简介：开创性的18世纪大律师威廉·加罗（William Garr..开创性的18世纪大律师威廉·加罗（William Garrow）回到老贝利，捍卫囚犯的权利，对抗国家的权力，一路上制造强大的敌人。“Garrow’s Law, which dramatises 18th-century court cases at the Old Bailey, a surprise hit in 2009, returned for a four-part run in December on BBC1. It won 5 million viewers, in the most competitive Sunday evening slots, and an audience appreciation score of 90%.
This is thanks to Tony Marchant’s vivid scripts and Andrew Buchan’s performance as the eponymous barrister championing the poor, who introduced the phrase “innocent until proven guilty”. The production team argued for a longer third series to milk the Old Bailey archives, but have just heard they have four episodes once again. Criminal!”