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The Saturday Play: Phone


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When Eliot's gangster friend gives him his mobile phone to look after. Eliot is thrust into an underworld that is sometimes glamorous, often dangerous and always unexpected. By Peter Jukes.
Producer/Director Sasha Yevtushenko


Unknown: Peter Jukes.
Director: Sasha Yevtushenko
Eliot: Freddy White
Kathleen: Jemima Rooper
Sparky: Jimmy Akingbola
Roy: Richard Ridings
Iverson: Caroline Guthrie
Crimp: Paul Rider
Ze: Nabil Elouahabi
Rachel: Lizzy Watts
Baltazar: Matt Addis
Sarasi: Janice Acquah
Vince: Jonathan Tafler
Teenager: Benjamin Askew

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The Saturday Play: Phone

BBC Radio 4 FM, 5 September 2009 14.30

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