Agatha Christie's

Witness for the Prosecution

1st Broadcast 7th January 2002 BBC Radio 4

 

Director

Dirk Maggs

 

Dramatised By

Bill Morrison

 

Producer

Bruce Hyman

 

Written By

Agatha Christie

 

Produced By

 

Above the title productions for BBC Radio 4

 

Synopsis

London 1948 the well meaning but hopeless Leonard Vole suddenly finds himself accused of murder. When it transpires that his wife is the main witness for the prosecution, the trial takes more than one unexpected twist.

or

A brand new radio adaptation of a classic Agatha Christie short story by Bill Morrison. In a homage to the film classic, The Third Man, this production is set in the dark nether-world of post-war London. When a rich old lady is found dead, Leonard Vole becomes the prime suspect. And when it transpires that his wife is the main witness for the prosecution, the trial takes more than one unexpected twist

Cast

Character

Actor
Mayherne
Anthony Bate
Leonard
Hywel Bennett
George
Stephen Moore
Romaine

Miriam Margolyes

Sir Charles

Simon Treves

Miss French
Diana Fairfax
Flora
Sheila Allen

 

 

Production Crew

Not known at this time

 

 

Recorded at

Not known at this time

 

Music composed & Arranged

Not known at this time

 

 

Comment by Dirk Maggs

None at this time

 

 

Running Time

1 episode of 30 minutes 30 minutes in total

 

 

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