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Quirke

The Silver Swan (Season 1, Episode 2)
TV-MA
TV Episode | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Mal is still angry with Quirke for revealing Phoebe's true paternity and blames him for her quitting medical school to work in a hat shop. Here she meets louche Leslie White, manager of the Silver Swan beauty salon who is having an affair ...See moreMal is still angry with Quirke for revealing Phoebe's true paternity and blames him for her quitting medical school to work in a hat shop. Here she meets louche Leslie White, manager of the Silver Swan beauty salon who is having an affair with Deirdre, wife of pharmaceutical rep Billy Hunt, a former student of Quirke. Deirdre is addicted to tranquillizers in return for which she agrees to pose for nude photos which White uses to blackmail her. At the same time Quirke deals with the suicide of housewife Geraldine Millican, who like Deirdre posed nude to get her tablets. After Quirke has failed to warn Phoebe about White he persuades Garret to take drastic action, revealing White's true nature to Phoebe. Several deaths follow, which Quirke is able to help solve but he is unprepared for sad news about Sarah, with whom he had been having an affair. Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Composer
Rob Lane (original music by)
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Status
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Updated Feb 23, 2014

Release date
Feb 23, 2014 (Ireland)

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18 cast members
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Brian Gleeson
Sinclair Sinclair   See fewer
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Gabriel Byrne
Quirke Quirke   See fewer
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Geraldine Somerville
Sarah Griffin Sarah Griffin   See fewer
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Nick Dunning
Malachy Griffin Malachy Griffin   See fewer
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Aisling Franciosi
Phoebe Griffin Phoebe Griffin   See fewer
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Branwell Donaghey
Billy Hunt Billy Hunt   See fewer
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Charlie Murphy
Deirdre Hunt Deirdre Hunt   See fewer
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Donna Dent
Mrs. Cuffe-Wilkes Mrs. Cuffe-Wilkes   See fewer
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Lee Ingleby
Leslie White Leslie White   See fewer
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Stanley Townsend
Inspector Hackett Inspector Hackett   See fewer
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David Murray
John Millican John Millican   See fewer
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Aaron Neil
Hakim Kreutz Hakim Kreutz   See fewer
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Michael Gambon
Judge Garret Griffin Judge Garret Griffin   See fewer
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Paul McGlinchey
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Lalor Roddy
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Sam McGovern
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Ratings Breakdown

7.4 / 10 | 83 votes