The Incomparable Witness

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20080612

Nichola McAuliffe's drama about Sir Bernard Spilsbury, the father of modern forensics and the most brilliant scientific detective of all time.

The story focuses on Spilsbury as a young man and the case that made his name, the infamous trial of Doctor Crippen in 1910.

Edith (Narrator)....Joanna David

Bernard Spilsbury....Timothy Watson

Edith (1900-1910)....Honeysuckle Weeks

Willcox....Dan Starkey

Lord Chief Justice....John Rowe

Dr Pepper/Muir....Sam Dale

Turnbull....Stephen Critchlow

Tobin....Chris Pavlo

George....Nyasha Hatendi

Gertie....Helen Longworth

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko.