Dead Pan. Image shows from L to R: DS Jason Trotter (John Hollingworth), DCI Alma Blair (Julie Hesmondhalgh), CSM Jo Black (Jane Hazlegrove). Copyright: Savvy Productions.

Dead Pan

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about a murder in a restaurant. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2017. Stars Julie Hesmondhalgh, John Hollingworth, Jane Hazlegrove, Rosina Carbone and others.

Dead Pan. Image shows from L to R: DS Jason Trotter (John Hollingworth), DCI Alma Blair (Julie Hesmondhalgh), CSM Jo Black (Jane Hazlegrove). Copyright: Savvy Productions.

Dead Pan

Radio 4 comedy drama by Val McDermid about a death at a restaurant

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2017
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
5   (1 series)
Starring
Julie Hesmondhalgh, John Hollingworth, Jane Hazlegrove, Rosina Carbone, Simeon Truby, Nitin Kundra and Jonathan Keeble
Writer
Val McDermid
Director
Justine Potter
Producer
Justine Potter

DCI Alma Blair and her partner in life and crime, CSM Jo Black, are at a romantic dinner for two in Charnock 37, a fine dining restaurant. Is it only a matter of time before there is murder on the menu? And where is Alma's Sergeant DS Jason Trotter?

Production Details

Part of

Val McDermid's Dead comedy crime dramas

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 3rd April 2017 on BBC Radio 4 at 10:45am
Last new broadcast
Friday 7th April 2017 on BBC Radio 4 at 10:45am
Length of episodes
15 minutes
Last repeat
Sunday 9th April 2017 at 1:00am on Radio 4 Extra