Old Harry's Game. Image shows from L to R: Satan (Andy Hamilton), Gary (Steven O'Donnell). Copyright: BBC.

Old Harry's Game

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about Satan. 46 episodes (7 series), 1995 - 2012. Stars Andy Hamilton, James Grout, Jimmy Mulville, Steven O'Donnell and others.

Series 3, Episode 1 - This Thing Called Love

When the Professor claims that love is what drives him, Satan becomes worried about his image on Earth.

Notes

In the original broadcast of this episode, Satan assumes the form of Jill Dando. The TV presenter was murdered the following month, and with a repeat of the episode already scheduled for May 1999 the BBC quickly worked on a new edit. The repeat version mentions Gabby Roslin instead.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 24th March 1999
Time
11pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Andy Hamilton Satan
    James Grout The Professor
    Jimmy Mulville Thomas Crimp
    Robert Duncan Scumspawn
    Philip Pope Ensemble Actor
    Michael Fenton Stevens Ensemble Actor
    Felicity Montagu Ensemble Actor
    Nick Revell Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Andy Hamilton Writer
    Production team
    Andy Hamilton Director
    Paul Mayhew-Archer Producer

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