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Episode 5

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 20 June 2014

Modesty and Willie are being held by ruthless villain Gabriel on a remote Mediterranean island. He has used them to help him steal a huge consignment of diamonds but now has no further use for them. Prospects look bad for the pair and they must call upon all their resources to save the day.

Modesty Blaise, by Peter O'Donnell, was adapted from the novel of the same name by Stef Penney.

With an original score by Goldfrapp's Will Gregory, arranged by Ian Gardiner, and performed by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Ben Foster.

A BBC/Cymru Wales production, produced and directed by Kate McAll.


Modesty Blaise
Daphne Alexander
Willie Garvin
Neil Maskell
Sir Gerald Tarrant
Alun Armstrong
Ewan Bailey
Alex Fearns
Matthew Gravelle
John Hollingworth
Kate McAll
Kate McAll
Stef Penney
Peter O'Donnell


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