Silk

Courtroom drama about the personal and professional lives of British barristers seeking to attain the prestigious rank of Queen's Counsel, a designation also known as "taking silk."

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Episode 6 Season 2, Episode 6 May 4, 2015 Subscription

Reluctantly representing Jody Farr, Martha will do her job, but she won’t allow him or Micky to get under her skin. Fighting shifting power plays and an untenable defense she begins to feel that Jody isn’t getting a fair trial and suspects foul play.

Episode 5 Season 2, Episode 5 Jun 10, 2014 Subscription

At the Supreme Court Martha is representing Jackson Henderson in a death row case. Against a ticking clock and with Billy breathing down her neck, Martha faces the toughest legal argument of her career.

Episode 4 Season 2, Episode 4 Jun 4, 2012 Subscription

In a David and Goliath battle Martha represents the driver of a high security prison van. When some of his prisoners escape, Michael Ward opens the doors of his van to find another dead.

Episode 3 Season 2, Episode 3 May 27, 2014 Subscription

Clive is in Oxford, prosecuting three students accused of sexually assaulting a waitress. Clive begins to waver, but a chance encounter with an old friend helps him discover a passion for prosecuting he didn’t know he had.

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Silk, Season 3
Defense barrister Martha Costello is now a QC and busier than ever, while Clive Reader, also a QC, is specializing in prosecution. The criminal bar is (more…)
Silk, Season 3
Defense barrister Martha Costello is now a QC and busier than ever, while Clive Reader, also a QC, is specializing in prosecution. The criminal bar is (more…)
Silk, Season 2
Maxine Peake and Rupert Penry-Jones return in Peter Moffat's thrilling legal drama about the lives, loves and hard cases facing a group of top end bar (more…)
Silk, Season 2
Maxine Peake and Rupert Penry-Jones return in Peter Moffat's thrilling legal drama about the lives, loves and hard cases facing a group of top end bar (more…)

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  • Premiered: February 22, 2011
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Courtroom drama about the personal and professional lives of British barristers seeking to attain the prestigious rank of Queen's Counsel, a designation also known as "taking silk." (more)

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