Judge John Deed

Defence of the Realm

Series 4 - Episode 4 Defence of the Realm



The maverick judge is exiled to Warwick by his fellow judges, who feel he must be disciplined for his indiscretion with a claimant. Meanwhile, Jo hears the case of a PA accused of embezzling millions from his boss, the head of a high-ranking electronics corporation - and the trial grows heated when allegations are made about a government minister taking bribes. Martin Shaw, Donald Sinden and Jenny Seagrove star.

Cast & Crew

Judge John Deed Martin Shaw
Sir Joseph Channing Donald Sinden
Jo Mills Jenny Seagrove
Georgina Channing QC Caroline Langrishe
Rita `Coop' Cooper Barbara Thorn
Sir Monty Everard Simon Ward
Sir Ian Rochester Simon Chandler
Rufus Barron Ben Caplan
Sir Tim Listfield Anthony Barclay
Neil Haughton Aneirin Hughes
Brian Cantwell John Sessions
Paul Sorrell Luke Shaw
Brian Harrison Michael Eaves
Sir Michael Niven TR Bowen
Steve Gross PH Moriarty
Judge Ben Wharton George Harris
Clive Kadans George Camiller
DS Halesworth Sean Francis
Esther McEwan Sandra James-Young
Marc Thompson Adrian Lukis
Jonathan Powell Stuart Organ
Maurice Henderson Ewan Bailey
Tony Rains Andrew Greenough
Peter Wilson Tom Keller
Caroline Hughes Mary Woodvine
Jill Miro Fiona Carew
Judge Alan Hing Peter Yapp
Paul Peacock Alan McKenna
Pauline Peacock Sara Stephens
Woman Witness Norma Atallah
Stallholder Herbie Clark
Security guard Donovan F Blackwood
Director Steve Kelly
Producer GF Newman
Writer GF Newman
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