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Fright Night: Ring

4 Extra Debut. A British journalist living in Tokyo starts to investigate the mysterious deaths of four teenagers. Stars Matthew Gravelle.

By Koji Suzuki. Adapted by Anita Sullivan.

'Listen. Watch. Until the end. You will be consumed by the lost.'

British journalist Mitchell Hooper lives in Tokyo with his wife Toni. When he begins investigating the mysterious deaths of four teenagers, he discovers a nightmarish secret. They all died after watching the same video tape.

When Mitchell watches the tape himself, he is cursed to die in seven days. And so as the countdown to death begins, he must solve the riddle of the curse.

Ring is Japanese horror at its best - a radio adaptation of the classic novel by Koji Suzuki, which inspired the infamous 1998 film. It stars Matthew Gravelle (Broadchurch), Eve Myles (Torchwood), Akira Koieyama (Rush) and Naoko Mori (Torchwood).

To turn up the horror put on your headphones and listen to the immersive 'binaural' mix of the programme for a unique 3D listening experience.

Fright Night: pure horror from BBC Radio 4

Directed by James Robinson
A BBC Cymru Wales Production.

1 hour

Last on

Mon 31 Oct 2016 00:00


Role Contributor
Mitchell Matthew Gravelle
Ryugi Akira Koieyama
Toni Eve Myles
Narrator Naoko Mori
Sadako Naoko Mori
Doctor Nagao Masashi Fujimoto
Tomoko Yuriri Naka
Mai Yuriri Naka
Yuna Heather Emmanuel
Author Koji Suzuki
Adaptor Anita Sullivan
Director James Robinson


  • Sat 31 Oct 2015 23:00
  • Mon 31 Oct 2016 00:00

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