Silent Witness follows the work of a team of forensic pathologists. Initially starring Amanda Burton as Dr/Prof.Sam Ryan with William Gaminara as Dr.Prof.Leo Dalton. and Tom Ward as Dr.Harry Cunningham but at the beginning of Series 8 Sam left after investigating a case of police corruption. Not long after Dr. Nikki Alexander (played by Emilia Fox) joined the team of Leo and Harry.
Last Episode20x10 Awakening, Part Two Aired: Jan. 31, 2017
A frantic Jack carries out forensic examinations on the spot where Nikki disappeared. With Thomas at the airport ready to come out and help, …
Series Fun Facts
- The series was the subject of a famous spoof by comics Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders called "Witless Silence".
- Some improvisation takes place during filming.
- The main difference between Silent Witness and real-life pathologists is that in the real world pathologists don't interview suspects or take victims into their home.