Rick Bacon: The Silent and the Damned

Date - 26 March, 2012, All News Television

Rick Bacon films The Silent and The Damned for Sky Atlantic.

Based on the second book in Robert Wilson’s Javier Falcon series, the novel won the Gumshoe award for Best European Crime Novel. The series features Javier Falcón, Chief Inspector in the Seville police and a brilliant detective whose personal and professional life is compromised by dark secrets from the past.

Set and shot on location in Spain, The Silent and the Damned is directed by Gabriel Range (I Am Slave, Death of a President) and produced by Julia Stannard (Public Enemies, The Awakening).


Rick Bacon's extensive screen credits include Alabama, Da Vinci's Demons, The Poison Tree, Cuckoo, The Silent and The Damned for Mammoth Screen, The Bible, New Tricks, The Queen, Being Human, The Canterbury Tales, The Last Flight to Kuwait, The Guilty, Downton Abbey and the award winning Cape Of Good Hope.

On stage he has worked for The Salisbury Playhouse, Northampton Royal and Derngate and Nottingham Playhouse.

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