Archie Rahman is found stabbed in his flat. A sensible and dutiful student, his parents are appalled when he is accused of rape. The race is on to solve the murder and find out whether Archie was really killed in self-defence.
Kimberley Nixon plays the alleged killer Sally Douglas, who is the picture of academic success and a loving daughter. Alesha Phillips (Freema Agyeman), is forced to accuse Sally of falsely crying rape, just as the prosecutors did to her several years before.
“Masquerade” will air in the UK on Thursday 14th October on ITV1 at 9pm.