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Defending the Guilty 

An idealistic, young barrister is shown the ropes by a worldly mentor.
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Series cast summary:
Hugh Coles Hugh Coles ...  Liam 7 episodes, 2018-2019
Will Sharpe ...  Will 7 episodes, 2018-2019
Katherine Parkinson ...  Caroline 7 episodes, 2018-2019
Gwyneth Keyworth ...  Danielle 7 episodes, 2018-2019
Prasanna Puwanarajah ...  Ashley 7 episodes, 2018-2019
Hanako Footman ...  Pia 6 episodes, 2019
Claudia Jessie ...  Nessa 5 episodes, 2019
Sofia Barclay ...  Selina 3 episodes, 2018-2019
Ian Burfield ...  Mike 3 episodes, 2018-2019
Mark Bonnar ...  Miles 3 episodes, 2019
Ingrid Oliver ...  Fiona 3 episodes, 2019
Georgie Glen ...  Judge / ... 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Shanu Hazzan Shanu Hazzan ...  Jake 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Grace Hogg-Robinson ...  Gracie 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Cally Lawrence Cally Lawrence ...  Lorraine 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Nneka Okoye ...  Becca 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Marcus Onilude Marcus Onilude ...  DI Soulsby 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Kirsty Wark Kirsty Wark ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Roy Beck ...  Jury Foreman / ... 2 episodes, 2018-2019
Ty Hurley Ty Hurley ...  Solicitor 2 episodes, 2019
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An idealistic, young barrister is shown the ropes by a worldly mentor.

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English

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19 September 2018 (UK) See more »

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On Wednesday, 23rd October 2019 BBC Comedy announced that they have commissioned Big Talk to produce a 6-episode second series of the legal sitcom. Series two is expected to be filmed and broadcast in 2020. See more »

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Exactly what the Bbc needs to be doing
1 October 2018 | by jdlandersSee all my reviews

Funny, thought-provoking, and it casts light on something that we should all be talking about more right now - just how messed up the legal system is for working within it / subject to it. Can't get enough of Will Sharpe and Katherine Parkinson ("mummy!") - such a funny duo.


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