In the final episode of Broken Father Michael (Sean Bean) visits the Demichelis children who are struggling to cope, but his offer of help is initially rejected by Chloe (Lauren Lyle, pictured), whose anger results in drastic action. To her surprise, she gains support from an unlikely quarter.
The inquest into Vernon’s (Jerome Holder) death begins, with Father Michael, Helen (Muna Otaru), and the officers in question are all summoned to give evidence. PC Andrew Powell (Mark Stanley) has to make a tough call – support his colleagues or tell the truth? And will being under oath lead Father Michael to confess to more than he has before?
As he juggles the inquest with the needs of his parishioners and his mother’s increasing fragility, Father Michael’s flashbacks lead him to crisis point. Can he really continue to be a priest, or should he choose another path?
Broken has been an incredible series, giving Sean Bean a role of a lifetime with depth beyond measure,
Broken Episode 6 (of 6) airs Tuesday 4 July 2017 from 9.00pm-10.00pm on BBC One.