Lord Arthur Savile's Crime [serial]

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Oscar Wilde's short story is dramatised for radio by Mike Walker.

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A shadow is cast on Lord Arthur Savile's engagement to the lovely Sybil Merton after a palm reading by Mr Podgers, who confides to Lord Arthur that he saw 'murder' written on the gentleman's palm.

Lord Arthur....Rupert Penry-jones

Sybil....Gillian Kearney

Podgers....David Bamber

Willet....David Bradley

Lady Windermere....Phyllida Law

The General....Patrick Ryecart

Algy....Patrick Kennedy

Lane....Michael Kilgarriff

Policeman....David Holt

Producer/director Gemma Mcmullan

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Oscar Wilde's short story is dramatised for radio by Mike Walker.

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Lord Arthur sets about concocting the intricacies of a murder.

But his fervent attempt at committing the crime is not as straightforward as he initially hoped.

Will Lord Arthur ever be able to carry out his murderous destiny and fulfil his dream of marrying Sybil?

Lord Arthur....Rupert Penry-jones

Sybil....Gillian Kearney

Podgers....David Bamber

Willet....David Bradley

Lady Clementina....Doreen Mantle

The General....Patrick Ryecart

Algy....Patrick Kennedy

Lane....Michael Kilgarriff

Policeman....David Holt

Archdeacon....Clive Swift

Rouveloff....Christopher Rozycki

Producer/director Gemma Mcmullan