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Threads of Silk and Gold

Ripper Street, Series 2 Episode 5 of 8

Investigations into the brutal slaying of a telegraph boy lift the lid on a vice racket run from the offices of the GPO. The case leads Reid to the heart of the one of the city's most august financial institutions. Captain Jackson seeks ever more perilous means of ridding he and Long Susan of the suffocating debt they owe Silas Duggan.

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1 hour

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Mon 25 Nov 2013 21:00


Role Contributor
Det Insp Edmund ReidMatthew Macfadyen
Det Sgt Bennet DrakeJerome Flynn
Capt Homer JacksonAdam Rothenberg
Long SusanMyAnna Buring
Fred BestDavid Dawson
Sgt Donald ArthertonDavid Wilmot
Jane CobdenLeanne Best
Silas DugganFrank Harper
Bella DrakeGillian Saker
Det Con Albert FlightDamien Molony
Franklin StonePeter Sullivan
Solomon QuintScott Handy
Prudence QuintBelinda Stewart-Wilson
James SelfAndrew Tiernan
Hotel ManagerFrankie McCafferty
David GoodbodyAlfie Stewart
Vincent FeatherwellJassa Ahluwalia
Luke NuttalAlexander Cobb
Otto RobertsDavid Glynn Crowley
Harry CollinsDale Leadon Bolger
Charlie FrostStephen Jones
MaggieKirsty Oswald
ProducerStephen Smallwood
DirectorKieron Hawkes
WriterThomas Martin
WriterToby Finlay

Who braves the mean streets of east London?


Meet Reid, Jackson, Drake and their cohorts...

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