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Silk (2011)

TV-14 Drama


Silk is a British television drama series produced by the BBC and first shown in 2011. Written by Peter Moffat, the series follows a set of barristers, and what they do to attain the rank of Queen's Counsel, known as "taking silk."

  1. Peter Moffat


Series Cast

  1. Maxine Peake as Martha Costello

    Maxine Peake

    Martha Costello

    18 Episodes

  2. Rupert Penry-Jones as Clive Reader

    Rupert Penry-Jones

    Clive Reader

    18 Episodes

  3. Neil Stuke as Billy Lamb

    Neil Stuke

    Billy Lamb

    18 Episodes

  4. John Macmillan as John Bright

    John Macmillan

    John Bright

    18 Episodes

  5. Theo Barklem-Biggs as Jake Milner

    Theo Barklem-Biggs

    Jake Milner

    18 Episodes

  6. Alex Jennings as Alan Cowdrey

    Alex Jennings

    Alan Cowdrey

    13 Episodes

  7. Natalie Dormer as Niamh Cranitch

    Natalie Dormer

    Niamh Cranitch

    12 Episodes

  8. Phil Davis as Micky Joy

    Phil Davis

    Micky Joy

    12 Episodes

  9. Frances Barber as Caroline Warwick

    Frances Barber

    Caroline Warwick

    12 Episodes

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Last Season

Series 3

2014 • 6 Episodes

Season 3 of Silk premiered on February 24, 2014.

The Real McCoy (Part 2)

(3x6, March 31, 2014) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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