Keeping The Wolf Out [Drama]

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Behind The Wall2017070320190502 (R4)Crime drama set in Hungary during the Cold War. Enemies come in many forms.

Radio 4 drama

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Heroes2017070520190516 (R4)Cold blooded murder or self defence? Crime drama set in communist Hungary.

Radio 4 drama

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Mad Dog20201111The return of Philip Palmer's crime drama set in Hungary in 1964. The fearsome former secret policeman Tibor Farkas is back in charge of the Ministry, where he is Franciska's new boss.

Bertalan Lazar ..... Leo Bill
Franciska Lazar ..... Clare Corbett
Tibor Farkas ..... Andy Linden
Gyozo Novak ..... Carl Prekopp
Florian Hevesi ..... Luke Nunn
Sandor Boros ..... Stephen Greif
Pathologist ..... Jane Whittenshaw
Cop ..... Stefan Adegbola
Mother ..... Emma Handy

Directed by Toby Swift

Crime drama set behind the Iron Curtain in 1960s Hungary. With Leo Bill and Clare Corbett.

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Waiting By The River2017070420190509 (R4)Crime drama from behind the Iron Curtain. Leo Bill stars as Special Investigator Lazar.

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01Gellert Hill2019052020200820 (R4)Special Investigator Bertalan Lázár returns in Philip Palmer's crime drama set in communist Hungary in 1964. A child's body has been discovered by a hiker. It seems that Bertalan must first fight a turf war if he is going bring the perpetrator to justice.

Bertalan Lázár.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár.... Clare Corbett
József Szabados.... Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov.... Simon Scardifield
Márk Mészáros.... Michael Bertenshaw
András Vásáry.... David Hounslow
Priest.... Christopher Harper
Gyuri Varga.... Kenny Blyth,
Dorina Varga.... Helen Clapp
Ministry official.... Chris Pavlo

Directed by Toby Swift

Crime drama set during the Cold War. A body is found on a hill overlooking Budapest.

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Bertalan Lázár.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár.... Clare Corbett
József Szabados.... Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov.... Simon Scardifield
Márk Mészáros.... Michael Bertenshaw
András Vásáry.... David Hounslow
Priest.... Christopher Harper
Gyuri Varga.... Kenny Blyth,
Dorina Varga.... Helen Clapp
Ministry official.... Chris Pavlo

Directed by Toby Swift

01The Wolf2016071220180503 (R4)Crime drama set in Hungary during the Cold War. A former secret policeman is murdered.

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02Spider's Web2019052120200827 (R4)Philip Palmer's Cold War crime drama set in Hungary, 1964. What looks like a straightforward case of GBH proves to be something quite different and leads Special Investigator Lázár to a rogue cop.

Bertalan Lázár.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár.... Clare Corbett
József Szabados.... Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov.... Simon Scardifield
Márk Mészáros.... Michael Bertenshaw
András Vásáry.... David Hounslow
Hanna Krivosik.... Franchi Webb
Fabenyi.... Kenny Blyth
Police Officer.... Chris Pavlo
Priest.... Christopher Harper

Directed by Toby Swift

Crime drama set in Hungary during the Cold War.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

Radio 4 drama

Bertalan Lázár.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár.... Clare Corbett
József Szabados.... Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov.... Simon Scardifield
Márk Mészáros.... Michael Bertenshaw
András Vásáry.... David Hounslow
Hanna Krivosik.... Franchi Webb
Fabenyi.... Kenny Blyth
Police Officer.... Chris Pavlo
Priest.... Christopher Harper

Directed by Toby Swift

02The Old Days2016071320180510 (R4)Crime drama behind the Iron Curtain. A robbery investigation leads to a brutal murder.

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Hungary, 1963. Soviet investigators are determined to find the mole in the Ministry. Archivist Franciska Lázár finds herself in their sights as her detective husband investigates what becomes a brutal murder case. Scores are being settled in Philip Palmer's Cold War detective drama.

Directed by Toby Swift.

03Chasing The Dragon20190522Special Investigator Bertalan Lázár returns in Philip Palmer's crime drama set in communist Hungary in 1964. The death of a rock musician leads Bertalan to enter uncharted territory - Budapest's underground drugs scene. Meanwhile, his wife Franciska's relationship with her KGB contact spirals out of control.

Bertalan Lazar....Leo Bill
Franciska Lazar....Clare Corbett
József Szabados....Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov....Simon Scardifield
Márk Mészáros....Michael Bertenshaw
Zsófia....Sarah Ovens
Drug Dealer....Chris Pavlo
Police Officer....Kenny Blyth

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko

Crime drama set during the Cold War. Bertalan investigates the death of a rock musician.

Radio 4 drama

04Gypsy Dancer20190523
05The Violent Century20190524Special Investigator Bertalan Lázár returns in Philip Palmer's crime drama set in communist Hungary in 1964.

Franciska played a dangerous game when she enlisted the help of corrupt cop Tibor Farkas to free herself from her KGB tormentor. Now the tables have turned and she and Bertalan are in the firing line.

Bertalan Lázár....Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár....Clare Corbett
Tibor Farkas....Andy Linden
József Szabados....Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov....Simon Scardifield,
Márk Mészáros....Michael Bertenshaw
András Vásáry....David Hounslow
Police Officer....Kenny Blyth
Receptionist....Susan Jameson

Director... Sasha Yevtushenko

Crime drama set in Hungary during the Cold War. With Leo Bill and Clare Corbett.

Radio 4 drama

20201111The return of Philip Palmer's crime drama set in Hungary in 1964. The fearsome former secret policeman Tibor Farkas is back in charge of the Ministry, where he is Franciska's new boss.

Bertalan Lazar ..... Leo Bill
Franciska Lazar ..... Clare Corbett
Tibor Farkas ..... Andy Linden
Gyozo Novak ..... Carl Prekopp
Florian Hevesi ..... Luke Nunn
Sandor Boros ..... Stephen Greif
Pathologist ..... Jane Whittenshaw
Cop ..... Stefan Adegbola
Mother ..... Emma Handy

Directed by Toby Swift

Crime drama set behind the Iron Curtain in 1960s Hungary. With Leo Bill and Clare Corbett.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

The Great Society20201113Crime drama by Philip Palmer. Franciska continues to deny her involvement in a murder as her battle of wits with a CIA agent threatens her career.

Bertalan Lazar.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lazar.... Clare Corbett
Gyozo Novak.... Carl Prekopp
Florian Hevesi.... Luke Nunn
Kulczar.... Roger Ringrose
Draskovic.... Ewan Bailey
Prison Officer.... Ian Dunnett Jnr

Directed by Toby Swift

Crime drama set behind the Iron Curtain in 1960s Hungary. With Leo Bill and Clare Corbett.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

The Light Of Dawn20201112Philip Palmer's crime drama continues. The murder of an infamous official in the Ministry changes everything for Franciska and her police inspector husband.

Bertalan Lazar.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lazar.... Clare Corbett
Gyozo Novak.... Carl Prekopp
Florian Hevesi.... Luke Nunn
Kulcsar.... Roger Ringrose
Sandor Boros.... Stephen Greif
Detective.... Stefan Adegbola
Billiards player.... Ian Dunnett Jnr.

Directed by Toby Swift

Crime drama set behind the Iron Curtain in 1960s Hungary. With Leo Bill and Clare Corbett.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

03Carnaby Street2019052220200903 (R4)Special Investigator Bertalan Lázár returns in Philip Palmer's crime drama set in communist Hungary in 1964. The death of a rock musician leads Bertalan to enter uncharted territory - Budapest's underground drugs scene. Meanwhile, his wife Franciska's relationship with her KGB contact spirals out of control.

Bertalan Lazar.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lazar.... Clare Corbett
József Szabados.... Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov.... Simon Scardifield
Márk Mészáros.... Michael Bertenshaw
Zsófia.... Sarah Ovens
Drug Dealer.... Chris Pavlo
Police Officer.... Kenny Blyth

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko

Crime drama set during the Cold War. Bertalan investigates the death of a rock musician.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

Radio 4 drama

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko

04Gypsy Dancers2019052320200910 (R4)Special Investigator Bertalan Lázár returns in Philip Palmer's crime drama set in communist Hungary in 1964.

The robbery of a foreign goods store leads the police investigators into a dangerous world of mercenaries and drugs. Meanwhile, Bertalan's old nemesis is back in town.

Bertalan Lázár....Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár....Clare Corbett
Tibor Farkas....Andy Linden
József Szabados....Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov....Simon Scardifield,
Márk Mészáros....Michael Bertenshaw
PuŠomori Žiga....Debbie Korley,
András Vásáry....David Hounslow
Nurse 1....Sarah Ovens
Nurse 2....Susan Jameson
Partygoers....Kenny Blyth and Chris Pavlo
Copper....Christopher Harper

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko

Crime drama set in Hungary during the Cold War. A shop robbery leads Bertalan into danger.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

Radio 4 drama

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko

05Grandmother's Footsteps2019052420200917 (R4)Special Investigator Bertalan Lázár returns in Philip Palmer's crime drama set in communist Hungary in 1964.

Franciska played a dangerous game when she enlisted the help of corrupt cop Tibor Farkas to free herself from her KGB tormentor. Now the tables have turned and she and Bertalan are in the firing line.

Bertalan Lázár.... Leo Bill
Franciska Lázár.... Clare Corbett
Tibor Farkas.... Andy Linden
József Szabados.... Joseph Ayre
Dmitri Dragunov.... Simon Scardifield,
Márk Mészáros.... Michael Bertenshaw
András Vásáry.... David Hounslow
Police Officer.... Kenny Blyth
Receptionist.... Susan Jameson

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko

Crime drama set in Hungary during the Cold War. With Leo Bill and Clare Corbett.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

Radio 4 drama

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko