TV Show directory - Silk

Silk is a thrilling new drama series for BBC One about the lives, loves and hard cases facing barristers on the front line of criminal law, written by Bafta award-winning writer Peter Moffat.

Maxine Peake is Martha Costello, in her thirties, single, passionate and a defence barrister applying for silk. Innocent until proven guilty are four words she lives by. But how does this fundamental principle stand up to examination by clients who are sometimes good, sometimes bad and sometimes evil?

Production Company: BBC

Year of Publication: 2010

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Court Clerk
Stacey Grant
Art Director assistant
Film Editor
Line Producer
Abercrombie Boy (featured)
Barrister
Louise Phillpott
Floor Runner
Amanda Draper - CPS Solicitor
Court Usher. Featured role with scripted dialogue
Journalist
Clerk of the Court
HHJ Peterson
Assistant Editor (Dailies)