Alistair Michael

BBC announces return date and new cast of Silent Witness

Gabriel Folukoya (Aki Omoshaybi), Jack Hodgson (David Caves), Velvy Schur (Alastair Michael)

With five thrilling new contemporary stories told over ten episodes, the series will see two new recruits joining Dr Nikki Alexander (Emilia Fox) and Jack Hodgson (David Caves).

Aki Omoshaybi (The Pursuit Of Love) will star as the academic, neurologist and pathologist Gabriel Folukoya, who has spent much of his career in innovative research, primarily in the field of data analysis.