The Great Pursuit

Mark Heap stars as literary agent Frederick Frensic in Tom Sharpe's anarchic satire.

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0120050316Frensic has a steamy bestseller on his hands, only the writer insists on anonymity.

A $20m deal awaits, but only if he can persuade someone to pose as the author for a promotional tour.

Enter the hapless, talentless, and not-to-say priggish Peter Piper.

  • baby hutchmeyer....sandra dickinson
  • bank teller....emily wachter
  • cadwalladine....hugh dickson
  • cynthia bogden....susan jameson
  • directed by.... - toby swift

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    frensic has a steamy bestseller on his hands, only the writer insists on anonymity. a $20m deal awaits, but only if he can persuade someone to pose as the author for a promotional tour. enter the hapless, talentless, and not-to-say priggish peter piper.

    dramatised by ryan craig.

    peter piper

  • directed by....

    toby swift

  • dr louthe....susan engel
  • dramatised by.... - ryan craig

  • dramatised by....

    ryan craig

  • frederick frensic....mark heap
  • geoffrey corkadale....Nicholas Boulton
  • girl....emily wachter
  • hutchmeyer....john guerrasio
  • macmordie....kerry shale
  • marianna moore....alex tregear
  • other parts played by hugh dickson, robert hastie and alex tregear
  • other parts played by kerry shale and alex tregear
  • peter piper....Adam Godley
  • reporter....kerry shale
  • sonia futtle....laurel lefkow
  • sonia futtle....laurel lefkow

    enter the hapless, talentless, and not-to-say priggish peter piper

  • 0220050323$20 million in fact, provided literary agent Frederick Frensic can find someone to pretend to have written the book.

    The real author is demanding total anonymity.

    Ryan Craig's dramatisation of Tom Sharpe's anarchic satire.

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    $20 million in fact, provided literary agent Frederick Frensic can find someone to pretend to have written the book. The real author is demanding total anonymity.

    Frederick Frensic....Mark Heap

    Peter Piper....Adam Godley

    Sonia Futtle....Laurel Lefkow

    Hutchmeyer....John Guerrasio

    Baby Hutchmeyer....Sandra Dickinson

    Geoffrey Corkadale....Nicholas Boulton

    Macmordie/Reporter....Kerry Shale

    Marianna Moore....Alex Tregear

    Directed by Toby Swift.

    0320050330It all seemed so easy - a little mild deception to land a $20m publishing contract.

    Riots, arson, death and destruction weren't supposed to be part of the deal.

    Literary agent Frederick Frensic is starting to get out of his depth in Tom Sharpe's satirical comedy.

    Ryan Craig's dramatisation of Tom Sharpe's anarchic satire.

    3/4. It all seemed so easy ? a little mild deception to land a $20m publishing contract. Riots, arson, death and destruction weren?t supposed to be part of the deal. Literary agent Frederick Frensic is starting to get out of his depth in Tom Sharpe?s satirical comedy.

    Frederick Frensic....Mark Heap

    Peter Piper....Adam Godley

    Hutchmeyer....John Guerrasio

    Baby Hutchmeyer....Sandra Dickinson

    Sonia Futtle....Laurel Lefkow

    Cynthia Bogden....Susan Jameson

    Cadwalladine....Hugh Dickson

    Other parts played by Kerry Shale and Alex Tregear

    Directed by Toby Swift.

    04 LAST20050406The final chapter of Tom Sharpe's satirical comedy finds Frensic hot on the trail of the mysterious author of salacious bestseller, Pause O Men for the Virgin.

    But the price has been high - he is now engaged to the terrifying Cynthia Bogden and is the victim of a blackmail plot.

    Ryan Craig's dramatisation of Tom Sharpe's anarchic satire.

    4/4. The final chapter of Tom Sharpe's satirical comedy finds Frensic hot on the trail of the mysterious author of salacious bestseller, Pause O Men for the Virgin. But the price has been high - he is now engaged to the terrifying Cynthia Bogden and is the victim of a blackmail plot.

    Frederick Frensic....Mark Heap

    Peter Piper....Adam Godley

    Baby Hutchmeyer....Sandra Dickinson

    Hutchmeyer....John Guerrasio

    Geoffrey Corkadale....Nicholas Boulton

    Cynthia Bogden....Susan Jameson

    Dr Louthe....Susan Engel

    Macmordie....Kerry Shale

    Bank Teller/Girl....Emily Wachter

    Directed by Toby Swift.