little boy blue


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little boy blue

n. a (male) police officer. Little boy blue is coming this way, and he’s mad.
See also: blue, boy, little
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THE actor who played Rhys Jones, in Little Boy Blue, revealed the touching gesture he made with his fee from the show.
Broadchurch, Little Boy Blue, Sherlock, Line of Duty
Although it's criminal to have to choose between Line of Duty, Broadchurch, Sherlock and Little Boy Blue.
So many are made these days that it deserves its own section, with the likes of Little Boy Blue, Broadchurch and Sherlock in the running.
You know I'm gonna be like you, And the cat's in the cradle and the silver spoon, Little boy blue and the man in the moon.
There is a taste for true crime dramas of late - with the murder of Rhy Jones recently being turned into ITV drama Little Boy Blue, and the kidnapping of Shannon Matthews being turned into BBC drama The Moorside.
The award for best new drama went to Little Boy Blue, based on the murder of Rhys Jones,.
Joining the former Everton stars for 'Bradley's Blues' will be singer-songwriter Olly Murs, Little Boy Blue star Stephen Graham, X Factor winner turned Coronation Street star Shayne Ward and Steps star and boyhood Evertonian, Lee Latchford-Evans.
The crime will be dramatised by Bafta-winning screenwriter Jeff Pope, who was responsible for the recent ITV series about the murder of Rhys Jones, Little Boy Blue.
LITTLE BOY BLUE ITV, 9pm AS THIS heartbreaking true story drama concludes, Sean Mercer and his gang are tried for their roles in Rhys' murder.
The performances of the cast have been so uniformly excellent as to guarantee this four-parter wins trophies galore come the next round of awards ceremonies - although such talk of showbiz baubles always seems jarringly inappropriate when you consider the heartbreak Little Boy Blue is founded on.
NEW MONDAY, STV, 9PM Little Boy Blue Stephen Graham, left has been sensational in this true crime drama as cop Dave Kelly.
Little Boy Blue MONDAY, ITV, 9PM ON AUGUST 22, 2007, 11-yearold Rhys Jones was walking home from football practice in the Croxteth Park area of Liverpool when he was shot in the back by a hooded youth on a silver mountain bike aiming at members of a rival mob.