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Kennedy gets a lead from an interview with George Shepley, the librarian from Charles Dexter Ward’s old school.

The Case Of Charles Dexter Ward

Award-winning writer/director Julian Simpson creates an HP Lovecraft-inspired universe through the prism of podcasters Matthew Heawood and Kennedy Fisher.

The story begins with a missing-person investigation; Charles Dexter Ward has vanished from a secure psychiatric hospital in Rhode Island. Two months later his psychiatrist Doctor Willett murders a woman in Highgate, England. Are the two events connected?

Episode Two
Kennedy gets a lead from an interview with George Shepley, the librarian from Charles Dexter Ward’s old school.

Cast:

Kennedy Fisher.....................JANA CARPENTER
Matthew Heawood.................BARNABY KAY
Sylvester Birtwhistle…………NATHAN OSGOOD
George Shepley……………...ADAM GODLEY
Contact………………………..BEN CROWE
Doctor Willett…………………MARK BAZELEY
Charles Dexter Ward………..SAMUEL BARNETT
Barbara Sayers………………PENNY DOWNIE

Producer: Karen Rose

Director/Writer: Julian Simpson

Sound Recordist and Designer: David Thomas
Production Coordinators: Sarah Tombling & Holly Slater

Music by Tim Elsenburg

A Sweet Talk Production for BBC Radio 4

14 minutes

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Tue 26 May 2020 19:45

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  • Tue 26 May 2020 19:45