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Two writers working on rather similar biographies about Byron, communicate via answer phone about a possible clash of interests.

Is competition safer than collaboration? A bleakly comic tale of a literary triangle starring Bill Nighy and Anna Massey.

20050820 (BBC7)
20050821 (BBC7)
20051231 (BBC7)
20060101 (BBC7)

Two writers working on rather similar biographies about Byron, communicate via answer phone about a possible clash of interests.

Is competition safer than collaboration? A bleakly comic tale of a literary triangle starring Bill Nighy and Anna Massey.

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20050820 (BBC7)
20050821 (BBC7)
20051231 BT=1430 (BBC7)
20051231 (BBC7)
20060101 (BBC7)
20140919 (BBC7)
20140920 (BBC7)
20181025 (BBC7)
20181026 (BBC7)

Two self-obsessed writers clash over rival biographies about Byron - communicating via answerphone. But could it be turned to their advantage?

Starring Anna Massey as Isobel and Bill Nighy as Rob.

With Anna Nygh as Lisa, Nicholas Courtney as Professor Bellini and Ian Michie as the Taxi Driver.

Director: Cherry Cookson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1989.

Two self-obsessed writers clash over rival Byron biographies via answerphone.

Two writers working on rather similar biographies about Byron, communicate via answer phone about a possible clash of interests.

Is competition safer than collaboration? A bleakly comic tale of a literary triangle starring Bill Nighy and Anna Massey.

4 Extra Debut. Two self-obsessed writers clash over rival Byron biographies via answerphone. Can they agree? Stars Anna Massey and Bill Nighy.

by Guy Meredith. Two self-obsessed writers working on rather similar biographies about Byron communicate via answer-machine about a possible clash of interests. But could it be turned to their advantage?

Director Cherry Cookson Stereo (R)

First broadcast on 1989-06-13

Producer: C.

COOKSON

Description

Two-self obsessed writers working on rather similar biographies about Byron,

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

13 Jun 1989 15:02-15:32 (RADIO 4)

06 May 1990 14:30-15:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Anna Massey (Actor)

Bill Nighy (Actor)

Nicholas Courtney (Actor)

Ian Michie (Actor)

Anna Nygh (Actor)

Simon Vance (ann)

Guy Meredith (Author)

Cherry Cookson (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-02-27.

BBC Programme Number: 88DA5096

Producer: C. COOKSON

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900506]

by Guy Meredith. Two self-obsessed writers working on rather similar biographies about Byron communicate via answer-machine about a possible clash of interests. But could it be turned to their advantage?

Director Cherry Cookson Stereo (R)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900506]