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The Weight of One Man's Heart

Ripper Street, Series 1 Episode 5 of 8

A string of brilliantly masterminded robberies draw the attention of Reid and his team, while Drake is confronted with a spectre from his past in the form of his one-time colonel, returned to London to seek redress for the unjust treatment of the Empire's soldiers.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Sun 27 Jan 2013 21:00
BBC One except Scotland


Role Contributor
Detective Inspector Edmund ReidMatthew Macfadyen
Rose ErskineCharlene McKenna
George DoggettSam Hazeldine
Mr WheenJulian Firth
BirdsellerLalor Roddy
DirectorColm McCarthy

Policing the meanest streets

Ripper Street : Matthew Macfadyen

"Committed lawmen doing the best they can in the most impossible circumstances."