Rumpole And The Gentle Art Of Blackmail
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Benedict Cumberbatch and Timothy West star as the younger and elder Rumpole in this new Rumpole story. Adapted for radio by Richard Stoneman.In 1964, Rumpole returns to Oxford where he studied law, to defend a young gardener, Peter Vernon, accused of blackmailing the Master of St Joseph’s College, Sir Michael Tuffnell.BBC Radio 4 Publicity
The cast also includes Jasmine Hyde as Hilda Rumpole, Louis Tafler-Hyde as Nicholas Rumpole, Stephen Critchlow as Humphrey Grice/Judge Everglades and Faye Castelow as Sue Galton.
Director/Marilyn Imrie for Catherine Bailey productions
Ep 1/2Wednesday 19 December2.15-3.00pmBBC RADIO 4