The Penny Dreadfuls Present... - Production Details

The Penny Dreadfuls Present.... Image shows from L to R: David Reed, Thom Tuck, Humphrey Ker. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

"Historical comedy looking back at the lives of the Brothers Faversham - heroes of Victorian Britain. Starring Humphrey Ker, David Reed and Thom Tuck"

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Comedy Details
Comedy Type:Radio Sketch Show
Alternate Names:The Penny Dreadfuls Present... The Brothers Faversham; More Brothers Faversham; Guy Fawkes; Revolution; Hereward The Wake
Broadcast:Fri 11th January 2008 - Wed 26th December 2012  (Radio 4 / Radio 7)
Episode Count:11 (2 series)
Production Company :British Broadcasting Corporation
Recording Locations:All episodes recorded at the BBC Radio Theatre. Hereward The Wake episode recorded Tuesday 27 November 2012.
Laugh Track:YES, Live Audience
Regular Cast
Humphrey Ker ... Various (Series 1-3)
David Reed ... Various (Series 1-3)
Thom Tuck ... Various (Series 1-3)
Ingrid Oliver ... Alexandra Faversham
Ingrid Oliver ... Ensemble (Various Roles)
Writing Team
Humphrey Ker ... Writer (Series 1-3)
David Reed ... Writer (Series 1-3)
Thom Tuck ... Writer (Series 1-3)
Richard Turner ... Script Editor
Production Team
Julia McKenzie (II) ... Producer (Series 1-3)
Other Cast / Crew
Miles Jupp ... Narrator (Series 1-3)

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