A Murder Of Quality

By: John Le Carre

Cast: David Bird/Joan Sanderson/Patrick Barr

Station: R4

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SNT19681005

By: John Le Carre

Cast: David Bird/Joan Sanderson/Patrick Barr

Station: R4

SNT1968a10a5

By: John Le Carre

Starring: David Bird/Joan Sanderson/Patrick Barr.

SP0220090530

Dramatisation of the novel by John le Carré, his second to feature spymaster George Smiley, set in a public school in the early 1960s.

When the wife of one of the masters is found bludgeoned to death, Smiley, out of loyalty to an old friend, finds himself investigating her death - an investigation that lifts the lid on a world of hidden passions and murderous hatreds.

George Smiley....Simon Russell Beale

Fielding....Geoffrey Palmer

Ailsa....Marcia Warren

Rigby....Sam Dale

Rode....Geoffrey Streatfeild

Ann Snow....Alison Pettitt

Janie....Amanda Lawrence

Shane Hecht....Liza Sadovy

Snow....Matt Addis

D'Arcy....Philip Fox

Hecht/Vicar....Malcolm Tierney

Perkins....Benjamin Askew

Girl....Lizzy Watts

Directed by Marc Beeby.

George Smiley investigates when a schoolmaster's wife is found bludgeoned to death.