Something Fresh. Ashe Marson (Ioan Gruffudd). Copyright: Jarvis and Ayres Productions.

Something Fresh

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Stars Ioan Gruffudd, Helen McCrory, Jared Harris, Morgan Sheppard, James Frain, Hector Elizondo, Andrea Bowen and others.

Something Fresh

Classic comic serial by PG Wodehouse about two imposters. Voiced by an all-star cast, headed up by Ioan Gruffudd

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2009
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
2   (1 series)
Starring
Ioan Gruffudd, Helen McCrory, Jared Harris, Morgan Sheppard, James Frain, Hector Elizondo, Andrea Bowen, Martin Jarvis and others
Writers
PG Wodehouse and Archie Scottney
Director
Martin Jarvis
Producer
Rosalind Ayres

In Something Fresh, there are two imposters, Ashe Marson and Joan Valentine. Each is after the valuable scarab which Lord Emsworth has unknowingly acquired from dyspeptic American millionaire J Preston Peters.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 29th March 2009 on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 5th April 2009 on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Last repeat
Saturday 1st February 2014 at 3:00am on Radio 4 Extra