During the broadcast of a radio play, one of the cast is strangled in the studio.
An actor is strangled during the live broadcast of a murder mystery play at the BBC's London HQ. Once the broadcast ends, it's discovered that the victim really is dead - and millions of listeners must have heard the crime being committed!
Starring John Moffatt as Julian Caird, Peter Sallis as Detective Inspector Spears, Graham Crowden as the Director General, Jeremy Clyde as Rodney Fleming, Diana Quick as Isabel Dryden and Nicky Henson as Detective Sergeant Ring.
Whodunit first adapted for the cinema in 1934 by Val Gielgud and Holt Marvell from their book of the same name. Adapted for radio by Sue Rodwell and recorded on location.
Director: Enyd Williams
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.
During the broadcast of a BBC radio play, one of the cast is strangled in the studio.