A detective accuses an author of murder on live radio
- Comedy Drama
- BBC Radio 3
- Gayanne Potter, Robert Jack, Jessica Hardwick and Gavin Mitchell
- Owen Whitelaw
- Bruce Young
A comic drama which brings together elements of literary celebrity, murder mystery and folk tales to explore the impact of fake news.
During a Radio 3 live broadcast, a private detective stuns the audience by accusing a bestselling author of murder. The author denies the accusation and sets out to prove her innocence to the audience.
Based on the play of the same name, this is one of a series of plays performed at Summerhall during the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe.
- Production company
- Also known as
- Drama on 3: Summerhall 2019 - Faking It (Other official name)
- Summerhall 2019: Faking It (Other official name)
- Summerhall 2019 - Faking It (Other official name)
- Laugh track
- Live audience
- First broadcast
- Sunday 27th October 2019 on BBC Radio 3 at 8:30pm
- Episode length
- 30 minutes