Humble Boy

Award-winning comic drama by Charlotte Jones, adapted for radio by Steven Canny.

Felix Humble is a Cambridge astro-physicist in search of a unified field theory.

Following the sudden death of his father, he returns to his middle England home and his difficult and demanding mother, where he soon realises that his search for unity must include his own chaotic home life.

Felix....Adrian Scarborough

Flora....Diana Rigg

Mercy....Marcia Warren

George....Nicky Henson

Rosie....Cathryn Bradshaw

Jim....John Standing.

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Award-winning comic drama by Charlotte Jones, adapted for radio by Steven Canny.

Felix Humble is a Cambridge astro-physicist in search of a unified field theory.

Following the sudden death of his father, he returns to his middle England home and his difficult and demanding mother, where he soon realises that his search for unity must include his own chaotic home life.

Felix....Adrian Scarborough

Flora....Diana Rigg

Mercy....Marcia Warren

George....Nicky Henson

Rosie....Cathryn Bradshaw

Jim....John Standing.Felix tries to come to terms with his father's death and mother's personal revelations.

Following the funeral, Felix tries to come to terms with his father's death and mother's personal revelations. Comic drama stars Adrian Scarborough and Diana Rigg.