Episode 6

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Silk, Series 3 Episode 6 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

Martha is becoming increasingly isolated as she fights to defend ex-boyfriend Sean against overwhelming evidence. Determined to ignore an angry Clive, who attempts to force her to confront the holes in her client's story, Martha begins to wonder if she's cut out for this world. As she begins to uncover further lies Sean has told, Martha is shocked when she has to rely on an old enemy if she is to have any hope of clearing his name.

As chambers begin to worry for her emotional stability, Martha's campaign to lead Shoe Lane into a new future begins to suffer. The shocking truth about the case is finally revealed, and after the jury return their verdict a shattered Martha is forced to confront her actions and their effect on the case. Can she move forward from this?

Billy's harassment tribunal comes to a head and, when Shoe Lane votes on the silk to guide them into an uncertain future, Martha must decide what really matters.

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Credits

Martha Costello QC
Maxine Peake
Clive Reader QC
Rupert Penry-Jones
Billy Lamb
Neil Stuke
Harriet Hammond
Miranda Raison
Caroline Warwick QC
Frances Barber
Alan Cowdrey QC
Alex Jennings
Jake Milner
Theo Barklem-Biggs
John Bright
John MacMillan
Bethany Brassington
Amy Wren
Amy Lang
Jessica Henwick
Micky Joy
Phil Davis
Sean
Kieran O'Brien
Nicola
Kirsty Bushell
District Judge Dora Noone
Elizabeth Bennet
DCI Fitzpatrick
Vincent Regan
Elizabeth Buchan
Emma Fielding
Gaoler
Daniel Fearn
Producer
Matt Strevens
Director
Cilla Ware
Writer
Peter Moffat

Broadcasts

Video interview: Neil Stuke

Image for Neil Stuke details the conflict between Billy and Harriet

Neil describes the conflict between Billy and the officer manager.

Video interview: Miranda Raison

Image for Miranda Raison introduces new office manager Harriet

Miranda introduces Harriet and her relationship with Billy.

Video interview: Jessica Henwick

Image for Jessica Henwick introduces new barrister pupil Amy

Jessica Henwick introduces determined barrister pupil, Amy.

Trail: Silk Series 3

Silk

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

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