In The Chair

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Hack George Cragge thinks an unrelated murder may be connected after all.

From June 1998.

Comedy thriller with Michael Williams.

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Hack George Cragge unmasks the killer, and the BBC gets a new chief.

Hack George Cragge unmasks the killer, and the BBC gets a new chief. Comedy thriller with Michael Williams. From July 1998.

The murderer is finally revealed, but not before George reads an Agatha Christie.

George Cragge is certain he knows the killer's identity.

Meanwhile, who will be the BBC's next director-general?

Maverick hack George Cragge is certain he knows the killer's identity. Meanwhile, who will be the BBC's next director-general?

Mark Tavener's six-part satirical comedy thriller stars Michael Williams as George Cragge, Barry Foster as DCI Frank Jefferson, Hugh Laurie as the Prime Minister, Richard Griffiths as Crichton-Potter, John Bird as Martin, Stephen Fry as Charles Prentiss, Rebecca Front as Marcia Mallon, Kenneth Cranham as Jim Hardie, Geoffrey Whitehead as Director of Personnel, Simon Greehall as the Chancellor, Jonathan Keeble as John and Susie Brann as Caroline.

Music by Paul Mottram.

Producer: Paul Schlesinger

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1998.