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Reason

The rise of robotics in the 21st century, told through the poignant and mysterious story of enigmatic lawyer, Stevie Byerley. Originally written over 60 years ago, Isaac Asimov's stories are becoming truer with every day that passes. The world that he imagined is now upon us. Starring Hermione Norris.

Episode Two : Reason
After two years recovering from a devastating car crash, Stevie returns to work as a Legal Psychologist. Her first case is to try and reason with a robot that has developed religious delusions and a Messiah complex.

Original Music......................... Imran Ahmad
Sound Design.......................... Alistair Lock
Editorial Consultant.................. Bev Doyle
Script Editor........................... Colin Brake
Development Producer............... Patrick Chapman

Dramatised by Richard Kurti
Produced and Directed by Andrew Mark Sewell

A B7 production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 7 Feb 2017 19:45

Credits

Role Contributor
Stevie ByerleyHermione Norris
QuinnBrendan Coyle
PowellDoug Devaney
CutieNicholas Briggs
AuthorIsaac Asimov
AdaptorRichard Kurti
DirectorAndrew Mark Sewell
ProducerAndrew Mark Sewell

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