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.

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Series 8, Episode 2 - Original British Drama

Following one of his numerous pithy letters of complaint to the BBC, Ed finds himself doing some research for his son, Jake, the only family member left representing the name of 'Reardon' working in the media.

Further details

The unexpected consequence of this research is that Ed finds himself working in harmony with the 12 year-olds both on screen and in the coffee stations and tea points of power, to produce a piece of genuinely water-cooler factutainment.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 10th April 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Christopher Douglas Ed Reardon
Barunka O'Shaughnessy Ping
Stephanie Cole Olive
Geoffrey Whitehead Stan
Rita May Pearl
Simon Greenall Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Martin Hyder Policeman
Sam Pamphilon Jake
Nicola Sanderson Pool Manager
Writing team
Christopher Douglas Writer
Andrew Nickolds Writer
Production team
Dawn Ellis Producer

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