NCS: Manhunt is a British television crime drama series based on the National Crime Squad.

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2001-03-26

NCS: Manhunt - Anita Dobson - Netflix

Anita Dobson (born 29 April 1949) is an English stage, film and television actress, and singer. She is known for her role from 1985 to 1988 as Angie Watts in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. In 1986, she reached number four in the UK Singles Chart with “Anyone Can Fall in Love”, a song based on the theme music of EastEnders. Dobson's other television roles include the 1989 ITV sitcom Split Ends. In 2003, she was nominated for the Olivier Award for Best Actress for the National Theatre production of Frozen. She has also starred in the West End as Mama Morton in the musical Chicago (2003) and Gertrude in Hamlet (2005), and made her RSC debut in the 2012 revival of The Merry Wives of Windsor. Her film appearances include Darkness Falls (1999) and London Road (2015). She guest starred in the Call the Midwife 2017 Christmas special.

NCS: Manhunt - Strictly Come Dancing - Netflix

On 6 September 2011 it was announced that Dobson would take part in the 2011 series of Strictly Come Dancing. In the launch show of ninth series on 10 September 2011, it was revealed that she would be partnered by Latin specialist Robin Windsor. She was eliminated on 27 November 2011 after Robin Windsor had been unable to dance for a week due to an injury. Anita Dobson therefore rehearsed and danced the Cha Cha Cha and the Swingathon with Brendan Cole. In Week 6 Jennifer Grey guest judged for Goodman.

NCS: Manhunt - References - Netflix