The Masterson Inheritance. Image shows from L to R: Phelim McDermott, Josie Lawrence, Jim Sweeney, Caroline Quentin, Lee Simpson, Paul Merton. Copyright: BBC.

The Masterson Inheritance

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about a misfortunate family. 18 episodes (3 series), 1993 - 1995. Stars Josie Lawrence, Phelim McDermott, Paul Merton, Caroline Quentin and others.

Series 3, Episode 3 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Tuesday at 11:30pm.

Series 3, Episode 2 - The Mastersons Magical Marquee, Part 2

The concluding part of the improvised historical family saga's two-part tale about a Victorian travelling circus.

Broadcast details

Saturday 15th July 1995
BBC Radio 4

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Josie Lawrence Ensemble Actor
Phelim McDermott Ensemble Actor
Paul Merton Ensemble Actor
Caroline Quentin Ensemble Actor
Lee Simpson Ensemble Actor
Jim Sweeney Narrator
Production team
Phil Clarke Producer

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