Episode 4

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Silk, Series 1 Episode 4 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

Martha is forced to defend a police officer accused of racism at the police tribunal, at the same time as trying to get bail for another client. In the meantime, pressure increases on the pupils as the tenancy deadline draws near. And Clive receives some astonishing news which could change not only his personal life, but life at chambers for everyone.


Cameron Roach
David Evans
Peter Moffat
Martha Costello
Maxine Peake
Clive Reader
Rupert Penry-Jones
Billy Lamb
Neil Stuke
Nick Slade
Tom Hughes
Niamh Cranitch
Natalie Dormer
Kate Brockman
Nina Sosanya
John Bright
John MacMillan
Jake Milner
Theo Barklem-Biggs
Jimmy Johnson
Jamie Di Spirito
Mark Draper
Reece Noi
Noah Zeigler
Adrian Schiller
Keith Wearing
Dorian Lough
PS Rachna Ali
Syreeta Kumar
Alan Carruthers
Peter Wight
Fred Haig
Philip Bretherton
Peter Antwi
Ariyon Bakare
PC Johnson
Jimmy Akingbola
Ben Samways
Aaron Shosanya
Elaine Claxton
Chair of Magistrates
Sheila Ruskin


Video interview: Neil Stuke

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Neil describes the conflict between Billy and the officer manager.

Video interview: Miranda Raison

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Miranda introduces Harriet and her relationship with Billy.

Video interview: Jessica Henwick

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Jessica Henwick introduces determined barrister pupil, Amy.

Trail: Silk Series 3


Official launch trail for Silk which returns for a third series.

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