Defending The Guilty. Image shows from L to R: Will Packham (Will Sharpe), Caroline Bratt (Katherine Parkinson). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Defending The Guilty

BBC Two sitcom about the judiciary. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Will Sharpe, Katherine Parkinson, Gwyneth Keyworth, Hugh Coles and others.

Another series is in development.

All Series

Defending The Guilty. Image shows from L to R: Will Packham (Will Sharpe), Caroline Bratt (Katherine Parkinson), Ashley (Prasanna Puwanarajah), Danielle (Gwyneth Keyworth). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Pilot (2018)

The pilot was shown in 2018. The BBC said at the time: "The terrifically vibrant and sure-footed pilot made for a very quick and easy decision on Defending The Guilty going to series." This pilot is almost the same as Episode 1 of the series.

Episode Guide

Defending The Guilty. Image shows from L to R: Caroline Bratt (Katherine Parkinson), Will Packham (Will Sharpe). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Series 1 (2019)

The full series followed in 2019, and sees Will and Caroline defending a variety of Her Majesty's finest guests. The first episode is the same storyline as the original pilot.

Episode Guide