Dashiell Hammett - Secret Agent X-9

Episodes

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0120090106 (BBC7)
20120626 (BBC7)
Tough-nut secret agent X-9 tackles his arch-enemy The Top in 1934 New York. Stars Stuart Milligan and Connie Booth.
0120090106 (BBC7)
20120626 (BBC7)
Tough-nut secret agent X-9 tackles his arch-enemy The Top in 1934 New York.
0120090106 (BBC7)
20120627 (BBC7)
Tough-nut secret agent X-9 tackles his arch-enemy The Top in 1934 New York.
01Murder Mansion20090106 (BBC7)
20140127 (BBC7)
20140128 (BBC7)
20150716 (BBC7)
20150717 (BBC7)

Tough-nut secret agent X-9 tackles his arch-enemy The Top in 1934 New York.

It's 1934 and a New York warehouse is ablaze on the Lower East Side. A gang of gun-runners are holed-up until their supply of ammo explodes. Tough-nut hero, Secret Agent X-9 receives a phone call from wealthy industrialist, Tarleton Powers asking for his help.

Stars Stuart Milligan as X-9 and Connie Booth as Grace Powers. With Rachel Power and William Hootkins

The heroic agent's 4-part adventure was adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

Originally agent X-9 had no name, but opted to call himself ""Dexter"" in the opening tale.

Author Dashiell Hammett is best remembered for his detective novels, The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man, while cartoonist Alex Raymond famously created sci-fi comic hero Flash Gordon.

Produced by Chris Wallis.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.

Tough-nut hero, Secret Agent X-9 tackles evil arch-enemy, The Top in 1934 New York. Stars Stuart Milligan as X-9 and Connie Booth as Grace Powers.

The heroic agent's four-part adventure was adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

In this opening episode, it's 1934 and a New York warehouse is ablaze on the Lower East Side. A gang of gun-runners are holed up until their supply of ammo explodes. Secret Agent X-9 receives a phone call from wealthy industrialist, Tarleton Powers asking for his help.

With Rachel Power and William Hootkins. Produced by Chris Wallis and first broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.

0220090107 (BBC7)
20120627 (BBC7)
The '30s spook takes on the law to pursue his arch-enemy in the heart of New York. Stars Stuart Milligan and Connie Booth.
0220090107 (BBC7)
20120627 (BBC7)
The '30s spook takes on the law to pursue his arch-enemy in the heart of New York.
0220090107 (BBC7)
20120628 (BBC7)
The '30s spook takes on the law to pursue his arch-enemy in the heart of New York.
02Carnage At Sea20090107 (BBC7)
20150717 (BBC7)
20150718 (BBC7)

The '30s spook takes on the law to pursue his arch enemy in the heart of New York.

The 1930s heroic agent takes on the law to pursue his arch enemy in the heart of New York.

Stars Stuart Milligan as X-9 and Connie Booth as Grace Powers. With Rachel Power and William Hootkins

Adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

Originally agent X-9 had no name, but opted to call himself ""Dexter"" in the opening tale.

Author Dashiell Hammett is best remembered for his detective novels, The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man, while cartoonist Alex Raymond famously created sci-fi comic hero Flash Gordon.

Produced by Chris Wallis.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.

0320090108 (BBC7)
20120628 (BBC7)
The all-American hero battles to save gold bullion and solve Evelyn's disappearance. Stars Stuart Milligan and Connie Booth.
0320090108 (BBC7)
20120628 (BBC7)
The all-American hero battles to save gold bullion and solve Evelyn's disappearance.
0320090108 (BBC7)
20120629 (BBC7)
The all-American hero battles to save gold bullion and solve Evelyn's disappearance.
03The Powers That Be20090108 (BBC7)
20140130 (BBC7)
20150720 (BBC7)
20150721 (BBC7)

The all-American hero battles to save gold bullion and solve Evelyn's disappearance.

Stars Stuart Milligan as X-9 and Connie Booth as Grace Powers. With Rachel Power and William Hootkins

The heroic agent's 4-part adventure was adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

Originally agent X-9 had no name, but opted to call himself ""Dexter"" in the opening tale.

Author Dashiell Hammett is best remembered for his detective novels, The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man, while cartoonist Alex Raymond famously created sci-fi comic hero Flash Gordon.

Produced by Chris Wallis.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.

The all-American hero battles to save gold bullion and solve Evelyn's disappearance. Stars Stuart Milligan and Connie Booth.

The heroic agent's four-part adventure was adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

With Rachel Power and William Hootkins. Produced by Chris Wallis and first broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.

04You're The Top20090109 (BBC7)
20150721 (BBC7)
20150722 (BBC7)

The action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark.

The 1930s action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark.

Stars Stuart Milligan as X-9 and Connie Booth as Grace Powers. With Rachel Power and William Hootkins

Adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

Originally agent X-9 had no name, but opted to call himself ""Dexter"" in the opening tale.

Author Dashiell Hammett is best remembered for his detective novels, The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man, while cartoonist Alex Raymond famously created sci-fi comic hero Flash Gordon.

Produced by Chris Wallis.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.

04 LAST20090109 (BBC7)
20120629 (BBC7)
The action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark. Stars Stuart Milligan and Connie Booth.
04 LAST20090109 (BBC7)
20120629 (BBC7)
The action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark.
04 LAST20090109 (BBC7)
20120630 (BBC7)
The action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark.
04 LASTYou're The Top20090109 (BBC7)
20140130 (BBC7)
20140131 (BBC7)

The action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark.

The action hero finally confronts his nemesis at the top of a New York landmark. Stars Stuart Milligan and Connie Booth.

The heroic agent's four-part adventure was adapted for radio by Mark Brisenden, from the comic strip created by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond. Syndicated by King Features, it ran from 1934 to 1996.

Author Dashiell Hammett is best remembered for his detective novels, The Maltese Falcon and The Thin Man, while cartoonist Alex Raymond famously created sci-fi comic hero Flash Gordon.

With Rachel Power and William Hootkins. Produced by Chris Wallis and first broadcast on BBC Radio 5 in January 1994.