Testament Of Jessie Lamb, The [Jane Rogers]

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012013061720190527 (BBC7)

With the death toll from Maternal Death Syndrome rising daily and the world on the brink of disaster, teenager Jessie Lamb becomes convinced she must take action.

Her act of heroism could save the human race, but will those closest to her offer their support?

Jane Rogers dramatises her award-winning novel in five parts.

Stars Holliday Grainger as Jessie, Mark Jordon as Joe, Joanne Mitchell as Cath, Kate Coogan as Mandy, Oliver Lee as Baz and Nisa Cole as Lisa.

Director: Nadia Molinari

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2013

Can teenager Jessie Lamb save humanity with the impact of biological terrorism?

Can teenager Jessie Lamb save humanity when biological terrorism puts the world in peril?

022016071220190528 (BBC7)

As society splinters, panic and fear reign. As her own world falls apart, Jessie realises she must act.

Jane Rogers dramatises her award winning novel set in a future where an act of biological terrorism has spread a deadly virus across the world.

Stars Holliday Grainger as Jessie, Mark Jordon as Joe, Joanne Mitchell as Cath, Kate Coogan as Mandy, Rebecca Ryan as Sal, Oliver Lee as Baz, Nisa Cole as Lisa and Will Finlason as Iain.

Director: Nadia Molinari

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2013

As her own world falls apart, Jessie realises she must act.

Can teenager Jessie Lamb save humanity when biological terrorism puts the world in peril?

032016071320190529 (BBC7)

Maternal Death Syndrome is spreading rapidly and Jessie's world is still in crisis. Her aunt Mandy is desperately ill, boyfriend Baz is planning drastic action and her father is adamant that Jessie should not volunteer to be a Sleeping Beauty. Can Jessie be swayed from her path?

Jane Rogers dramatises her dystopian novel: winner of the Arthur C Clarke Award 2012.

Stars Holliday Grainger as Jessie, Mark Jordon as Joe, Oliver Lee as Baz, Nisa Cole as Lisa and Will Finlason as Iain.

Director: Nadia Molinari

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2013

As the death toll mounts, Jessie's act of heroism could save the human race.

Can teenager Jessie Lamb save humanity when biological terrorism puts the world in peril?

042016071420190530 (BBC7)

Jessie becomes increasingly certain that sacrificing her own life for a healthy baby is the most important thing she can do. But her plan to become a Sleeping Beauty hits an obstacle.

Jane Rogers dramatises her dystopian novel: winner of the Arthur C Clarke Award 2012.

Stars Holliday Grainger as Jessie, Mark Jordon as Joe, Joanne Mitchell as Cath and Rebecca Ryan as Cath.

Director: Nadia Molinari

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2013

Jessie's world is in crisis, but her father's adamant she shouldn't volunteer.

Can teenager Jessie Lamb save humanity when biological terrorism puts the world in peril?

05 LAST2016071520190531 (BBC7)

Society is splintering, apocalyptic sects with fundamentalist, ecological or anti-scientific beliefs are springing up. Panic, chaos and fear reign.

When Jessie's own world begins to fall apart and her best friend Sal experiences a shocking act of violence, Jessie realises it is time to take action.

The conclusion of Jane Rogers dramatisation of her award-winning novel.

Stars Holliday Grainger as Jessie, Mark Jordon as Joe, Joanne Mitchell as Cath, Rebecca Ryan as Sal, Oliver Lee as Baz and Nisa Cole as Lisa.

Director: Nadia Molinari

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2013.

Jessie works out what she needs to do, but her plan hits an obstacle.

Can teenager Jessie Lamb save humanity when biological terrorism puts the world in peril?