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The Ferryman's Apprentice

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about the journey to Hell. 1 episode in 2017. Stars Gary Lewis, Chris O'Reilly, Rosalind Sydney and Tom Smith.

The Ferryman's Apprentice

A darkly comic drama by Beatrice Colin about who you might meet on the journey to Hell

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2017
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Starring
Gary Lewis, Chris O'Reilly, Rosalind Sydney and Tom Smith
Writer
Beatrice Colin
Director
Gaynor Macfarlane

Charon is the Ferryman on the river Acheron. His job is to ferry sinners across the river of woe and decide into which circle of Hell they should go.

Thomas is determined not to turn into his dad. And that includes the day job.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Afternoon Drama: The Ferryman's Apprentice (Other official name)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 1st December 2017 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:15pm
Episode length
45 minutes
Last repeat
Tuesday 12th November 2019 at 2:15pm