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 7, Episode 5

Satan has become a one-man adoption agency while his chief demon is reading Penelope Leach. But can Satan place the baby with a good family?

Broadcast details

Thursday 19th March 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 27th September 2011 11:00pm Radio 4
Thursday 23rd May 2013 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 12th March 2015 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 9th February 2017 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 26th March 2019 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 17th December 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 6th February 2024 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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