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Defending the Guilty

Pilot (Season 1, Episode 0)
TV Episode | Drama

Enthusiastic trainee barrister Will Packham is vying with three others for a permanent place at his Chambers but feels he is just a dogs body to cynical senior Caroline. In the pub with snide rival Liam he meets and sleeps with the ...See moreEnthusiastic trainee barrister Will Packham is vying with three others for a permanent place at his Chambers but feels he is just a dogs body to cynical senior Caroline. In the pub with snide rival Liam he meets and sleeps with the flirtatious Selina but she turns out to be a juror at Caroline's murder trial. However he also discovers evidence that discredits Liam and helps Caroline win her case, putting one over on smug prosecutor Ashley. This does not prevent his being mugged by a 'grateful' client. Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Kieron Quirke (creator) (created by) | Alex McBride (creator) (based on the book written by) (created by)
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Updated Sep 19, 2018

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Sep 19, 2018 (United Kingdom)

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Katherine Parkinson
Caroline Caroline   See fewer
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Gwyneth Keyworth
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Selina Selina   See fewer
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Kirsty Wark
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