Leslie Charteris - The Saint

Episodes

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01The Saint Overboard20080513 (BBC7)
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The haloed adventurer goes to sea in search of deliberately sunk bullion ships.

Leslie Charteris' square-jawed, haloed hero Simon Templar - otherwise known as The Saint - sets out to solve the disappearance of missing sunken bullion.

Stars Paul Rhys as Simon Templar, Patsy Kensit as Loretta Page, Jonathan Keeble as Peter Quentin and Geoffrey Whitehead as Vogel.

Dramatised by Neville Teller, this is the 16th book in the adventures of The Saint first published in 1936.

Director: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1995.

The haloed adventurer goes to sea in search of deliberately sunk bullion ships. Stars Paul Rhys and Geoffrey Whitehead.

Gentleman thief and adventurer Simon Templar probes the disappearance of sunken treasure.

Gentleman thief and adventurer Simon Templar probes the disappearance of sunken treasure. Stars Paul Rhys and Patsy Kensit.

02The Saint Closes The Case20080514 (BBC7)
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Simon Templar tackles arch-villain Dr Rayt Marius in a deadly struggle to save the world.

Simon Templar is confronted by arch-villain Dr Rayt Marius in a deadly struggle to save the world from an evil weapon.

Stars Paul Rhys as Simon Templar, Kim Thomson as Patricia Holm, Charles Simpson as Roger Conway, John Hollis as Orace, Joshua Towb as Norman Kent, Sandor Eles as Dr Rayt Marius and John Baddeley as Inspector Claude Eustace Teal.

From Leslie Charteris's third book first published in 1930 under the title 'The Last Hero' and dramatised for radio by Roger Danes.

Director: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1995.

Simon Templar tackles arch-villain Dr Rayt Marius in a deadly struggle to save the world from an evil weapon. Stars Paul Rhys.

03The Saint Plays With Fire20080515 (BBC7)
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Simon Templar uncovers a fascist conspiracy to seize power in France.

Heroic adventurer, Simon Templar uncovers a fascist conspiracy to seize power in France.

Stars Paul Rhys as Simon Templar, Kim Thomson as Patricia Holm, Fiona Fullerton as Valerie, John Baddeley as Inspector Claude Eustace Teal, Jonathan Keeble as Peter Quentin, John Hartley as Fairweather and Geoffrey Whitehead as Luker.

From Leslie Charteris's 19th book first published in 1930 and dramatised for radio by Neville Teller.

Director: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1995.

Simon Templar uncovers a fascist conspiracy to seize power in France. Stars Paul Rhys, Kim Thomson and Fiona Fullerton.

03 LASTThe Saint Plays With Fire20080515 (BBC7)
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Simon Templar uncovers a fascist conspiracy to seize power in France.

Simon Templar uncovers a fascist conspiracy to seize power in France. Stars Paul Rhys, Kim Thomson and Fiona Fullerton.