Ed Reardon's Week. Ed Reardon (Christopher Douglas). Copyright: BBC.

Ed Reardon's Week

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a poor writer. 82 episodes (13 series), 2005 - 2020. Stars Christopher Douglas, Philip Jackson, Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Stephanie Cole and others.

Series 3, Episode 6 - The Libel Action

Jaz Milvane comes up with a money making plan involving Ed.

Further details

Jaz Milvane comes up with a money making plan... Ed writes a libellous article about Jaz for a film magazine (something Ed relishes), Jaz sues the magazine, and they split the £50k damages awarded 50/50. Except the last bit doesn't quite go to plan, and Ed is left with a huge legal bill he cannot pay.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th January 2007
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Christopher Douglas Ed Reardon
Philip Jackson Jaz Milvane
Stephanie Cole Olive
Geoffrey Whitehead Stan
Rita May Pearl
John Fortune Felix
Sally Hawkins Ping
Simon Greenall Ensemble Actor
Alice Lowe Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
David Cann Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Christopher Douglas Writer
Andrew Nickolds Writer
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer

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