The schooner 'Ghost' journeys on to the seal herds. High Seas tale of brutality and survival with Jack Klaff and Kerry Shale. From August 1991. Episode 2 of 4.
The schooner 'Ghost' journeys on to the seal herds with ruthless captain, Wolf Larsen at the helm.
Jack London's 1904 tale of brutality and survival on the high seas, dramatised in four parts by Ed Thomason
Starring Jack Klaff as Wolf Larsen, Kerry Shale as Humphrey, Shelley Thompson as Maud Brewster, Ian Dury as Mugridge, Nigel Anthony as Louis, Anthony Jackson as Smoke, Jeffrey Gear as Johnson, Scott Farrell as Leach, Norman Jones as Kelly, Richard Pearce as Harrison, Andrew Wincott as Henderson, Peter Penry-Jones as Latimer, Terence Edmond as Owen and Clarence Smith as Horner.
Music: Elizabeth Parker - BBC Radiophonic Workshop.
Singer: Sarah Connolly.
Director: Adrian Bean.
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.