Recent News: Ripper Street to return for Season 3!
BBC AMERICA’s critically acclaimed drama series Ripper Street has been commissioned for a third season. From producers Tiger Aspect Productions and Lookout Point, Ripper Street will continue to be co-produced by BBC AMERICA and in a new landmark deal, Amazon has acquired UK subscription streaming rights. Read more.
Episode 5 - Threads of Silk and Gold
Investigations into the brutal slaying of a Telegraph newspaper boy lifts the lid on a vice racket run from the offices of the Government Printing Office.
The Telegraph ledger leads Reid to the heart of one of the city’s most eminent financial institutions, Barings Bank. The trail reveals blackmail, looming economic disaster and financial corruption.
Meanwhile, Jackson seeks means of ridding himself and Long Susan of the suffocating debt they owe the moneylender, Silas Duggan.
Ripper Street - Season 2 Promotional Stills
featuring Matthew Macfadyen
(Source: BBC America Press Room)