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  1. Martini steps into Prime pair of shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Iol.co.za

    ... the remake of the '80s hit, MacGyver. This brings us to Stefanie Martini, who is cast a young Jane Tennison in Prime Suspect: Tennison. The original crime drama, based on the book by Lynda La Plante, has been a hit with audiences - more so with Dame ...

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  2. Obituary - John Forgeham, actor and star of The Italian JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Sunday Herald

    ... in 1978. He then went on to become a reliable supporting actor in many series of the 1980s and 90s including Prime Suspect, in which he played the detective whose death lead to Jane Tennison, played by Helen Mirren, taking over a critical ...

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  3. Dame Helen Mirren wears plunging neckline as she encourages woman to reveal more skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | Mirror.co.uk

    Dame Helen Mirren has starred in a new Age Perfect campaign as she urges woman to show more of themselves The glamorous 71-year-old actress , star of Prime Suspect and The Queen, says in a skincare advert for L'Oreal: "Why should your skincare stop at your face?

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  4. Prime Suspect 1973: The team reveals Julie Ann may have been trying...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Mirror.co.uk

    The next episode of the prequel to Helen Mirren's Prime Suspect, young WPC Jane Tennison finds more clues in her first murder investigation. Stefanie Martin's young constable joins DI Bradfield as he speaks to the parents of victim Julie Ann.

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  5. Actress Helen Mirren to Speak at Tulane University CommencementRead the original story

    Monday Mar 6 | Newswise

    ... relationship official!" Mirren said. Mirren's television career includes roles such as DCI Jane Tennison in "Prime Suspect" which earned her an Emmy Award and the lead in "Elizabeth I" for which she received both an Emmy and Golden Globe Award. In ...

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  6. Reaction Prime Suspect 1973 divides viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Radio Times

    Last night saw the debut of Prime Suspect prequel Prime Suspect 1973, with the younger version of Helen Mirren's DCI Jane Tennison starting out her career in the force in a fug of sexism and cigarette smoke. However, despite the programme's pedigree the new series seemed to divide viewers.

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  7. Helen Mirren is 'unsurpassable' in Prime Suspect prequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Mail on Sunday

    ... spent $2m of their money on trips to Hawaii and luxury cars is SPARED jail 'There's only one Helen Mirren!' Prime Suspect fans say the original Jane Tennison can NEVER be replaced as the prequel airs (and Stefanie Martini's eyebrows didn't go down ...

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  8. Prime Suspect spin-off 'like a less cheery version of Life On Mars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Salisbury Journal

    Prime Suspect's 1970s spin-off has made its debut - but viewers thought it bore a striking resemblance to another hit show set in the same period. ITV series Prime Suspect 1973 stars Stefanie Martini as Dame Helen Mirren's Jane Tennison at the start of her career in the police, but viewers compared it to popular BBC drama Life On Mars.

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  9. Prime Suspect fans reckon 'too many' ad breaks - ruined' the crime drama's first episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Metro

    The debut of Prime Suspect 1973 transported delighted viewers way back to the mean streets of the 70s - and swiftly back to the present with the ad breaks. And while they got over Helen Mirren's absence , the pauses in the action were driving some people nuts.

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  10. Prime Suspect 1973 star Stefanie Martini did a great job in solid police dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Mirror.co.uk

    Thanks to some of David Walliams ' jokes on The Nightly Show you could have been forgiven for thinking ITV was trying to take us back to the seventies this week. Last night they did it for real with Prime Suspect 1973, a welcome prequel to Helen Mirren 's TV masterpiece which had me on edge throughout.

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  11. Prime Suspect 1973 star Stefanie Martini: why I won't be doing a Helen Mirren impressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Radio Times

    She may be stepping into Helen Mirren's shoes when she takes on the role of a young Jane Tennison but Prime Suspect 1973 star Stefanie Martini says she won't be following in her footsteps too closely. "My biggest fear was doing an impression of Helen Mirren," Martini reveals in an interview in this week's edition of Radio Times.

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  12. Stefanie Martini takes on Dame Helen Mirren's role in Prime Suspect 1973Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Sunday Herald

    Rising star Stefanie Martini has said she was determined not to "crumble" under the pressure of following in Dame Helen Mirren's footsteps in the Prime Suspect prequel. The actress plays a young Jane Tennison - the character made famous by Dame Helen - in ITV's Prime Suspect 1973, which charts the rise of the policewoman as she assists in her first murder investigation.

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  13. Prime Suspect 1973: What can viewers expect from prequel?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The First Post

    Prime Suspect 1973, the new prequel to the classic crime drama starring Helen Mirren, starts tonight on ITV. Here's what you need to know.

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  14. No, Prime Suspect 1973 will never be as good as the original a " for one simple reasonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 2 | Radio Times

    Helen Mirren as Prime Suspect's Jane Tennison is one of those sparkling TV rarities, the embodiment of the most perfect alchemy created by the right actor, the right part and the right time. They fitted together like a hand in the sleekest, smoothest kid glove.

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  15. Great Yeldham firm plays its part in new ITV crime dramaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 2 | Haverhill Today

    A prequel to the hit TV drama Prime Suspect gets underway on ITV One tonight and will feature three cars owned by one man well known to many in Haverhill. Called Prime Suspect 1973, the crime drama heads back to the title year and the start of the police career of the central character, Jane Tennison.

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  16. Who is Stefanie Martini? Meet the star of Prime Suspect 1973Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Radio Times

    Prime Suspect 1973 introduces viewers to a young Jane Tennison, a probationary police officer who is a world away from the hardened DI that Helen Mirren brought to ITV in the 1990s. Actress Stefani Martini steps into Mirren's shoes for the Prime Suspect prequel, but what do we know about the 26-year-old actress? Find out more about the star of ITV's new crime series, beginning at 9pm on Thursday 2nd March .

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  17. Interview: Prime Suspect 1973's Stefanie MartiniRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Scotsman.com

    ... sexism, racism, paedophilia and prostitution, as Tennison blazed a trail for women police officers. Now Prime Suspect is back in a six-part series based on La Plante's book, starting on Thursday. Prime Suspect 1973, from left, Jessica Gunning as ...

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  18. Who is Stefanie Martini? Meet the star of Prime Suspect 1973Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Radio Times

    Prime Suspect 1973 introduces viewers to a young Jane Tennison, a probationary police officer who is a world away from the hardened DI that Helen Mirren brought to ITV in the 1990s. Actress Stefani Martini steps into Mirren's shoes for the Prime Suspect prequel, but what do we know about the 26-year-old actress? Find out more about the star of ITV's new crime series, beginning at 9pm on Thursday 2nd March .

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  19. New Prime Suspect star reveals she was terrified to be stepping into Helen Mirren's shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    It was tough enough for Dame Helen Mirren as a top detective Jane Tennison trying to succeed in the sexist men's world of crime fighting. But if anything newcomer Stefanie Martini, 26, will have an even harder job in a six-part prequel to the smash series Prime Suspect.

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  20. Prime Suspect 1973 star Stefanie Martini: why I won't be doing a Helen Mirren impressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Radio Times

    She may be stepping into Helen Mirren's shoes when she takes on the role of a young Jane Tennison but Prime Suspect 1973 star Stefanie Martini says she won't be following in her footsteps too closely. "My biggest fear was doing an impression of Helen Mirren," Martini reveals in an interview in this week's edition of Radio Times.

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