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Silent Witness

  • Season 20
  • 5 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Compelling mystery drama series about a team of forensic pathologists.

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Episode 1: Identity

Summary

A severed finger is brought to the Lyell Centre by DCI Rory Goodchild and immigration enforcement officer Pia Butler, who ask Nikki and Thomas to test for a DNA match with 17 year-old Syrian illegal immigrant Akka Khoury. The teenager was sent the digit by a people-smuggler who claims to have her mother and is demanding money for her safe return. Meanwhile, Akka's 12 year-old cousin Sosa is trying to enter the UK illegally hidden in a van on a cross-channel ferry. Emilia Fox stars.

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Dr Nikki AlexanderEmilia Fox
Dr Thomas ChamberlainRichard Lintern
Jack HodgsonDavid Caves
Clarissa MulleryLiz Carr
Varkey KhouryKevork Malikyan
DCI Rory GoodchildRyan Kiggell
Pia ButlerNatasha Joseph
Akka KhourySofia Amir
Abdul Al WilsonBilly Cook
DI Paul RennickDouglas Rankine
Ittak KhouryElham Ehsas
SosaLydia Kalian
Yusuf HamedGerald Kyd
Jamal Al ShamAsh Rizi
Kali AzizHamza Jeetooa
AddiYoli Fuller
Cynthia HandsDi Botcher
Tamara NasrNatacha Karam
White Van DriverVincent La Torre
NurseScheherazade Brathwaite
Lady in VanMaria Lopiano
Senior nurseAngela Harvey

Crew

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DirectorStewart Svaasand
Executive producerAnne Pivcevic
ProducerCeri Meyrick
WriterTimothy Prager

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  • Episode 1

    Identity

    Summary

    A severed finger is brought to the Lyell Centre by DCI Rory Goodchild and immigration enforcement officer Pia Butler, who ask Nikki and Thomas to test for a DNA match with 17 year-old Syrian illegal immigrant Akka Khoury. The teenager was sent the digit by a people-smuggler who claims to have her mother and is demanding money for her safe return. Meanwhile, Akka's 12 year-old cousin Sosa is trying to enter the UK illegally hidden in a van on a cross-channel ferry. Emilia Fox stars.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Dr Nikki AlexanderEmilia Fox
    Dr Thomas ChamberlainRichard Lintern
    Jack HodgsonDavid Caves
    Clarissa MulleryLiz Carr
    Varkey KhouryKevork Malikyan
    DCI Rory GoodchildRyan Kiggell
    Pia ButlerNatasha Joseph
    Akka KhourySofia Amir
    Abdul Al WilsonBilly Cook
    DI Paul RennickDouglas Rankine
    Ittak KhouryElham Ehsas
    SosaLydia Kalian
    Yusuf HamedGerald Kyd
    Jamal Al ShamAsh Rizi
    Kali AzizHamza Jeetooa
    AddiYoli Fuller
    Cynthia HandsDi Botcher
    Tamara NasrNatacha Karam
    White Van DriverVincent La Torre
    NurseScheherazade Brathwaite
    Lady in VanMaria Lopiano
    Senior nurseAngela Harvey

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorStewart Svaasand
    Executive producerAnne Pivcevic
    ProducerCeri Meyrick
    WriterTimothy Prager
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