Crackanory. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.


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

Crackanory. Anna Friel. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Series 4, Episode 4 - The Survivor

In 1850, a man wakes after a long illness and he finds he's being cared for by a group of strangers and a beautiful woman. If he is really their 'guest' as they keep insisting, why isn't he allowed out of the house? Narrated by Anna Friel, written by Alex Kirk.

Broadcast details

Thursday 2nd February 2017
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Anna Friel Host / Presenter
    Alexander Owen Thomas
    Rose Reynolds Laura
    Neil Bell Doctor Abel
    Writing team
    Alexander Kirk Writer
    Production team
    Richard Pengelley Director
    Adam Morris 1st Assistant Director
    Arnold Widdowson Producer
    Tanya Qureshi Executive Producer
    Andy Brereton Executive Producer
    Jennifer Sheridan Editor
    Thorin Thompson Production Designer
    Sally Broome Casting Director
    Lucy Williams Costume Designer
    Olly Wiggins Director of Photography
    Susie Munachen Make-up Designer
    Waen Shepherd Composer
    Pete Rowe Director of Photography


    Anna Friel interview

    Anna Friel talks about her story, and we see some preview clips from The Survivor.

    Featuring: Anna Friel, Alexander Owen (Thomas), Rose Reynolds (Laura).


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