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The Game Played in the Dark

The Rivals, Series 2 Episode 4 of 4

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 09 October 2013

By Ernest Bramah

Dramatised By Chris Harrald.

Inspector Lestrade was made to look a fool in the Sherlock Holmes stories. Now he is writing his memories and has a chance to get his own back, with tales of Holmes' rivals. He finishes the present series with the blind detective Max Carrados who tries to stop international master criminal Fane from selling compromising letters which could derail an upcoming royal wedding.

Producer: Liz Webb.


Tim Pigott-Smith
Max Carrados
Charles Edwards
John Sessions
Michael Bertenshaw
Joanna Brookes
Ben Crowe
Ernest Bramah
Chris Harrald
Liz Webb


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