAffablyEvil: He's unfailingly polite and well-spoken, presents himself as an old friend of Angie's husband and is able to argue the vampires' case to [[spoiler:tempt Pearse]] with remarkable clarity and reasoning. However, once the magnitude of the Code Vs' plans is revealed, it becomes obvious he's this.


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Jack's fiancee. After his disappearance, her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.

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Jack's fiancee.fiancée. After his disappearance, her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.



Michael's best friend and Kirsty's fiance. His disappearance at his wedding day eventually leads Michael to discover the truth about Code V's.

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Michael's best friend and Kirsty's fiance.fiancé. His disappearance at his wedding day eventually leads Michael to discover the truth about Code V's.


This is a character sheet for the [[http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Series/Ultraviolet British TV series]], not the live-action American film.

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This is a character sheet for the [[http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Series/Ultraviolet [[Series/{{Ultraviolet}} British TV series]], not the live-action American film.


* AgentScully: Tends to look for mundane explanations for everything, until proven otherwise.
%%* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Kirsty.
%%* AlwaysSaveTheGirl: Kirsty again.
%%* AudienceSurrogate
%%* DeadpanSnarker: But then, who isn't?

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* AgentScully: Tends to look for mundane explanations for everything, everything until proven otherwise.
%%* * AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Kirsty.
%%*
Michael clearly has feelings for Kirsty, but the secrets he now has to keep from her, and the fact she may still love Jack, make any form of relationship impossible.
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AlwaysSaveTheGirl: Kirsty again.
%%* AudienceSurrogate
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Michael goes out of his way to protect Kirsty, even [[spoiler:going behind his teammates' backs and seemingly risking the future of humanity]] just to save her.
* AudienceSurrogate: As the newest member of the team, he discovers the rules of the world along with the viewers.
*
DeadpanSnarker: But then, who isn't?The entire team are like that, but Michael gets a few winning lines.

-->''After Pearse clears him of accidentally shooting a human during an investigation''
-->'''Michael:''' So that's it, then? "Two Hail Marys and don't shoot any more civilians"?



%%* TheHeart: Subverted.
%%* KnightInSourArmor: Going there fast.
%%* NaiveNewcomer
%%* RefusalOfTheCall: At first.
%%* ReluctantWarrior

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%%* * TheHeart: Subverted.Subverted. Michael seems more caring compared to the rest of the team, but his empathy and compassion are often misguided, and ultimately used against him by the Code V's.
%%* * KnightInSourArmor: Going there fast.
%%* NaiveNewcomer
%%*
While he seemed to be reasonably well-adjusted in his former job as a police detective, the stress and moral dilemmas of his new workplace make him increasingly bitter and sarcastic, although no less determined to protect people.
* NaiveNewcomer: Seen as such by the rest of the team, especially when suggesting ideas such as that vampires are capable of love.
*
RefusalOfTheCall: At first.
%%* ReluctantWarrior
first, telling Pearse he has no interest in joining the team, despite having encountered the Code V threat face-to-face. Changes his mind after the true magnitude of the issue is explained to him.
* ReluctantWarrior: Struggles with constant moral qualms regarding the team's goals and methods.



%%* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Angie.

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%%* * AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Angie.Angie. He CannotSpitItOut, she is still hung up about her [[StakingTheLovedOne late husband]], and nothing comes out of it.



%%* TheBigGuy

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%%* TheBigGuy* TheBigGuy: The only military-trained member of the core team, and also the most willing to use violence.



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: starts really warming up to Mike towards the end of the series.
%%* KickTheDog: Literally.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Genuinely cares for Angie, and starts really warming up to Mike towards the end of the series.series. Also shown when he decides to bring flowers to the paralyzed girl on episode 2.
%%* * KickTheDog: Literally.Literally, with the pedophile's dog on episode 4. It's fair to note that the dog was attacking him at the time, but Vaughan's callous attitude and the dog's pitiful whine still make it count.



%%* ScaryBlackMan

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%%* ScaryBlackMan* ScaryBlackMan: Big, menacing, occasionally violent and played by Creator/IdrisElba.



* DarkAndTroubledPast: Possibly has the most traumatic back story of all the main characters.
%%* DeterminedWidow
%%* HotScientist

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* DarkAndTroubledPast: Possibly has the most traumatic difficult back story of all the main characters.
%%* DeterminedWidow
%%* HotScientist
* DeterminedWidow: Unlike most examples, determined to stop the creatures her husband chose to join.
* HotScientist: Not at all bad-looking, as noticed particularly by Vaughan.



* MyBelovedSmother: Not that she lacks good reasons, mind.
* OffingTheOffspring: Neutralizing one of her daughters.
%%* ScienceHero
%%* TheSmartGuy
%%* StakingTheLovedOne


!!Father Pearse Harman

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* MyBelovedSmother: Angie keeps tight control on her remaining daughter's life, forbidding her to leave home after dark and apparently not giving her much privacy. Not that she lacks good reasons, mind.
* OffingTheOffspring: Neutralizing OmnidisciplinaryScientist: Averted. While being the team's only scientist, Angie is a physician specializing in hematology and is never shown doing anything science-y which is not related to her field of expertise.
* TheSmartGuy: Responsible for the scientific and forensic side of investigations.
* StakingTheLovedOne: For her husband and
one of her daughters.
%%* ScienceHero
%%* TheSmartGuy
%%* StakingTheLovedOne


!!Father Pearse
daughters.


!!Pearse
Harman



* DeathByIrony: [[spoiler:Well, Terminal Disease by Irony. Pearse might have gotten his lymphoma from overexposure to the sun. “The Sun giveth, the Sun taketh away.”]]
%%* KnightTemplar
%%* TheLeader
* NoMedicationForMe: [[spoiler:Unusually, used with cancer medications. He claims he wants to avoid cognitively impairing side effects while on investigation; he just might be [[CurseThatCures considering other options.]]]]
%%* SkunkStripe
* PreMortemOneLiner: Delivered to [[spoiler:Paul Hoyle, after an episode-long HannibalLecture.]] [[ShutUpHannibal “Thank you for your concern. I’m spoken for.”]]

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* DeathByIrony: [[spoiler:Well, Terminal Disease by Irony. Pearse might have gotten his lymphoma from overexposure to the sun. “The ]]
-->[[spoiler:'''Pearse''': The
Sun giveth, the Sun taketh away.”]]
%%* KnightTemplar
%%* TheLeader
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* KnightTemplar: The most ruthlessly determined of the team to rid the world of the Code V menace, seeing his job as a "vocation". He also refuses to listen to any suggestion that they might not all be completely evil. [[spoiler: Judging by the finale, he's right.]]
* TheLeader: Of the Code V extermination squad.
* NoMedicationForMe: [[spoiler:Unusually, used with cancer medications.medication. He claims he wants to avoid cognitively impairing side effects while on investigation; he just might be [[CurseThatCures considering other options.]]]]
%%* SkunkStripe
* SkunkStripe: Played by Philip Quast, who has a noticeable one.
* PreMortemOneLiner: Delivered to [[spoiler:Paul Hoyle, after an episode-long HannibalLecture.]] ]]
-->'''Pearse''':
[[ShutUpHannibal “Thank Thank you for your concern. I’m spoken for.”]] ]]



%%* YourDaysAreNumbered


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%%* YourDaysAreNumbered

* YourDaysAreNumbered: [[spoiler:Discovers mid-series that he suffers from slow-growing but incurable type of lymphoma.]]




* AllLoveIsUnrequited: She might still have some feelings for Michael.
* AmicableExes: Towards Mike, although he is less so towards her. We’re never told what happened between them to cause that.
* BettyAndVeronica: The Veronica to Michael’s Archie and Kirsty’s Betty. [[spoiler:Ironically, at the end of the series she is the one urging Michael to behave sensibly while Kirsty lures him (unintentionally) into danger.]]
* FriendOnTheForce: She’s Michael’s Friend on the Intelligence Service.
* GetOut: when Mike finally asks for too much.


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* AllLoveIsUnrequited: She might still have some feelings for Michael.
Michael, who doesn't seem to see her as much more than a friend and useful contact.
* AmicableExes: Towards Mike, although he is less so towards her. We’re We're never told what happened between them to cause that.
this.
* BettyAndVeronica: The Veronica to Michael’s Michael's Archie and Kirsty’s Kirsty's Betty. [[spoiler:Ironically, at the end of the series she is the one urging Michael to behave sensibly while Kirsty lures him (unintentionally) into danger.]]
* FriendOnTheForce: She’s Michael’s She's Michael's Friend on the Intelligence Service.
* GetOut: In the final episode, when Mike finally asks for too much.

something she feels she can't do. (Namely, [[spoiler:helping him trade an unknown an possibly dangerous substance in exchange for Kirsty's life.]]




Jack's fiance. After his disappearance, her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.

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Jack's fiance.fiancee. After his disappearance, her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.



* ComplainingAboutRescuesTheyDontLike

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* ComplainingAboutRescuesTheyDontLikeComplainingAboutRescuesTheyDontLike: Michael's rescue of her, while risking his job and possibly his life, earns him a slap on the face for his trouble. To be fair, she was probably mad about him [[spoiler:resurrecting Jack to show her what he's become]] rather than about the rescue itself.



%%* HotTeacher


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%%* HotTeacher

* HotTeacher: Works as an elementary school teacher.




%%* EvilFormerFriend
%%* SmugSnake
%%* RunawayBride

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%%* EvilFormerFriend
%%* SmugSnake
%%* RunawayBride
* EvilFormerFriend: Was Michael's closest friend, although he was bent even before turning.
* SmugSnake: As a Code V, Jack is smug, mean and manipulative, but ultimately he's a pawn that gets taken down fast.
* [[RunawayBride Runaway Groom]]: Disappears the night before his wedding day, leaving his would-be wife and the wedding guests to wait for him in the church until it becomes clear he isn't showing up.



%%* NotQuiteDead
* OneLiner: “Get a life.”


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%%* NotQuiteDead
* NotQuiteDead: [[spoiler: Resurrected on the finale.]]
* OneLiner: “Get "Get a life.

"




%%* ConspiracyTheorist
%%* FaceHeelTurn

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%%* ConspiracyTheorist
%%* FaceHeelTurn
* ConspiracyTheorist: Looking for government conspiracies is apparently his specialty, and why Kirsty turns to him in the first place.
* FaceHeelTurn: Seemed to be more-or-less decent as a human, and willing to help Kirsty. As with all Code V's, once he is turned he quickly signs up for their cause.



%%* IntrepidReporter: At first.

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%%* * IntrepidReporter: At first. An investigative journalist, although with less-than-sterling reputation.


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* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Kirsty.
* AlwaysSaveTheGirl: Kirsty again.
* AudienceSurrogate
* DeadpanSnarker: But then, who isn't?

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* %%* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Kirsty.
* %%* AlwaysSaveTheGirl: Kirsty again.
* %%* AudienceSurrogate
* %%* DeadpanSnarker: But then, who isn't?



* TheHeart: Subverted.
* KnightInSourArmor: Going there fast.
* NaiveNewcomer
* RefusalOfTheCall: At first.
* ReluctantWarrior

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* %%* TheHeart: Subverted.
* %%* KnightInSourArmor: Going there fast.
* %%* NaiveNewcomer
* %%* RefusalOfTheCall: At first.
* %%* ReluctantWarrior



* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Angie.

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* %%* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Angie.



* TheBigGuy

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* %%* TheBigGuy



* KickTheDog: Literally.

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* %%* KickTheDog: Literally.



* ScaryBlackMan

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* %%* ScaryBlackMan



* DeterminedWidow
* HotScientist

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* %%* DeterminedWidow
* %%* HotScientist



* ScienceHero
* TheSmartGuy
* StakingTheLovedOne


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* %%* ScienceHero
* %%* TheSmartGuy
* %%* StakingTheLovedOne




* KnightTemplar
* TheLeader

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* %%* KnightTemplar
* %%* TheLeader



* SkunkStripe

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* %%* SkunkStripe



* YourDaysAreNumbered


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* %%* YourDaysAreNumbered




* HotTeacher


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* %%* HotTeacher




* EvilFormerFriend
* HeyItsThatGuy
* SmugSnake
* [[RunawayBride Runaway Groom]]

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* %%* EvilFormerFriend
* HeyItsThatGuy
*
%%* SmugSnake
* [[RunawayBride Runaway Groom]]%%* RunawayBride



* Not Quite Dead

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* Not Quite Dead%%* NotQuiteDead



* ConspiracyTheorist
* FaceHeelTurn

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* %%* ConspiracyTheorist
* %%* FaceHeelTurn



* IntrepidReporter: At first.

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* %%* IntrepidReporter: At first.



* NotSoDifferent: Tries this tactic on Pearse.

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* NotSoDifferent: Tries this tactic on Pearse.Pearse.
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* [[spoiler:DidNotGetTheGirl: Both of his potential LoveInterests reject him at the end of the series.]]

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* [[spoiler:DidNotGetTheGirl: Both DidNotGetTheGirl: [[spoiler:Both of his potential LoveInterests reject him at the end of the series.]]



* [[spoiler:WelcomeBackTraitor: Apparently. To be fair, although he did trade with the vampires behind the others’ backs, he tricked them and didn't provide what they wanted.]]


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* [[spoiler:WelcomeBackTraitor: Apparently.WelcomeBackTraitor: [[spoiler:Apparently. To be fair, although he did trade with the vampires behind the others’ backs, he tricked them and didn't provide what they wanted.]]




* [[spoiler:BetterToDieThanBeKilled: Almost shoots himself rather than fall into the hands of the leeches. Lucky he thought of something else.]]

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* [[spoiler:BetterToDieThanBeKilled: Almost BetterToDieThanBeKilled: [[spoiler:Almost shoots himself rather than fall into the hands of the leeches. Lucky he thought of something else.]]



* [[spoiler:DeathByIrony: Well, Terminal Disease by Irony. Pearse might have gotten his lymphoma from overexposure to the sun. “The Sun giveth, the Sun taketh away.”]]

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* [[spoiler:DeathByIrony: Well, DeathByIrony: [[spoiler:Well, Terminal Disease by Irony. Pearse might have gotten his lymphoma from overexposure to the sun. “The Sun giveth, the Sun taketh away.”]]



* [[spoiler:Your Days Are Numbered]]


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* [[spoiler:Your Days Are Numbered]]

YourDaysAreNumbered




* [[spoiler:Not Quite Dead]]

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* [[spoiler:Not Not Quite Dead]]Dead


!!!Played by: IdrisElba

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!!!Played by: IdrisElba
Creator/IdrisElba


!!Paul Hoyle

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!!Paul Hoyle!!John Doe/[[spoiler: Paul Hoyle]]


* RefusalOfTheCall: At first.
* ReluctantWarrior



* NotSoDifferent: Tries this tactic on Pearse.

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* NotSoDifferent: Tries this tactic on Pearse.




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\n* StakingTheLovedOne




* PreMortemOneLiner: Delivered to [[spoiler:Paul Hoyle.]] “Thank you for your concern. I’m spoken for.”

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* PreMortemOneLiner: Delivered to [[spoiler:Paul Hoyle.Hoyle, after an episode-long HannibalLecture.]] [[ShutUpHannibal “Thank you for your concern. I’m spoken for.”]]



Jack's fiance. After his disappearance, her her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.

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Jack's fiance. After his disappearance, her her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.



* IHaveYourWife: Well, he has an unrequited love interest...



A Senior Code V captured 'alive' by the squad.

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A Senior senior Code V captured 'alive' by the squad.




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This is a character sheet for the [[http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Series/Ultraviolet British TV series]], not the live-action American film.

!!Michael Colefield
!!!Played by: Jack Davenport

A police detective recruited into the squad after investigating into the disappearance of his best friend and fellow cop, Jack.

* AgentScully: Tends to look for mundane explanations for everything, until proven otherwise.
* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Kirsty.
* AlwaysSaveTheGirl: Kirsty again.
* AudienceSurrogate
* DeadpanSnarker: But then, who isn't?
* [[spoiler:DidNotGetTheGirl: Both of his potential LoveInterests reject him at the end of the series.]]
* TheHeart: Subverted.
* KnightInSourArmor: Going there fast.
* NaiveNewcomer
* [[spoiler:WelcomeBackTraitor: Apparently. To be fair, although he did trade with the vampires behind the others’ backs, he tricked them and didn't provide what they wanted.]]


!!Vaughan Rice
!!!Played by: IdrisElba

The main muscle of the squad. An aloof ex-soldier.

* AllLoveIsUnrequited: Towards Angie.
* [[spoiler:BetterToDieThanBeKilled: Almost shoots himself rather than fall into the hands of the leeches. Lucky he thought of something else.]]
* TheBigGuy
* CannotSpitItOut: His feelings for Angie.
* JackBauerInterrogationTechnique: Nicely demonstrated on Colin the pedophile in episode 4.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: starts really warming up to Mike towards the end of the series.
* KickTheDog: Literally.
* HollywoodAtheist: Although nothing is done to change this.
* ScaryBlackMan
* ShellShockedVeteran: The official reason for his discharge from the Army is PTSD following a friendly fire incident. The actual incident was [[TranshumanTreachery different]], and while it was very traumatic, it’s unclear how much he really suffers PTSD and how much of it was just a cover story to let him join the squad.
* SociopathicSoldier: Seems like one at first. Has HiddenDepths.
* TheWoobie: By the end of the series, everyone in the team has betrayed Vaughan’s trust in some way.


!!Dr. Angela March
!!!Played by: Susannah Harker

The scientist and doctor of the squad.

* DarkAndTroubledPast: Possibly has the most traumatic back story of all the main characters.
* DeterminedWidow
* HotScientist
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Angie’s ruthless professionalism comes off as cold, but we get glimpses of a kinder personality underneath.
* MyBelovedSmother: Not that she lacks good reasons, mind.
* OffingTheOffspring: Neutralizing one of her daughters.
* ScienceHero
* TheSmartGuy


!!Father Pearse Harman
!!!Played by: Philip Quast

A former Catholic priest and the leader of the squad.

* AgentMulder: Always the first to suspect Code V involvement in everything.
* BadassPreacher: Or ChurchMilitant, depends on whom you ask.
* [[spoiler:DeathByIrony: Well, Terminal Disease by Irony. Pearse might have gotten his lymphoma from overexposure to the sun. “The Sun giveth, the Sun taketh away.”]]
* KnightTemplar
* TheLeader
* NoMedicationForMe: [[spoiler:Unusually, used with cancer medications. He claims he wants to avoid cognitively impairing side effects while on investigation; he just might be [[CurseThatCures considering other options.]]]]
* SkunkStripe
* PreMortemOneLiner: Delivered to [[spoiler:Paul Hoyle.]] “Thank you for your concern. I’m spoken for.”
* VanHelsingHateCrimes: The vampires accuse him of this. Judging by the ending, [[spoiler:they’re probably lying.]]
* [[spoiler:Your Days Are Numbered]]


!!Frances Pembroke
!!!Played by: Fiona Dolman

Michael's ex whom he constantly turns to for help and information.

* AllLoveIsUnrequited: She might still have some feelings for Michael.
* AmicableExes: Towards Mike, although he is less so towards her. We’re never told what happened between them to cause that.
* BettyAndVeronica: The Veronica to Michael’s Archie and Kirsty’s Betty. [[spoiler:Ironically, at the end of the series she is the one urging Michael to behave sensibly while Kirsty lures him (unintentionally) into danger.]]
* FriendOnTheForce: She’s Michael’s Friend on the Intelligence Service.
* GetOut: when Mike finally asks for too much.


!!Kirsty Maine
!!!Played by: Colette Brown

Jack's fiance. After his disappearance, her her constant efforts to discover what happened to him put Michael in an uncomfortable position.

* BettyAndVeronica: The Betty to Michael’s Archie and Frances’ Veronica. She clearly dislikes the haughty and sophisticated Frances and believes (justly) that Frances looks down on her.
* ComplainingAboutRescuesTheyDontLike
* DamselInDistress: Unknowingly until the very last moment.
* HotTeacher


!!Jack Beresford
!!!Played by: Stephen Moyer

Michael's best friend and Kirsty's fiance. His disappearance at his wedding day eventually leads Michael to discover the truth about Code V's.

* DirtyCop: Jack wasn't all that even as a human.
* EvilFormerFriend
* HeyItsThatGuy
* SmugSnake
* [[RunawayBride Runaway Groom]]
* TranshumanTreachery: With a side dish of human treachery.
* [[spoiler:Not Quite Dead]]
* OneLiner: “Get a life.”


!!Jacob Kenalt
!!!Played by: Thomas Lockyer

A tabloid journalist recruited by Kirsty to help her investigate into Jack's disappearance.

* ConspiracyTheorist
* FaceHeelTurn
* IntrepidReporter: At first.
* SmugSnake: When he drops his pretenses.
* TranshumanTreachery: As poor Kirsty eventually learns.
* VomitIndiscretionShot: What happens when a Code V eats human food?



!!Paul Hoyle
!!!Played by: Corin Redgrave

A Senior Code V captured 'alive' by the squad.

* CurseThatCures: His backstory.
* HannibalLecture: Gives what is probably the longest one in the series.
* NotSoDifferent: Tries this tactic on Pearse.

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