ElvenQuest. Image shows from L to R: Penthiselea (Ingrid Oliver), Sam (Stephen Mangan), Lord Darkness (Alistair McGowan). Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom set in a fantasy world. 24 episodes (4 series), 2009 - 2013. Stars Stephen Mangan, Dave Lamb, Darren Boyd, Kevin Eldon and others.

Series 1, Episode 1

A small band of heroes set out to defeat Lord Darkness and his forces of evil by finding The Chosen One - who happens to be the dog of a misanthropic science fiction author.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 29th April 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Stephen Mangan Sam
Dave Lamb Amis
Darren Boyd Vidar
Kevin Eldon Dean
Sophie Winkleman Penthiselea
Alistair McGowan Lord Darkness
Kevin Eldon Kreech
Chris Pavlo Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Carrie Quinlan Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Anil Gupta Writer
Richard Pinto Writer
Production team
Anil Gupta Producer
Paul Schlesinger Producer

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