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Saturday Drama

The Martin Beck Killings

The Abominable Man

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steven Mackintosh plays Martin Beck in the classic 1960s Swedish detective series by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö. 7. The Abominable Man. Show more


Per Wahloo
Katie Hims
Lesley Sharp
Martin Beck:
Steven Mackintosh
Lennart Kollberg:
Neil Pearson
Gunvald Larsson:
Ralph Ineson
Einar Ronn:
Wayne Foskett
Frederik Melander:
Adrian Scarborough
Stefan Nyman:
Matthew Watson
Mrs Eriksson:
Dinah Stabb
Mr Eriksson:
John Rowe
Don Gilet
The Rump:
Robert Blythe
Man 1:
Ben Crowe
Woman in the Records Department:
Joanna Brookes
Official 1:
Paul Stonehouse
Mary Peate
Mary Peate


Series 1: Origin

Origin: Episode Nine

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Helen and Freddy head to China to find the secret of ‘life without end’. Final episode of the conspiracy thriller, starring Romola Garai. Written by Matthew Broughton. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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