Silent Witness returned to BBC One screens on January 8 with Emilia Fox as Nikki Alexander, Liz Carr as Clarissa Mullery, and the rest of the cast
Silent Witness returned to BBC One screens on January 8 with Emilia Fox as Nikki Alexander, Liz Carr as Clarissa Mullery, and the rest of the cast back for a new series of the crime drama. The new series of Silent Witness promises more drama than ever and the BBC will deliver on this by airing two episodes of Silent Witness a week. Here’s how many episodes there are in the Silent Witness in 2019 and how long season 22 will be on screens for.
How many episodes are in Silent Witness 2019?
Silent Witness aired its first episode of 2019 on Tuesday, January 8, with the second airing a day later on Wednesday, January 9.
The BBC series will air on Monday and Tuesdays with stories playing out across two nights.
Season 22 of Silent Witness will continue this scheduling throughout the series for all 10 of its episodes.
WHERE IS SILENT WITNESS 2019 SET AND FILMED?
The series is broken down into five parts, each made up of two episodes a piece.
Episodes one and two are entitled Two Spirits, while three and four are entitled Lift Up Your Hearts.
The fifth and sixth episodes of Silent Witness 2019 are called To Brighton, To Brighton, and will air on BBC One on January 21 and 22.
Silent Witness episodes seven and eight are entitled Deathmaker, and look likely to air on Monday, January 27 and Tuesday, January 28.
The final part of the 2019 season of Silent Witness is called Betrayal and is made up of two episodes which are likely to air on Monday, February 4, and Tuesday, February 5.
Shortly after each episode airs, fans can watch Silent Witness 2019 online via the BBC iPlayer website.
SILENT WITNESS 2019 CAST, PLOT, TRAILER, START DATE
Who will star in Silent Witness 2019?
Emilia Fox returns for her 14th season on the BBC show as Dr. Nikki Alexander after making her debut back in season eight.
Her on-screen colleagues Dr. Jack Hodgson (played by David Caves) and Dr. Thomas Chamberlain (Richard Lintern) also make their comebacks for season 22.
Silent Witness fan favourite Clarissa Mullery (Liz Carr) will appear back on screens for her sixth year on the crime series.
Other characters, new and old, to keep an eye out for include Kelly Hayes (Emma Frankland), Amy Marlow (Jemima Rooper), DS Quicke (Samantha Bond), and Nick Marlow (Andrew Knott).
SILENT WITNESS 2019 CAST
What will happen in Silent Witness 2019?
Each part of Silent Witness comes with a new plot line to span over two episodes.
The first part of the series, Two Spirits, opens with a young woman stumbling into a public lavatory, only to hear someone being murdered in the adjacent cubicle.
From there, Two Spirits (episodes one and two) follows Nikki, Jack, Thomas, and Clarissa as they investigate the murder of the transexual victim, making some rather harrowing discoveries along the way.
Silent Witness 2019 airs on BBC One on Mondays & Tuesdays at 9pm