PG Wodehouse - Ring For Jeeves. Copyright: Jarvis and Ayres Productions.

PG Wodehouse - Ring For Jeeves

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about horse racing. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2014. Stars Martin Jarvis, Rufus Sewell, Joanne Whalley, Glenne Headly and others.

PG Wodehouse - Ring For Jeeves. Copyright: Jarvis and Ayres Productions.

PG Wodehouse - Ring For Jeeves

PG Wodehouse's 1950s horse-racing novel brought to radio

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2014
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
2   (1 series)
Starring
Martin Jarvis, Rufus Sewell, Joanne Whalley, Glenne Headly, Ian Ogilvy, Jamie Bamber, Moira Quirk, Daisy Hydon and others
Writers
PG Wodehouse and Archie Scottney
Director
Rosalind Ayres

An all-star cast brings P.G. Wodehouse's supremely funny 1950s horse-racing novel to galloping life. Jeeves, on loan to young Lord Rowcester (Bill), devises a plan to assist his impoverished new master sell his crumbling pile to a wealthy American widow. But will she buy it?

There's also White Hunter Captain Biggar on the trail of a bookie and his clerk who conned him at Epsom races. Who are they? Could they in fact be Bill and Jeeves? Will the captain unmask them? Will Jeeves and his gigantic fish-fed brain win the day?

Finally our impeccable 'gentleman's personal gentleman' has a solution to dazzle and amaze us all.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Classic Serial: Ring For Jeeves
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 20th April 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 27th April 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Last repeat
Wednesday 20th December 2017 at 3:00am on Radio 4 Extra