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Charles goes fishing and hooks a corpse. Simon Brett's novel following the actor-turned-sleuth, adapted by Jeremy Front, starring Bill Nighy and Martine McCutcheon.

By Jeremy Front
Based on the novel by Simon Brett
Episode Two
Charles goes fishing and finds a dead body.

CHARLES PARIS....BILL NIGHY
JODIE.........MARTINE MCCUTCHEON
FRANCES.......SUZANNE BURDEN
MAURICE.......JON GLOVER
JULIET.........TILLY GAUNT
ELSPETH........KATE LAYDEN
ZOE.........TESSA NICHOLSON
DJ..........PIERS WEHNER

Producer - Sally Avens

Another chance to hear the latest Charles paris series. Bill Nighy stars as the actor cum amateur sleuth with a love of the bottle and the female form. In this series he has uncharacteristically landed a part in a film 'The Wreathing' where he's playing a middle management vampire opposite swimwear model turned actress Jodie Ricks played by Martine McCutcheon. Before long Jodie has confided to Charles that she's the victim of a blackmail scam and things take an even nastier turn when it appears that someone wants Jodie dead.
Never one to resist a maiden in distress Charles sets about trying to solve the mystery.

In this week's episode Charles goes fishing and finds a dead body.

30 minutes

Broadcasts

  • Fri 5 Feb 2010 11:30
  • Thu 28 Oct 2010 23:00
  • Fri 6 Sep 2013 06:00
  • Fri 6 Sep 2013 13:00
  • Fri 6 Sep 2013 20:00
  • Sat 7 Sep 2013 01:00

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