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Silk

Duration:
60 min (approx.)
Genres:
Drama
IMDB rate:
7.9
Awards:
1 win & 5 nominations
Details
Country: UK
Cast
Actor
Character
Tom Hughes
Tom Hughes
Silk
Maxine Peake
Martha Costello
Rupert Penry-Jones
Clive Reader
Neil Stuke
Billy Lamb
Theo Barklem-Biggs
Jake Milner
John Macmillan
John Bright
Alex Jennings
Alan Cowdrey QC
Amy Wren
Bethany Brassington / ... (13 episodes, 2012-2015)
Frances Barber
Caroline Warwick, QC / ... (12 episodes, 2012-2014)
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Trivia
Director and creator Peter Moffat claims that one of the reasons for Martha's miscarriage in Series 1 was that he wanted to avoid the 'hackneyed' stereotype of a successful woman "struggling between motherhood and career".
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Rupert Penry-Jones claimed to dislike the lawyer robes and wig, claiming "You look a bit of a knob in the gown".
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After Maxine Peake landed the role of Barrister Martha Costello, she went to Manchester Crown Court (UK) as a casual observer to gain some insight into general courtroom procedures and activities.
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Photos from cast
Jonathan Aris Philip Bretherton Emma Fielding Kaye Wragg Natalie Dormer Tom Hughes Shannon Tarbet