Daunt And Dervish. Image shows from L to R: Josephine Daunt (Anna Massey), Susan Dervish (Frances Barber). Copyright: BBC.

Daunt And Dervish

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 20 episodes (4 series), 2003 - 2009. Stars Anna Massey, Imelda Staunton, Frances Barber, Sylvestra Le Touzel, Bill Paterson, Sean Scanlan, Joannah Tincey and others.

Series 2, Episode 3 - Some Commandment Or Other

Daunt and Dervish are asked by a leading divorce lawyer to investigate his wife, but a simple surveillance operation turns into something altogether more sinister.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd June 2006
BBC Radio 4
45 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Anna Massey Josephine Daunt
Frances Barber Susan Dervish
Sean Scanlan Bill Mackie
Guest cast
Michael N Harbour Phillip da Souza
Tracy Wiles Jennifer da Souza
Ewan Bailey Sir Bernard Allardice
Kim Wall Inspector Blakemore
Thomas Wheatley Dr Phelps
Writing team
Guy Meredith Writer
Production team
Colin Guthrie Director