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3. In Space, No One Can Hear You Complain

Are Arthur Dent, Trillian and Random really the last remaining humans in The Galaxy? Maybe not. Stars Simon Jones. From 2018.

Are Arthur Dent, Trillian and Random really the last remaining humans in The Galaxy? Maybe not.

A full-cast production of the sixth book in the famous Hitchhiker's Guide trilogy, based on Eoin Colfer’s ‘And Another Thing...’

The Book …. John Lloyd
Arthur Dent …. Simon Jones
Ford Prefect …. Geoff McGivern
Zaphod Beeblebrox …. Mark Wing-Davey
Tricia …. Sandra Dickinson
Trillian …. Susan Sheridan
Trillian …. Jim Broadbent
Fenchurch …. Jane Horrocks
Random …. Samantha Beart
Wowbagger …. Toby Longworth
Constant Mown …. Andy Secombe
Hillman Hunter …. Ed Byrne
The Consultant …. Lenny Henry
Aseed Preflux …. Philip Pope
Thor …. Mitch Benn
Ctuthu …. Jon Culshaw
The Guide Mk II …. Prof Stephen Hawking
Buckeye Brown …. Tom Alexander
Mogdud …. Theo Maggs
Baldur …. Phillipe Bosher

Based on the novel with additional material by Douglas Adams

The series is co-written, directed and sound-designed by Dirk Maggs.

Music by Philip Pope

Produced by Dirk Maggs, Helen Chattwell and David Morley

A Perfectly Normal production for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in March 2018.

28 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
The Voice of the Book John Lloyd
Arthur Dent Simon Jones
Ford Prefect Geoff McGivern
Zaphod Beeblebrox Mark Wing-Davey
Trillian Sandra Dickinson
Tricia McMillan Sandra Dickinson
Trillian Susan Sheridan
Random Samantha Beart
Jeltz Toby Longworth
Wowbagger Toby Longworth
Constant Mown Andy Secombe
Left Brain Mitch Benn
Thor Mitch Benn
Fenchurch Jane Horrocks
Hillman Hunter Ed Byrne
Cthulu Jon Culshaw
Marvin Jim Broadbent
The Guide MkII Stephen Hawking
The Consultant Lenny Henry
Heimdall Tom Alexander
Barzoo Tom Alexander
Buckeye Brown Tom Alexander
Eccentrica Tom Alexander
Gunner Vogon Tom Alexander
Aseed Preflux Philip Pope
Sub-Etha Voice Philip Pope
HOG Door Philip Pope
Modgud Theo Maggs
The Viking Theo Maggs
Baldur Phillipe Bosher
Announcer John Marsh
Director Dirk Maggs
Author Eoin Colfer
Author Douglas Adams
Adaptor Dirk Maggs

Broadcasts

  • Thu 22 Mar 2018 18:30
  • Thu 29 Mar 2018 07:30
  • Thu 29 Mar 2018 17:30
  • Thu 29 Mar 2018 22:00
  • Fri 30 Mar 2018 05:30
  • Tue 25 Feb 2020 18:30
  • Sat 15 Aug 2020 18:00
  • Sun 16 Aug 2020 00:00

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