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BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Stars Rory Kinnear, Stephen Critchlow, David Warner, Nicholas Woodeson, Chris Pavlo, Dan Starkey, Paul Rider and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Sunday 15th February 2009

Hapless journalist William Boot is mistakenly sent to report on the war in Ishmaelia.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Sunday 22nd February 2009

Concluding a two-part dramatisation of Evelyn Waugh's satirical 1938 novel. William finds life as a war correspondent somewhat tedious, but he does fall in love and find himself in the middle of a revolution.