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Episode 5

Silk, Series 1 Episode 5 of 6

Martha prosecutes a teacher accused of assaulting a pupil, but believes he is on too serious a charge and is not being properly defended by her colleague, Noah. Meanwhile, Nick takes on his first major case, and both Martha and Clive have their Silk interviews. Will Martha be able to ensure a fair trial for the teacher at the same time as succeeding in her interview?

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Mon 30 Apr 2012 22:00


Role Contributor
ProducerCameron Roach
DirectorCatherine Morshead
WriterSteve Thompson
Martha CostelloMaxine Peake
Clive ReaderRupert Penry-Jones
Billy LambNeil Stuke
Nick SladeTom Hughes
Niamh CranitchNatalie Dormer
Kate BrockmanNina Sosanya
John BrightJohn Macmillan
Jake MilnerTheo Barklem-Biggs
Jimmy JohnsonJamie Di Spirito
Noah ZeiglerAdrian Schiller
Wendy FordFenella Woolgar
Tony PaddickPaul Ready
HHJ MaikinPip Torrens
Anthony HartcliffeRyan Hayward
Lindsey MoxhamLauren Crace
AmyShannon Tarbet
Alexis GloverClara Salaman
Sean McDaidReece Beaumont
Clerk of the CourtChristopher Gilling
Baroness RenolleauSusan Tracy
Alex TurleyPaul Thornley
Turley's SolicitorJacqueline Boatswain
Magistrates JudgeThomas Wheatley