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Dave comedy storytelling show. 26 episodes (4 series), 2013 - 2017.

Series 1, Episode 4 - The Translator & Road To Hell

Sharon Horgan and Charlie Higson read darkly comic tales. A translator changes the world order at a political summit and a young female motorist breaks down on Walpurgis Night.

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Crackanory. Sharon Horgan. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Sharon Horgan reads The Translator by Laurence Rickard.

When a hungover Sabine accidentally mistranslates an exchange at a diplomatic summit, she realises she can influence world politics by being creative with her interpreting.

Charlie Higson reads Road To Hell by Jeremy Dyson.

A woman is stranded in a layby after breaking down on Walpurgis night - a night of evil spirits and demonic forces.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 4th December 2013
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Sharon Horgan Host / Presenter
Charlie Higson Host / Presenter
William Andrews British Politician
Vera Filatova (as Vera Graziadei) Iraina (Woman in Car)
Katherine Jakeways Sabine (Translator)
Shelley King French Politician
Alex Macqueen Man in Car
Tom Meeten Russian Politician
Anne Wittman American President
Writing team
Jeremy Dyson Writer
Laurence Rickard Writer
Production team
Richard Pengelley Director
Gareth Tunley Director
Arnold Widdowson Producer
Ben Cavey Executive Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer
Geoff McDowall Animation

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