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Publisher Description

Charles Paris returns in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of Simon Brett’s humorous theatrical mystery, starring Bill Nighy.

A job in pantomime seems the perfect way to spend the Christmas season for Charles, but the cast of Cinderella are a motley crew from reality TV and Charles finds himself having to explain the traditions of panto to their baffled American star whose career is on a downward trajectory.

When the star is shot dead, and Charles finds the body, he finds himself under suspicion. As the slapstick makes way for a murder investigation, he decides to clear his name by doing some sleuthing of his own. With a host of suspects and the body count rising, the line 'they're behind you' soon begins to take on a very sinister meaning indeed...

Bill Nighy (Love Actually, Skylight, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) stars as Charles Paris, with Suzanne Burden as his wife Frances, in this funny and fast-paced dramatisation by Jeremy Front.

Written by Jeremy Front, based on the novel by Simon Brett.

GENRE
Fiction
NARRATOR
BN
Bill Nighy
LENGTH
01:52
hr min
RELEASED
2017
February 2
PUBLISHER
BBC Audio
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
117.3
MB

Customer Reviews

anclajo ,

Fantastic

As with all Charles Paris mystery audio books by the BBC this is fantastic. I listen to all of them again and again. Bill Nighy is fantastic as Charles.

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