Crackanory. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.


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

Crackanory. Dara O Briain. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Series 4, Episode 1 - A Close Slave

Set in ancient Rome, a slave who works in a playwright's household helps him finish his latest opus. Little does he know he's effectively conceived his own death. Written by Tony Way, narrated by Dara O Briain.

Broadcast details

Monday 30th January 2017
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Dara O Briain Host / Presenter
Edward Easton Lucius
Nicholas Burns Octavius
Ritu Arya Eleni
Kenneth Collard Nero
Kayode Ewumi Marcus
Writing team
Tony Way Writer
Production team
Richard Pengelley Director
Arnold Widdowson Producer
Tanya Qureshi Executive Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer


Dara O Briain interview

Dara O Briain talks about his story.

Featuring: Dara O Briain, Edward Easton (Lucius), Nicholas Burns (Octavius).


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