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4 Extra Debut. Tudor lawyer-detective Matthew Shardlake is sent by Cromwell to probe the killing of a King's Commissioner. Stars Jason Watkins.

C J Sansom's bestselling Tudor crime novel, adapted for radio by Colin MacDonald.

London, 1537. As he plots to bring down the Abbeys, Thomas Cromwell sends his trusted lawyer-detective, Matthew Shardlake, to investigate the murder of a King's Commissioner in a monastery on the south coast of Kent. Which of the terrified monks is the murderer - and can Shardlake catch him before he strikes again?

Produced and directed by Kirsteen Cameron.

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 4 Jul 2017 01:00

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Role Contributor
Shardlake Jason Watkins
Cromwell Mark Bonnar
Mark Joseph Arkley
Goodhaps Patrick Brennan
Brother Andrew Sam Dale
Singleton Sam Alexander
Writer CJ Sansom
Director Kirsteen Cameron
Producer Kirsteen Cameron


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