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

Old Harry's Game

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1995 - 2012
  • 46 episodes (7 series)

The radio sitcom from Hell - literally. Written by and starring Andy Hamilton as the underworld-weary Satan. Also features James Grout, Jimmy Mulville, Steven O'Donnell, Robert Duncan, Annette Crosbie and more.

Episode menu

Series 6, Episode 1 - Edith

Satan has problems with a new arrival; historian Edith, who denies that she is dead and that she committed suicide. She agrees to let Satan find out what really happened if she writes Satan's biography.

Broadcast details

Thursday 27th September 2007
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 6th August 2010 11:30am Radio 4
Friday 19th November 2010 11:00pm Radio 7
Wednesday 13th February 2013 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 4th August 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 3rd November 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 27th August 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 28th August 2021 2:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 29th August 2021 2:00am Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 24th June 2023 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Hamilton Satan
Jimmy Mulville Thomas Crimp
Robert Duncan Scumspawn
Annette Crosbie Edith
Philip Pope Ensemble Actor
Michael Fenton Stevens Ensemble Actor
Felicity Montagu Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Andy Hamilton Writer
Production team
Andy Hamilton Director
Paul Mayhew-Archer Producer

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