Canterville Ghost, The [Reading]

Alistair Mcgowan reads a classic ghost story by Oscar Wilde.

When American Minister, Hiram B.

Otis signs the deeds for Canterville Chase he not only buys a piece of English heritage, he also inherits a most troublesome ghost.

It is the Minister's only daughter, Virginia, who tries to look beyond the ghost's evil ways and understand why he behaves as he does.Commissioned by BBC 7 it was first broadcast on BBC 7 in December 2004, and directed by Gemma Jenkins.

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Alistair Mcgowan reads a classic ghost story by Oscar Wilde.

When American Minister, Hiram B.

Otis signs the deeds for Canterville Chase he not only buys a piece of English heritage, he also inherits a most troublesome ghost.

It is the Minister's only daughter, Virginia, who tries to look beyond the ghost's evil ways and understand why he behaves as he does.Commissioned by BBC 7 it was first broadcast on BBC 7 in December 2004, and directed by Gemma Jenkins.Episode x01 of 3

The Otis family move into an old English country house, despite warnings that it is haunted. Read by Alistair McGowan.

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Episode 01 of 03

The Otis family move into an old English country house, despite warnings it is haunted.

The Otis family move into an old English country house, despite warnings it's haunted.

The Otis family move into an old English country house, despite warnings that it's haunted.

Read by Alistair McGowan.

Oscar Wilde's ghost story about a tormented spirit who is laid to rest by true love.

Oscar Wilde's classic ghost story about a tormented spirit who is finally laid to rest through a display of true love.

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Sir Simon plots a spectacular haunting to get rid of the troublesome Otis family.

The house's ghost Sir Simon plots a spectacular haunting to get rid of the troublesome Otis family. Read by Alistair McGowan.

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The house's ghost Sir Simon plots a spectacular haunting to get rid of the troublesome Otis family.

Read by Alistair McGowan.

Oscar Wilde's classic ghost story continues.

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Filled with pity for the ghost of the house, Virginia agrees to help Sir Simon find peace. Read by Alistair McGowan.

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Filled with pity for the ghost of the house, Virginia agrees to help Sir Simon find peace.

Episode 3 of 03

Read by Alistair McGowan.

Filled with pity for the ghost, Virginia agrees to help Sir Simon find peace.

Oscar Wilde's classic ghost story concludes.