That'll Be The Day By Ray Connolly [Drama]

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It's 1959 and young Jim Maclaine seems to have it all. He's good looking and destined to go to a good university. But he's haunted by the father that abandoned him and his mother when he was small. Is he ready for the normal life mapped out for him? Or is he restless like his old man? Based on the seventies hit film.

Jim …. Jack Gordon
Mother/Landlady …. Emily Pithon
Father/History Teacher.… Conrad Nelson
Terry …. Chris Hannon
Linda …. Verity Henry
Jeanette.… Natalie Grady
Mike.... Greg Wood

Director/Producer: Gary Brown.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 2017.

Coming-of-age story based on the hit film of the seventies.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

That'll be the Day by Ray Connolly
It's 1959 and young Jim Maclaine seems to have it all. He's good looking and destined to go to a good university. But he's haunted by the father that abandoned him and his mother when he was small. Is he ready for the normal life mapped out for him? Or is he restless like his old man? Based on the seventies hit film.