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Saturday Drama

Michael Frayn - Skios

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. Identity swap and absurdity on a sunlit Greek island. But where is the real Dr Wilfred? Stars Hugh Bonneville, Tom Hollander, Janie Dee, Stacy Keach and Lisa Dillon. Show more

Contributors

Dr Wilfred:
Hugh Bonneville
Oliver Fox:
Tom Hollander
Nikki Hook:
Lisa Dillon
Georgie:
Janie Dee
Mr Friendly:
Stacy Keach
Mrs Toppler:
Susan Sullivan
Mr Chailey:
Ian Ogilvy
Mrs Chailey:
Joanne Whalley
Annuka Vos:
Amita Dhiri
Spiros:
Jon Glover
Stavros:
Jon Glover
Patrick:
Matthew Wolf
Official:
Nigel Anthony
Ditmuss:
Kerry Shale
Mrs Friendly:
Jennifer Bassey
Suki Brox:
Cindy Katz
Papadopoulou:
Andre Sogliuzzo
Mrs Skorbatova:
Janine Barris
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

Drama on 3

A View from the Bridge

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Martin Jarvis directs Miller's award-winning 1955 drama, with a US cast including Alfred Molina, Jane Kaczmarek, Melissa Benoist and Hector Elizondo. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Martin Jarvis
Eddie Carbone:
Alfred Molina
Beatrice Carbone:
Jane Kaczmarek
Catherine:
Melissa Benoist
Rodolpho:
Matthew Wolf
First Immigration Officer:
Andre Sogliuzzo
Second Immigration Officer:
Darren Richardson

Genres

Drama

James Bond - Diamonds Are Forever

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

A diamond-smuggling pipeline leads Bond to New York and Las Vegas. Who is ‘ABC’? What is Tiffany’s secret? Stars Toby Stephens. Show more

Contributors

James Bond:
Toby Stephens
Supt Harris:
Nigel Havers
Rufus B Saye:
Alan Shearman
Tiffany Case:
Lisa Dillon
'Shady' Tree:
Alex Jennings
Felix Leiter:
Josh Stamberg
Ernie Cureo:
Stacy Keach
Mr Spang:
Jared Harris
The Sergeant:
Darren Richardson
Tingaling:
Matthew Wolf
Dentist:
Matthew Wolf
Voice of Ian Fleming:
Martin Jarvis
Composer:
Mark Holden
Composer:
Michael Lopez
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

Brand

Drama

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

From Listen with Mother to helpline problems – an all-star cast with a comic take on life. Stars Sir Ian McKellen. From 2018. Show more

Saturday Drama

On Her Majesty's Secret Service

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. Toby Stephens, playing the role of 007, sparkles as impersonator, skier, charmer and pursuer of Ernst Blofeld. But is there tragedy ahead? Show more

Contributors

James Bond:
Toby Stephens
Irma Bunt:
Joanna Lumley
Moneypenny:
Janie Dee
Franklin:
Lloyd Owen
Griffon Or:
Nigel Anthony
Sable Basilisk:
Kobna Holdbrook-Smith
Hotel Manager:
Jon Glover
Fire Captain:
Matthew Wolf
Patrolman:
Matthew Wolf
Voice of Ian Fleming:
Martin Jarvis
Composer:
Mark Holden
Composer:
Michael Lopez
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

Drama on 3

Fathers and Sons by Brian Friel

Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Martin Jarvis and Rosalind Ayres direct Fathers and Sons by Brian Friel, a dynamic dramatisation of Turgenev's novel. Show more

Contributors

Nikolai Kirsanov:
James Fleet
Vassily Bazarov:
Charles Dance
Princess Olga:
Julia McKenzie
Anna Sergeevna:
Lisa Dillon
Fenichka:
Lucy Phelps
Prokofyich and Timofeich:
Nigel Anthony
Producer:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

Saturday Drama

Christopher Lee - Air-Force One

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. 22nd November 1963. What really happened after JFK's murder, in the hospital and on the presidential jet? Stars Stacy Keach. From November 2013. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Josh Stamberg
Lyndon B Johnson:
Stacy Keach
Jackie Kennedy:
Glenne Headly
Lady Bird Johnson:
Susan Sullivan
Rufus Oldman:
Steven Weber
Roy Kellerman:
JD Cullum
Marie Fehmer:
Janine Barris
Rose Kennedy:
Jennifer Bassey
Doctor Rose:
Gordon Clapp
Judge Hughes:
Anna Mathias
White House radio:
Matthew Wolf
Jack Valenti:
Matthew Wolf
AF1 operator:
Andre Sogliuzzo
Dean Rusk:
Andre Sogliuzzo
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

Drama on 3

Henceforward

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Martin Jarvis directs Jared Harris and Joanne Whalley in Alan Ayckbourn's darkly prophetic comedy about a composer with a creative block. Show more

James Bond

Moonraker

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

It's 1954. Churchill sends 007 undercover to protect atomic rocket Moonraker against possible treachery. Stars Toby Stephens. Show more

Contributors

James Bond:
Toby Stephens
Sir Hugo Drax:
Samuel West
Sir Winston Churchill:
John Baddeley
Moneypenny:
Janie Dee
Vallance:
Jared Harris
Prof Train:
Patricia Hodge
Basildon:
Nigel Anthony
Dr Walter:
Simon de Deney
Movietone:
Jon Glover
Minister:
Jon Glover
Broadcaster:
Ian Ogilvy
Brevett:
Matthew Wolf
Ian Fleming:
Martin Jarvis
Director:
Martin Jarvis

James Bond

Thunderball

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

James Bond battles SPECTRE. Can he prevent a nuclear disaster? Stars Toby Stephens, Alfred Molina, Tom Conti and John Sessions. Show more

Genres

Classic Serial

Ring for Jeeves

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

An all-star cast brings this supremely funny horse-racing PG Wodehouse novel to galloping life. Can Jeeves help Lord Rowester sell his crumbling pile to a wealthy American widow? Show more

Classic Serial

Ring for Jeeves

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Financial disarray. Could a diamond pendant, the Charleston, the Derby or the spider-sequence be the answer? Only Jeeves can tell. Show more

Drama on 3

You Never Can Tell

Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Martin Jarvis directs George Bernard Shaw's breezy seaside comedy, which features tangled romance, 'the New Woman' and doubtful dentistry. Show more

Contributors

Valentine:
Jamie Bamber
William:
Ian Ogilvy
Fergus Crampton:
Christopher Neame
Finch McComas:
Adam Godley
Mrs Clandon:
Rosalind Ayres
Gloria Clandon:
Sophie Winkleman
Dolly Clandon:
Moira Quirk
Phillip Clandon:
Matthew Wolf
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

Drama

An Enemy of the People:

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Alfred Molina, Adam Godley, Susannah Fielding, Ian Ogilvy and James Callis star in Ibsen's riveting thriller, directed by Martin Jarvis. Are the town's waters contaminated? Show more

Drama

An Enemy of the People:

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Alfred Molina, Adam Godley, Susannah Fielding and Ian Ogilvy star in Ibsen's riveting thriller, directed by Martin Jarvis. What will happen if Stockmann's discovery is made public? Show more

Contributors

Dr Thomas Stockmann:
Alfred Molina
Peter Stockman:
Adam Godley
Catherine:
Rosalind Ayres
Hovstad:
James Callis
Aslaksen:
Matthew Wolf
Morten Kiil:
Ian Ogilvy
Edvard Vik:
Martin Jarvis
The Drunk:
Julian Holloway
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

PG Wodehouse

Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves

2. Jeeves Intervenes

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Blackmail is afoot, petty larceny and fisticuffs by the rhododendrons. Gussie elopes, but with whom? Starring Joanna Lumley. Show more

Contributors

Aunt Dahlia:
Joanna Lumley
Bertie Wooster:
James Callis
Roderick Spode:
Adam Godley
Major Plank:
Michael York
Sir Watkyn Bassett:
Ian Ogilvy
Rev Harold Pinker:
Julian Sands
Stiffy Byng:
Moira Quirk
Madeline Bassett:
Elizabeth Knowelden
Gussie Fink-Nottle:
Matthew Wolf
Emerald Stoker:
Tara Lynne Barr
Butterfield:
Kenneth Danziger

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 ExtraLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. Can Jeeves help Lord Rowcester to sell his crumbling pile to a wealthy American widow? Comedy thriller starring Martin Jarvis. From April 2014. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 ExtraLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Can Bill pay back the money he owes Captain Biggar? Will it be Jeeves to the rescue? Stars Martin Jarvis and Rufus Sewell. From April 2014. Show more