The Man In Black

The creepy raconteur is back.

Episodes

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The White Hare

Another chilling tale as a couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful.

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The creepy raconteur introduces Ro and Zee, who stumble into a world where time is stopped

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

The creepy story of Ro and Zee, who stumble into a world where time has stopped.

Mike Walker's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Starring Robert Lonsdale as Ro, Inam Mirza as Zee and Malcolm Tierney as Mr Fisher.

Horrifying series of tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home.

Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

The creepy raconteur introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who stumble into a world where time has stopped. Stars Mark Gatiss.

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

The creepy raconteur is back: Mark Gatiss introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who stumble into a world where time has stopped.

. Mark Gatiss introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who go into a world where time has stopped

The creepy raconteur introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who stumble into a world where time has stopped.

Mark Gatiss introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who go into a world where time has stopped.

Mark Gatiss introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who go into a world where time has stopped.

The creepy raconteur introduces Ro and Zee, who stumble into a world where time is stopped

. Mark Gatiss introduces the story of Ro and Zee, who go into a world where time has stopped

0102Project Purple By Richard Vincent2009011120090112
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The tale of a neuroscientist who tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

Blazing a trail in the field of neuroscience with her ground-breaking work in 'audio therapy', Professor Maggie Shaw tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

Richard Vincent's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Maggie Shaw.... Emily Woof
Tom Heartland.... Trevor White
Dr Oliver Penright.... Gunnar Cauthery
Sir Max Rencart.... Jonathan Tafler
Doctor Rhodes.... Paul Rider
Computer.... Donna Hughes
1st Official.... Inam Mirza
2nd Official.... Robert Lonsdale

Horrifying series of tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home.

Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in January 2009.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Stars Emily Woof as Maggie Shaw, Trevor White as Tom Heartland, Gunnar Cauthery as Dr Oliver Penright, Jonathan Tafler as Sir Max Rencart and Donna Hughes as the Computer.

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

The creepy raconteur's tale of a neuroscientist who tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment. Stars Mark Gatiss.

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Another chilling tale as a neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment. With Mark Gatiss and Emily Woof.

. A neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment. With Emily Woof.

Another chilling tale as a neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

With Mark Gatiss and Emily Woof.

A neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

Another spine-tingling tale, written by Richard Vincent and introduced by the Man in Black, Mark Gatiss.

In 'Purple Project', a neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

With Emily Woolf, Trevor White and Gunnar Cauthery, it was produced for Radio 7 by Jeremy Mortimer and directed by Faith Collingwood.

A chilling tale as a neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

. A neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment. With Emily Woof.

A chilling tale as a neuroscientist tries to revive the victim of a dubious experiment.

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in January 2009.

0103The White Hare By Lucy Gough2009011820090119
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The creepy raconteur's tale of a couple who find country life is far from peaceful.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

When Izzie and Casper move to the country, they imagine an idyllic lifestyle. But the reality is very different. Izzie's nerves are already frayed, but with threats from a hostile farmer - she spots an ill-omen...

Lucy Gough's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Casper.... Tom Goodman-Hill
Izzie.... Janice Acquah
Farmer.... Stephen Critchlow
Café Owner.... Manjeet Mann
Kaddy.... Poppy Lee Friar

Horrifying series of tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home.

Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

The Man In Black first appeared in the 1940s as the chilling voice who introduced a series of terrifying radio dramas. He returned on Radio 4 in the 1970s and then again in the late 80s/early 90s.

Director: Peter Leslie Wild

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Stars Tom Goodman-Hill as Casper, Janice Acquah as Izzie, Stephen Critchlow as the Farmer, Manjeet Mann as the Café Owner and Poppy Lee Friar as Kaddy.

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

The creepy raconteur's tale of a couple who find country life is far from peaceful. Stars Mark Gatiss and Tom Goodman-Hill.

Another chilling tale as a couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful. With Mark Gatiss and Tom Goodman-Hill.

. A couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful. With Mark Gatiss.

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A couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful.

With Mark Gatiss.

Another chilling tale as a couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful.

With Mark Gatiss and Tom Goodman-hill.

We're in the third week of our new Radio 7 commission, in which Mark Gatiss quietly and creepily introduces haunting and unsettling tales.

This week it is the tale of The White Hare by Lucy Gough, starring Tom Goodman-hill, Janice Acquah and Stephen Critchlow.

When Izzie and Casper move to the country, they imagine a rural idyll - however the reality is very different.

It is directed by Peter Leslie Wild.

. A couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful. With Mark Gatiss.

Another chilling tale as a couple move to the country and find it far from peaceful.

Casper.... Tom Goodman-Hill
Izzie.... Janice Acquah
Farmer.... Stephen Critchlow
Café Owner.... Manjeet Mann
Kaddy.... Poppy Lee Friar

0104Hide And Seek By Mike Carey2009012520090126
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The tale of Amelia and the terrifying impact of a medical trial for hypnosis.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

With her eyes bandaged, Amelia Stowe lies confined to a bed recovering from a major operation. With recuperation stretching before her, she agrees to take part in a psychiatrist's experiment to unlock early memories. But a chilling voice from the past come backs to haunt her...

Mike Carey's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Amelia Stowe.... Abigail Hollick
Doctor Bewlay.... Joseph Millson
Nurse Sargent.... Janice Acquah
Demon.... Stephen Critchlow
Amelia's Mother.... Jill Cardo

Horrifying series of tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home.

Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

The Man In Black first appeared in the 1940s as the chilling voice who introduced a series of terrifying radio dramas. He returned on Radio 4 in the 1970s and then again in the late 80s/early 90s.

Producer: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mike Carey's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Stars Abigail Hollick as Amelia Stowe, Joseph Millson as Doctor Bewlay, Janice Acquah as Nurse Sargent, Stephen Critchlow as the Demon and Jill Cardo as Amelia's Mother

Producer: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

Stars Abigail Hollick as Amelia Stowe, Joseph Millson as Doctor Bewlay, Janice Acquah as Nurse Sargent, Stephen Critchlow as the Demon and Jill Cardo as Amelia's Mother

The creepy raconteur's tale of the terrifying impact of a medical trial for hypnosis. With Mark Gatiss and Abigail Hollick.

The tale of the terrifying impact of a medical trial for hypnosis. With Mark Gatiss.

A medical trial for hypnosis unlocks unexpectedly terrifying forces. With Mark Gatiss, Abigail Hollick and Joseph Millson.

. A medical trial for hypnosis unlocks unexpectedly terrifying forces. With Mark Gatiss.

A medical trial for hypnosis unlocks unexpectedly terrifying forces.

With Mark Gatiss.

With Mark Gatiss, Abigail Hollick and Joseph Millson.

. A medical trial for hypnosis unlocks unexpectedly terrifying forces. With Mark Gatiss.

Amelia Stowe.... Abigail Hollick
Doctor Bewlay.... Joseph Millson
Nurse Sargent.... Janice Acquah
Demon.... Stephen Critchlow
Amelia's Mother.... Jill Cardo

0105 LASTBombers' Moon By Lucy Kirkwood2009020120090202
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The creepy raconteur tells of something evil stalking four stranded soldiers in Afghanistan. Stars Mark Gatiss and Gunnar Cauthery.

The creepy raconteur tells of something evil stalking stranded soldiers in Afghanistan.

A horrifying tale of something evil stalking four stranded soldiers in Afghanistan.

Soldiers Jarvis, Carr and Nisbet are stranded in a remote outpost in Afghanistan. They've run out of supplies, trapped by a blizzard, and the man who was going to get help should have been back hours ago. If that weren't bad enough, they're shut in with Corporal Rashid. They're sure he's a Jonah - pure bad luck. They're a sitting target for the enemy, but there's something worse coming for them through the snowy mountains. Something much, much worse...

Lucy Kirkwood's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Stars Gunnar Cauthery as Jarvis, Mark Bonnar as Carr, Fingal McKiernan as Nisbet, Inam Mirza as Rashid, Robert Lonsdale as Keefe and Manjeet Mann as the female voice.

Horrifying series of tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home.

Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

The Man In Black first appeared in the 1940s as the chilling voice who introduced a series of terrifying radio dramas. He returned on Radio 4 in the 1970s and then again in the late 80s/early 90s.

Producer: Abigail le Fleming

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in 2009.

Mark Gatiss is The Man in Black, with a horrifying tale of something evil stalking four stranded soldiers in Afghanistan.

. A horrifying tale of something evil stalking four stranded soldiers in Afghanistan.

. A horrifying tale of something evil stalking four stranded soldiers in Afghanistan.

Lucy Kirkwood's tale is introduced by Mark Gatiss as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black.

Stars Gunnar Cauthery as Jarvis, Mark Bonnar as Carr, Fingal McKiernan as Nisbet, Inam Mirza as Rashid, Robert Lonsdale as Keefe and Manjeet Mann as the female voice.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

Soldiers Jarvis, Carr and Nisbet are stranded in a remote outpost in Afghanistan. They've run out of supplies, trapped by a blizzard, and the man who was going to get help should have been back hours ago.

Jarvis.... Gunnar Cauthery
Carr.... Mark Bonnar
Nisbet.... Fingal McKiernan
Rashid.... Inam Mirza
Keefe.... Robert Lonsdale
Female Voice.... Manjeet Mann

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

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The creepy raconteur introduces horror maestro Kim Newman's nasty little drama with bite. Stars Mark Gatiss and John Rowe.

The creepy raconteur introduces horror maestro Kim Newman's nasty little drama with bite.

A nasty little drama with bite by horror maestro Kim Newman. Stars John Rowe. This episode is available until 6.30pm on 5th December as part of the Series Catch-up Trial.

. A nasty little drama with bite by horror maestro Kim Newman. Stars John Rowe.

. A nasty little drama with bite by horror maestro Kim Newman. Stars John Rowe.

The creepy raconteur introduces horror maestro Kim Newman's nasty little drama with bite. Stars Mark Gatiss and John Rowe.

A nasty little drama with bite by horror maestro Kim Newman.

Stars John Rowe.

A nasty little drama with bite by horror maestro Kim Newman. Stars John Rowe.

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Mike Bartlett's chilling tale of a man getting ready to pop the question. Stars Carl Prekopp.

Mark Gatiss introduces Mike Bartlett's tale of a man getting ready to pop the question.

Mike Bartlett's chilling tale of a man getting ready to pop the question. This episode is available until 6.30pm on 5th December as part of the Series Catch-up Trial.

. Mark Gatiss introduces Mike Bartlett's tale of a man getting ready to pop the question.

Mark Gatiss introduces Mike Bartlett's tale of a man getting ready to pop the question.

Mike Bartlett's chilling tale of a man getting ready to pop the question. Stars Carl Prekopp.

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Mark Gatiss introduces Tom Morton-Smith's chilling tale of a virus-swept town, with a rising death toll. Stars Lindsey Coulson.

Mark Gatiss introduces Tom Morton-Smith's chilling tale of a virus-swept town.

. Mark Gatiss introduces Tom Morton-Smith's chilling tale of a virus-swept town.

Tom Morton-Smith's chilling tale of a virus-swept town, with a rising death toll. This episode is available until 6.30pm on 5th December as part of the Series Catch-up Trial.

Stars Lindsey Coulson.

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Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones' strange tale of an imaginary friend. Stars Auriol Smith and Rachel Atkins.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones' strange tale of an imaginary friend.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones's strange tale of an imaginary friend. Stars Auriol Smith and Rachel Atkins.

. Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones' strange tale of an imaginary friend.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones' strange tale of an imaginary friend.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones's strange tale of an imaginary friend. Stars Auriol Smith and Rachel Atkins

Mark Gatiss introduces Nicola Jones's strange tale of an imaginary friend. Stars Auriol Smith and Rachel Atkins.

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Mark Gatiss introduces Penelope Skinner's chilling tale of a young woman's terror on an ancient road. Stars Laura Molyneux.

Mark Gatiss introduces Penelope Skinner's chilling tale of a young woman's terror on an ancient road. Stars Laura Molyneux

Stars Laura Molyneux.

. Penelope Skinner's chilling tale of a young woman's terror on an ancient road.

. Penelope Skinner's chilling tale of a young woman's terror on an ancient road.

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Helpline volunteer Rosie receives a series of strange calls from a sinister caller raking up her past...

Mark Gatiss returns as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Lucy Moore's chilling tale that may make you think twice before picking up the phone.

Rosie …. Claire Harry
Mike …. Iain Batchelor
The Demon …. Eliza Caitlin Parkes
Sam …. Lloyd Thomas
Liz …. Leah Brotherhood
The Volunteer …. Deeivya Meir

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Abigail le Fleming

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in February 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a helpline volunteer and a very sinister caller.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

Helpline volunteer Rosie receives a series of strange calls from a sinister caller raking up her past...

Mark Gatiss returns as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Lucy Moore's chilling tale that may make you think twice before picking up the phone.

Stars Claire Harry as Rosie, Iain Batchelor as Mike, Eliza Caitlin Parkes as the Demon, Lloyd Thomas as Sam, Leah Brotherhood as Liz and Deeivya Meir as the Volunteer.

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Abigail le Fleming

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in February 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a helpline volunteer and a very sinister caller.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Lucy Moore's chilling tale of helpline volunteer Rosie and a very sinister caller. Stars Claire Harry.

. Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a helpline volunteer and a very sinister caller.

Helpline volunteer Rosie receives a series of strange calls from a sinister caller raking up her past...

CAST:

Rosie …. Claire Harry
Mike …. Iain Batchelor
The Demon …. Eliza Caitlin Parkes
Sam …. Lloyd Thomas
Liz …. Leah Brotherhood
The Volunteer …. Deeivya Meir

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

0302The Printed Name By Nicholas Pierpan2011021920110220
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Having your heart's desire offered to you on a plate can be a difficult temptation to resist.

Jack is a failing writer who stumbles into a devilish pact with a mysterious businessman.

Mark Gatiss stars as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Nicholas Pierpan's sinister tale.

Jack …. Ewan Bailey
Rob …. Ryan Watson
Thomas …. Nicholas Boulton
Hermione …. Christine Kavanagh
The Grandfather …. Sean Baker
The TV Announcer …. Claire Harry

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in February 2011.

Nicholas Pierpan's chilling tale of a writer's devilish pact with a mysterious man.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

A writer makes a devilish pact with a mysterious man.

Mark Gatiss stars as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Nicholas Pierpan's chilling tale.

CAST:

Helpline volunteer Rosie receives a series of strange calls from a sinister caller raking up her past...

Stars Ewan Bailey as Jack, Ryan Watson as Rob, Nicholas Boulton as Thomas, Christine Kavanagh as Hermione, Sean Baker as the Grandfather and Claire Harry as the TV announcer.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Nicholas Pierpan's chilling tale of a writer's devilish pact with a mysterious man. Stars Ewan Bailey.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Stars Ewan Bailey.

. Nicholas Pierpan's chilling tale of a writer's devilish pact with a mysterious man.

0303Lights Out2011022620110227
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A group of women prisoners try to protect themselves from a malevolent force stalking the corridors at night...

Mark Gatiss stars as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Christopher Golden and Amber Benson's chilling tale.

Stars Jasmine Hyde as Sarah, Vineeta Rishi as Izra, Joanna Monroe as the Guard, Leah Brotherhood as Gemma, Sally Orrock as Agnes and Deeivya Meir as the Ghosts.

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in February 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of terror in a women's prison.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Christopher Golden and Amber Benson's chilling tale of terror in a women's prison. Stars Jasmine Hyde.

. Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of terror in a women's prison.

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A group of women prisoners try to protect themselves from a malevolent force stalking the corridors at night...

Mark Gatiss stars as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Christopher Golden and Amber Benson's chilling tale.

Sarah.... Jasmine Hyde
Izra.... Vineeta Rishi
Guard.... Joanna Monroe
Gemma.... Leah Brotherhood
Agnes.... Sally Orrock
The Ghosts.... Deeivya Meir

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in February 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of terror in a women's prison.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

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When a young mum inherits a tumble-down cottage, her chance for a fresh start in life seems too good to be true...

Mark Gatiss stars as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Alison Falconer's chilling tale.

Stars Anne-Marie Piazza as Chrissie, Henry Devas as Andrew, Sean Baker as Uncle William, Sally Orrock as Ivy, Tony Bell as Adrian and Deeivya Meir as the Nurse.

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Fiona Kelcher

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in March 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a young mum inheriting a haunted cottage.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Alison Falconer's chilling tale of a young mum inheriting a haunted cottage. Stars Anne-Marie Piazza.

Mark Gatiss introduces Alison Falconer's chilling tale of a young mum inheriting a haunted cottage.

. Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a young mum inheriting a haunted cottage.

0304Uncle William's House By Alison Falconer2011030520200920 (BBC7)

When a young mum inherits a tumble-down cottage, her chance for a fresh start in life seems too good to be true...

Mark Gatiss stars as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Alison Falconer's sinister tale.

Chrissie …. Anne-Marie Piazza
Andrew …. Henry Devas
Uncle William …. Sean Baker
Ivy …. Sally Orrock
Adrian …. Tony Bell
The Nurse …. Deeivya Meir

Horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Fiona Kelcher

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in March 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a young mum inheriting a haunted cottage.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

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A man and a woman meet at a bus stop late at night - but who is fooling who..?

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Mark Gatiss stars as sinister raconteur to introduce Nick Warburton's chilling tale.

CAST:

Heron …. Toby Jones
Felice …. Zoe Tapper

Director: Lucy Collingwood.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in March 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a couple's late-night meeting on a city street.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

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Mark Gatiss introduces Nick Warburton's chilling tale of a couple's late night meeting on a dark city street. Stars Toby Jones.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a couple's late night meeting on a city street.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nick Warburton's chilling tale of a couple's late night meeting on a dark city street.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nick Warburton's chilling tale of a couple's late-night meeting on a dark city street. Stars Toby Jones.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

. Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a couple's late night meeting on a city street.

Mark Gatiss introduces Nick Warburton's chilling tale of a couple's late-night meeting on a dark city street. Stars Toby Jones.

Mark Gatiss introduces a chilling tale of a couple's late-night meeting on a city street.

A man and a woman meet at a bus stop late at night - but who is fooling who..?

Mark Gatiss stars as sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce Nick Warburton's chilling tale.

Stars Toby Jones as Heron and Zoe Tapper as Felice.

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Lucy Collingwood.

Made for BBC Radio 7 and first broadcast in March 2011.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

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Mark Gatiss introduces a tale of a lost soul offered hope, but with a sinister price.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

A self-storage facility off the A12 offers hope to a lost soul, but there's a sinister price attached.

Mark Gatiss returns as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce David Lemon's unsettling tale.

Helen.... Clare Corbett
Andy.... Rikki Lawton
Tom.... Carl Prekopp
Peter.... Gabriel Brody
Lucy.... Katie Angelou

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in November 2011.

Mark Gatiss returns as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce David Lemon's tale. Starring Clare Corbett as Helen, Rikki Lawton as Andy and Carl Prekopp as Tom.

THE WRITER:

David's first feature 'Faintheart', a Film4 production starring Eddie Marsan, was the closing film at the 2008 Edinburgh International Film Festival and nominated for the Michael Powell award. David also wrote the short films 'Monsters and Rabbits' (for FilmLondon) and 'Dead Happy' (for Sky Movies). He has also written for the BBC1 daytime TV drama Doctors and the Nickelodeon children's comedy 'Summer In Transylvania'. 'Containment' is David's radio debut.

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra. First broadcast in February 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces David Lemon's tale of a lost soul offered hope, but with a sinister price attached. Stars Clare Corbett.

. Mark Gatiss introduces a tale of a lost soul offered hope, but with a sinister price.

Mark Gatiss introduces David Lemon's tale of a lost soul offered hope, but with a sinister price attached. Stars Clare Corbett.

Mark Gatiss introduces a tale of a lost soul offered hope, but with a sinister price.

A self-storage facility off the A12 offers hope to a lost soul, but there's a sinister price attached.

Mark Gatiss returns as the sinister raconteur, The Man in Black, to introduce David Lemon's tale. Starring Clare Corbett as Helen, Rikki Lawton as Andy and Carl Prekopp as Tom.

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Gemma Jenkins

THE WRITER:

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in February 2011.

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Christina Balit's tale of an ex-alcoholic on the run from more than just his AA buddy.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Christina Balit's tale of an ex-alcoholic on the run from more than just his AA buddy.

Jimmy.... Ian Hogg
Derek.... James Lailey
The Voice.... Victoria Inez Hardy
Jak.... Adjoa Andoh
The Priest.... Adam Billington

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Selina Ream

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in December 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces Christina Balit's tale of an ex-alcoholic on the run from more than just his AA buddy. Stars Ian Hogg.

. Christina Balit's tale of an ex-alcoholic on the run from more than just his AA buddy.

Mark Gatiss introduces Christina Balit's tale of an ex-alcoholic on the run from more than just his AA buddy. Stars Ian Hogg.

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Dawn King's tale of a young couple ignoring warnings on a New Zealand getaway.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Dawn King's tale of a young couple ignoring warnings on a New Zealand getaway.

Aaron.... Adam Billington
Louise Kirsty.... Oswald
Motel Owner.... Jonathan Forbes
Sandy.... Clare Corbett
James.... Christopher Webster

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Jeremy Mortimer

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in December 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces Dawn King's tale of a young couple ignoring warnings on a New Zealand getaway. Stars Christopher Webster.

. Dawn King's tale of a young couple ignoring warnings on a New Zealand getaway.

Mark Gatiss plays the legendary creepy raconteur introducing some very spooky tales.

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A desperate love quest sparks a chilling reunion in Janice Okoh's cautionary tale.

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Janice Okoh's cautionary tale. Joy loses more than her heart in her desperate quest for love.

Joy.... Nikki Amuka-Bird
Grace.... Adjoa Andoh
Fiona.... Karlina Grace
Dr Alex.... Richard Pepple
Tom.... Adam Billington
Steve.... Alex Lanipekun

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Gemma Jenkins

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in December 2011.

Mark Gatiss introduces Janice Okoh's cautionary tale. A desperate love quest sparks a chilling reunion. Stars Nikki Amuka-Bird.

. A desperate love quest sparks a chilling reunion in Janice Okoh's cautionary tale.

Mark Gatiss introduces Janice Okoh's cautionary tale.

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Mark Gatiss introduces Matthew Wilkie's tale. Craig has a new job, but how far will he go to impress his boss? Stars Stephen Greif.

Craig has a new job, but how far will he go to impress his boss? Stars Stephen Greif.

Mark Gatiss introduces Matthew Wilkie's tale. Craig has a new job, but how far will he go to impress his boss? Stars Stephen Greif.

Craig has a new job, but how far will he go to impress his boss?

A creepy raconteur, played by Mark Gatiss, introduces spooky tales

Mark Gatiss introduces Matthew Wilkie's tale. Craig has a new job, but how far will he go to impress his boss?

Craig.... Simon Bubb
Mr Rubenstein.... Stephen Greif
Beth.... Victoria Inez Hardy
Nelson.... Adam Billington
William.... Christopher Webster

More horrifying tales from The Man in Black. You might meet him at a luggage carousel in an airport, or behind the desk at an employment agency or he might approach you in the corridor of a care home. Wherever you encounter him, he's eager to pass on his stories. Stories to unsettle and horrify. Stories to haunt you.

Director: Lucy Collingwood

Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra and first broadcast in December 2011.