Joanna Lumley guest stars as washed-up actress Lavinia Moncrief when the private detectives investigate a series of unexplained thefts threatening the future of a community centre.
A second series featuring acclaimed double-act Max and Ivan as incompetent private detectives for hire. Joanna Lumley guest stars.
The detectives investigate a series of mysterious thefts which threaten the very future of Nunhead Community Centre. Assisted by the permanently tired caretaker Gerry, they track the chief suspect, washed-up former B-Movie actress Lavinia Moncrief and eventually have to go undercover to infiltrate her bizarre acting classes. Also featuring bell ringers, hypnotism and a mutant komodo dragon.
Written by and Max Olesker and Ivan Gonzalez
Developed by John Stanley Productions
Produced by Ben Walker
A Retort production for BBC Radio 4.
|Lavinia Moncrief||Joanna Lumley|
|Gerry Glossop||David Reed|
|Battle re-enactor||David Reed|
|Malcolm McMichaelmas||Lewis Macleod|
|Soulless property developer||Lewis Macleod|
|Janet from the council||Lolly Adefope|