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 3, Episode 6 Mar 30, 2014 Subscription

Martha is becoming isolated as she fights to defend ex-boyfriend Sean against overwhelming evidence. Determined to ignore Clive, who attempts to force her to confront the holes in her client’s story.

Episode 5 Season 3, Episode 5 Mar 23, 2014 Subscription

Martha has to put her personal feelings aside when she is asked to defend a close friend from her past. Is she strong enough to ask him the tough questions? The evidence against him in the case of a gangland execution is overwhelming.

Episode 4 Season 3, Episode 4 Mar 16, 2014 Subscription

Dani’s nephew is fighting extradition to the US on charges of terrorism and despite Clive’s warnings Martha cannot let the system swallow up a young man without any firm evidence.

Episode 3 Season 3, Episode 3 Mar 9, 2014 Subscription

Battle lines are drawn when Martha and Clive find themselves on opposing sides in a high profile case of assisted suicide. A mother is accused of helping her severely paralyzed daughter to die and Martha must fight to defend her client.

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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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