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The Man on the Balcony

1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 10 November 2012

by Maj Sjöwall & Per Wahlöö
translated by Alan Blair
Dramatised by Katie Hims

Someone is assaulting and killing young girls in the parks of Stockholm. With only a brutal mugger and a three year-old boy for witnesses, the investigation is stalling. It's only a tiny detail surfacing in Beck's mind that puts the murder squad on the trail of the killer, but will they get him before he strikes again?

Original Music composed by Elizabeth Purnell
Directed by Mary Peate.


Narrator 1
Lesley Sharp
Narrator 2
Nicholas Gleaves
Martin Beck
Steven Mackintosh
Lennart Kollberg
Neil Pearson
Gunvald Larsson
Ralph Ineson
Frederik Melander
Adrian Scarborough
Karin Carlsson
Beth Goddard
Lena Oskarsson
Katie Angelou
Ingrid Oskarsson
Susie Riddell
Bo Oskarsson
Greta Dudgeon
Mrs Andersson
Christine Absalom
Wilheim Engstrom
Patrick Brennan
Officer Kvant
Sam Alexander
Sam Alexander
Officer Kristiansson
Don Gilet
Ingemund Fransson
Robert Blythe
Joe Sims
Harry Livingstone
Amaka Okafor
Kellie Shirley
Maj Sjowall
Per Wahloo
Katie Hims
Mary Peate


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