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Silk

Episode #2.5 (Season 2, Episode 5)
TV-14
TV Episode | 59 min | Drama

Caroline Warwick invites Reader to assist her in prosecuting Jody Farr,accused of killing Martha's client Brendan Kay,in exchange for reducing the murder charge against Fatima to manslaughter. When he accepts George dumps him and hands ...See moreCaroline Warwick invites Reader to assist her in prosecuting Jody Farr,accused of killing Martha's client Brendan Kay,in exchange for reducing the murder charge against Fatima to manslaughter. When he accepts George dumps him and hands Fatima's case to Martha,who,helped by Daniel,does Fatima proud,discrediting her angry,sexist brother. However it is Joy who provides the vital evidence that wins the case,the deal being that Martha defend Farr in return. Martha is less successful in appealing to the law lords to spare Jackson Henderson,on death row in Jamaica,from hanging whilst Billy Lamb discovers he has prostate cancer. Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Director
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Dale Elena McCready (as Dale McCready)
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Production Designer
James Lewis (series production design)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jun 12, 2012

Release date
Jun 12, 2012 (United Kingdom)
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Maxine Peake
Martha Costello QC Martha Costello QC   See fewer
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Rupert Penry-Jones
Clive Reader Clive Reader   See fewer
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Neil Stuke
Billy Lamb Billy Lamb   See fewer
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Alex Jennings
Alan Cowdrey QC Alan Cowdrey QC   See fewer
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Theo Barklem-Biggs
Jake Milner Jake Milner   See fewer
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John Macmillan
John Bright John Bright   See fewer
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Amy Wren
Bethany Brassington Bethany Brassington   See fewer
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Indira Varma
George Duggan George Duggan   See fewer
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Frances Barber
Caroline Warwick QC Caroline Warwick QC   See fewer
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Phil Davis
Micky Joy Micky Joy   See fewer
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Shaun Evans
Daniel Lomas Daniel Lomas   See fewer
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Shanaya Rafaat
Fatima Ali Fatima Ali   See fewer
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Pip Torrens
HHJ Maikin HHJ Maikin   See fewer
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Shazad Latif
Ibrahim Ali Ibrahim Ali   See fewer
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Andrew Scarborough
DS Adam Lambert DS Adam Lambert   See fewer
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Nasser Memarzia
Mohammed Ali Mohammed Ali   See fewer
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Myriam Acharki
Leyla Ali Leyla Ali   See fewer
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Natasha Williams
Florence Henderson Florence Henderson   See fewer
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Will Keen
Michael Connolly Michael Connolly   See fewer
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Richard Durden
Lord Winter Lord Winter   See fewer
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Nick Fletcher
Dr Colin Stiller Dr Colin Stiller   See fewer
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Glen Stanway
Prison Officer (uncredited) Prison Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8.2 / 10 | 75 votes