Inheritors, The [Claudine Toutoungi]

Episodes

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01Bombshell2017090420201214 (BBC7)
20201215 (BBC7)
Francois Chédid is the falafel king. Who knew there was so much money in Lebanese food? Or that his three delightful grown-up children would be sent into such a spin when he tries to share his good fortune? Comic drama by Claudine Toutoungi.

Jasmine.... Montserrat Lombard
Francois.... Kulvinder Ghir
Nadia.... Katie Lyons
Frank.... Samuel James
Diane.... Sanchia McCormack

Directed by Toby Swift

Claudine Toutoungi writes for stage, TV and radio. Previous work for BBC Radio 4 includes 'Deliverers' and 'Slipping' which starred Andrew Scott and Charlotte Riley and was a finalist for the Best Single Original Drama in the BBC Audio Drama Awards. Her poetry collection 'Smoothie' is published this year.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2017.

Francois Chedid has been thinking about his will. And so have his children!

02Fallout2017090520201215 (BBC7)
20201216 (BBC7)
Can Jasmine persuade her dad to rethink his latest scheme and put family first?

Jasmine.... Montserrat Lombard
Francois.... Kulvinder Ghir
Nadia.... Katie Lyons
Frank.... Samuel James
Diane.... Sanchia McCormack
Yoga Voice.... Chetna Pandya

Directed by Toby Swift

Claudine Toutoungi writes for stage, TV and radio. Previous work for BBC Radio 4 includes 'Deliverers' and 'Slipping' which starred Andrew Scott and Charlotte Riley and was a finalist for the Best Single Original Drama in the BBC Audio Drama Awards. Her poetry collection 'Smoothie' is published this year.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2017.

Comedy drama. Baklava king Francois Chedid must decide how to share out his fortune.

Comic drama by Claudine Toutoungi.

03Home Economics2017090620201216 (BBC7)
20201217 (BBC7)
The Chédids are united in their quest to thwart their father's plan to divert his fortune into Lebanese business. So how come Jasmine seems to have swapped sides? By Claudine Toutoungi.

Jasmine.... Montserrat Lombard
Francois.... Kulvinder Ghir
Nadia.... Katie Lyons
Frank.... Samuel James
Diane.... Sanchia McCormack
Mark.... Simon Ludders

Directed by Toby Swift

Claudine Toutoungi writes for stage, TV and radio. Previous work for BBC Radio 4 includes 'Deliverers' and 'Slipping' which starred Andrew Scott and Charlotte Riley and was a finalist for the Best Single Original Drama in the BBC Audio Drama Awards. Her poetry collection 'Smoothie' is published this year.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2017.

Can the Chedids persuade their father to keep his fortune within the family?

Comic drama by Claudine Toutoungi.

04Yoga Nut2017090720201217 (BBC7)
20201218 (BBC7)
Nadia goes on the warpath when she suspects her father has been snared by a glamorous yoga enthusiast.

Jasmine.... Montserrat Lombard
Francois.... Kulvinder Ghir
Nadia.... Katie Lyons
Diane.... Sanchia McCormack
Nanette.... Amira Ghazalla
Yoga Tutor.... Chetna Pandya
Receptionist.... Tom Forrister

Directed by Toby Swift

Claudine Toutoungi writes for stage, TV and radio. Previous work for BBC Radio 4 includes 'Deliverers' and 'Slipping' which starred Andrew Scott and Charlotte Riley and was a finalist for the Best Single Original Drama in the BBC Audio Drama Awards. Her poetry collection 'Smoothie' is published this year.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2017.

The family turn detective when rich widower Francois' eye is turned.

Comic drama by Claudine Toutoungi.

05Crunch Time2017090820201218 (BBC7)
20201219 (BBC7)
The Chédids gather to remember their mum's passing. And to celebrate the end to Dad's mad scheme to give away the Chedid fortune. So all will be well. That's the plan anyway.

Jasmine.... Montserrat Lombard
Francois.... Kulvinder Ghir
Nadia.... Katie Lyons
Frank.... Samuel James
Diane.... Sanchia McCormack
Deliverer.... David Sturzaker

Directed by Toby Swift

Claudine Toutoungi writes for stage, TV and radio. Previous work for BBC Radio 4 includes 'Deliverers' and 'Slipping' which starred Andrew Scott and Charlotte Riley and was a finalist for the Best Single Original Drama in the BBC Audio Drama Awards. Her poetry collection 'Smoothie' is published this year.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2017.

The Ch\u00e9dids share dinner in memory of their mother's passing.

Comic drama by Claudine Toutoungi.