The twenty-first season of BBC One’s long-running crime drama Silent Witness will premiere on Monday January 8th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Silent Witness follows a team of forensic pathologists as the solve various criminal cases. The drama series is produced by BBC Studios and stars Emilia Fox, David Caves, Liz Carr and Richard Lintern. In the opening episode of the new season, titled Moment Of Surrender – Part One, haunted by her experiences in Mexico, Nikki Alexander (Emilia Fox) is struggling to come to terms with life back home. Whilst on leave she seeks out fellow pathologist Sally Vaughan (Emma Fielding) for support. However, a few days later and troubled by the failure of Sally to return her calls, Nikki heads to her house only to find that it has become a crime scene and Sally is nowhere to be found.
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