Silent Witness(TV show/series, 1996-)

1h per episode | Genre: Drama

Scripted Reality in 24 seasons with 222 episodes

Silent WitnessRating: 3.7/5 (with 24 votes) 725
Silent Witness is a British crime drama television series produced by the BBC, which focuses on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes. First broadcast in 1996, the series was created by Nigel McCrery, a former murder squad detective based in Nottingham. (He later went on to create the series New Tricks, with writer Roy Mitchell.) Twenty-four series of Silent Witness have been broadcast since 1996. Amanda Burton starred as primary character Dr. Sam Ryan before leaving the show during the eighth series. Since her departure the series has featured an ensemble cast, which consisted of Emilia Fox, David Caves, Liz Carr and Richard Lintern until the end of series 23, when Carr and Lintern both departed. The programme is broadcast in more than 235 territories, including ABC in Australia, Showcase and the Knowledge Network in Canada, KRO in the Nethe... ()
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About Silent Witness

Silent Witness is a British crime thriller series focusing on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes.

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Silent Witness Seasons and Episodes

09/06/2021Series 24 - 10 episodes
#1 | 09/06/2021Redemption, Part 1
When Jack and Nikki enter a high-security prison to investigate the suspicious death of an inmate, the case brings up disturbing memories for Nikki. The victim’s cellmate is Scott Weston, the student responsible for a mass shooting she witnessed ten years earlier. Nikki becomes increasingly convinced that Scott is their prime suspect, but Jack worries she is not following the evidence.
#2 | 09/07/2021Redemption, Part 2
After a surprising breakthrough in Jay’s case, Nikki struggles to accept that Scott may not be responsible. Meanwhile, DI Mason asks Jack and Nikki to investigate the death of someone close to the case. What at first appears to be a house fire, Jack confirms was an arson attack, and Nikki discovers that the victim was murdered before the fire was set. The team struggle to find a connection to Jay’s case, but when crucial evidence is retrieved from the scene, their attention returns to the prison.
#3 | 09/13/2021Bad Love, Part 1
When a swimming instructor is found murdered in her flat, trace evidence from the scene identifies two suspects, including the victim’s ex-boyfriend, a former police officer. It’s the first case for new recruit Adam, and his eagerness to impress causes friction in the team. As the investigation uncovers a tragic story about the need for love and family, Jack is confronted with secrets from his own hidden past.
#4 | 09/14/2021Bad Love, Part 2
Having traced Laura’s last movements to a suburban house, the team struggle to identify the bodies buried in the garden. With a prowler seemingly on the loose, DI Meredith continues to suspect her former colleague. Meanwhile, Cara is furious when she finds out why Ryan is in prison, forcing Jack to pick up the pieces and weigh up his loyalties to his brother and the truth.
#5Reputations, Part 1
#6Reputations, Part 2
#7Brother's Keeper, Part 1
#8Brother's Keeper, Part 2
#9Matters of Life and Death, Part 1
#10Matters of Life and Death, Part 2
01/07/2020Series 23 - 10 episodes
01/08/2019Series 22 - 10 episodes
01/08/2018Series 21 - 10 episodes
01/02/2017Series 20 - 10 episodes
01/04/2016Series 19 - 10 episodes
01/06/2015Series 18 - 10 episodes
01/02/2014Series 17 - 10 episodes
01/10/2013Series 16 - 10 episodes
04/01/2012Series 15 - 12 episodes
01/03/2011Series 14 - 10 episodes
01/07/2010Series 13 - 10 episodes
10/01/2008Series 12 - 12 episodes
08/28/2007Series 11 - 10 episodes
07/16/2006Series 10 - 10 episodes
07/25/2005Series 9 - 8 episodes
09/05/2004Series 8 - 8 episodes
10/11/2003Series 7 - 8 episodes
10/28/2002Series 6 - 8 episodes
12/11/2000Series 5 - 6 episodes
05/31/1999Series 4 - 6 episodes
03/19/1998Series 3 - 8 episodes
02/14/1997Series 2 - 8 episodes
02/21/1996Series 1 - 8 episodes

Additional Information

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Production country: United Kingdom (UK)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 13 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Italian (IT), Norwegian Bokmål (NB), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 02/21/1996
Latest episode released on: 02/03/2020
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Gerichtsmediziner Dr. Leo Dalton"
"Gerichtsmedizinerin Samantha Ryan"
"Tyst vittne"

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:1560, Added: 05/11/2018, Last updated: 09/26/2021