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Best known as an actor, Nicholas Gleaves' debut radio play Sunk stars the legendary snooker player John Virgo as himself.

Sunk is the story of young man, Willets, who has struggled to find the right path in life.

Haunted by his past and having spent his life feeling invisible and inconsequential, Willets is determined to make a change by pursuing his dream of becoming a champion snooker player. Can John Virgo help him realise his dream.

Directed by Celia de Wolff
A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

45 minutes

Last on

Mon 19 Nov 2012 14:15


Role Contributor
WilletsGerard Kearns
HimselfJohn Virgo
AudreyLesley Sharp
SplintsJordan Murphy
The CaptainGeoffrey Whitehead
OttyNicholas Gleaves
BarryNicholas Boulton
Mumbling AlanNicholas Boulton
Security GuardTom Bevan
Burley NigelTom Bevan
Worried Mum's KidLuca Dixon
Willets (aged 8)Luca Dixon
Worried MumRachel Gleaves
HenRachel Gleaves
Little GirlIsobel Thomas
WriterNicholas Gleaves
DirectorCelia de Wolff