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2. Disappearance of a Financier

Episode 2 of 5

Lord Peter Wimsey follows the trail of missing financier Sir Reuben Levy. Starring Ian Carmichael and Peter Jones.

Lord Peter Wimsey follows the trail of missing financier Sir Reuben Levy. Is there a link to the body found in the Battersea bathroom?

Ian Carmichael stars as the aristocratic sleuth.

British gentleman detective Lord Peter Wimsey features in a number of detective novels and short stories by English crime writer, Dorothy L Sayers. Whose Body? was first published in 1923

Classy and sharp-witted, aristocratic amateur sleuth Lord Peter Bredon Wimsey was born in 1890 and educated at Eton and Oxford, before serving in the military during the First World War

Ian Carmichael appeared as Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Radio from 1973 to 1983, in addition to the BBC TV adaptations that were broadcast between 1972 and 1975

Lord Peter Wimsey......................................Ian Carmichael
Bunter...............................................................Peter Jones
Inspector Parker...........................................Gabriel Woolf
Freddie Arbuthnot.......................................Nigel Lambert
John P Milligan..............................................Blain Fairman
Graves, Waiter and Scoot .........................Peter Williams
Mabel Price......................................................Betty Huntley-Wright

Adapted by Chris Miller

Producer: Simon Brett

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 1974.

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