Sleeping Dog is a German crime thriller television series that premiered on Netflix on March 17, 2023. The series is set in Berlin and follows a former detective who teams up with a rookie prosecutor to investigate a supposedly solved murder case.
The series stars Volker Bruch as former detective Tom Simon, who is suffering from amnesia after being shot in the head. He teams up with young prosecutor Christina Fehrmann (Caroline Peters) to investigate the death of a young man who died in prison. As they dig deeper, they uncover a conspiracy that reaches to the highest levels of the police and justice system.
The series has been praised for its suspenseful plot, strong performances, and dark atmosphere. It has a rating of 7.3/10 on IMDb.
If you are a fan of crime thrillers, then Sleeping Dog is definitely worth checking out. It is a well-made series with a gripping story that will keep you hooked from beginning to end.
Sleeping Dog Cast, Netflix
* **Max Riemelt** as Mike Atlas, a former cop who is now a private investigator.
* **Luise von Finckh** as Jule Andergast, a young prosecutor who partners with Mike to investigate a murder case.
* **Carlo Ljubek** as Luca Zaric, a ruthless crime boss.
* **Antonio Wannek** as Roland “Socke” Sokowski, a corrupt cop who is working for Luca Zaric.
* **Melodie Wakivuamina** as Britney Adebayo, a young woman who is caught up in the criminal underworld.
* **Peri Baumeister** as Lenni Atlas, Mike's wife.
* **Tara Corrigan** as Tinka, Mike's daughter.
* **Melika Foroutan** as Corinna Steck, Jule's boss.
* **Helgi Schmid** as Tom Schlefski, a former colleague of Mike's.
* **Martin Wuttke** as Klaus Hartloff, a powerful businessman who is involved in the criminal underworld.
The series also features a number of other supporting actors, including Steffen Mennekes, Sandra Bertalanffy, and Egzona Fetahaj.