A Reconstructed Corpse

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0120120302

by Jeremy Front

Based on the novel by Simon Brett

Charles takes on the role of a lookalike in a crime

reconstruction programme. But a missing person

case soon turns to murder.

Charles....Bill Nighy

Frances....Suzanne Burden

Maurice....Jon Glover

Angie....Alex Rivers

Rob Garston....Adam Billington

Chloe Earnshaw....Francine Chamberlain

Greg Marchmont....Carl Prekopp

Superintendent Sorsby....Gerard McDermott

Zoe/Receptionist....Jane Whittenshaw

Actor/PC/Steward....Rikki Lawton

Directed by Sally Avens

Bill Nighy returns as the irrepressible Charles Paris: unsuccessful actor, bad husband and dipsomaniac. Charles is once again in need of work and to make things worse he's been kicked out by Frances after inadvertently starting a riot outside her house. Any job will do so when he is offered work in a crime reconstruction programme playing a missing property developer he leaps at the chance. But a missing person case soon turns to murder when severed body parts begin to appear. Television ratings soar as the public tune in to discover every gory detail of the case. The raging egos and jealous manoeuvrings of the producers, presenters and the police soon provide a long list of suspects for Charles to investigate as he pieces together a macabre jigsaw puzzle of murder.

Simon Brett has written numerous Charles Paris novels, which have been used as the basis for the Radio 4 series by Jeremy Front.

Charles takes on the role of a lookalike in a crime reconstruction programme.

Bill Nighy returns as the irrepressible Charles Paris: unsuccessful actor, bad husband and dypsomaniac. Charles is once again in need of work and to make things worse he's been kicked out by Frances after inadvertently starting a riot outside her house. Any job will do so when he is offered work in a crime reconstruction programme playing a missing property developer he leaps at the chance. But a missing person case soon turns to murder when severed body parts begin to appear. Television ratings soar as the public tune in to discover every gory detail of the case. The raging egos and jealous manoeuvrings of the producers, presenters and the police soon provide a long list of suspects for Charles to investigate as he pieces together a macabre jigsaw puzzle of murder.

0220120309

by Jeremy Front

Based on the novel by Simon Brett

Charles discovers bitter rivalries

amongst the police investigating the murder

of a property developer. And an unwelcome surprise awaits when he attempts

to celebrate his wedding anniversary with Frances.

Charles....Bill Nighy

Frances....Suzanne Burden

Maurice....Jon Glover

Juliet....Tilly Gaunt

Miles....Thomas Arnold

Angie....Alex Rivers

Rob Garston....Adam Billington

Chloe Earnshaw....Francine Chamberlain

Greg Marchmont....Carl Prekopp

Superintendent Sorsby....Gerard McDermott

Police Constable....Christopher Webster

Barmaid....Victoria Inez Hardy

Directed by Sally Avens

Bill Nighy returns as the irrepressible Charles Paris: unsuccessful actor, bad husband and dipsomaniac. Charles is once again in need of work and to make things worse he's been kicked out by Frances after inadvertently starting a riot outside her house. Any job will do so when he is offered work in a crime reconstruction programme playing a missing property developer he leaps at the chance. But a missing person case soon turns to murder when severed body parts begin to appear. Television ratings soar as the public tune in to discover every gory detail of the case. The raging egos and jealous manoeuvrings of the producers, presenters and the police soon provide a long list of suspects for Charles to investigate as he pieces together a macabre jigsaw puzzle of murder.

Simon Brett has written numerous Charles Paris novels, which have been used as the basis for the Radio 4 series by Jeremy Front.

Charles discovers bitter rivalries among the police investigating the murder.

0320120316

by Jeremy Front

based on the novel by Simon Brett

Another severed limb turns up and

Charles enlists Frances' help to solve

the mystery of who it belongs to.

Charles....Bill Nighy

Frances....Suzanne Burden

Maurice....Jon Glover

Rob Garston....Adam Billington

Superintendent Sorsby....Gerard McDermott

Sergeant....Simon Bubb

Sam Noakes....Adjoa Andoh

Directed by Sally Avens

Bill Nighy returns as the irrepressible Charles Paris: unsuccessful actor, bad husband and dipsomaniac. Charles is once again in need of work and to make things worse he's been kicked out by Frances after inadvertently starting a riot outside her house. Any job will do so when he is offered work in a crime reconstruction programme playing a missing property developer he leaps at the chance. But a missing person case soon turns to murder when severed body parts begin to appear. Television ratings soar as the public tune in to discover every gory detail of the case. The raging egos and jealous manoeuvrings of the producers, presenters and the police soon provide a long list of suspects for Charles to investigate as he pieces together a macabre jigsaw puzzle of murder.

Simon Brett has written numerous Charles Paris novels, which have been used as the basis for the Radio 4 series by Jeremy Front.

Bill Nighy as the actor-cum-sleuth, investigating a murder on a police procedural show.

04 LAST20120323

by Jeremy Front.

Based on the Novel by Simon Brett

Charles finds the final piece in the macabre

jigsaw puzzle of murder but not before his own life

comes under attack.

Charles....Bill Nighy

Frances....Suzanne Burden

Maurice....Jon Glover

Chloe Earnshaw....Francine Chamberlain

Superintendent Sorsby....Gerard McDermott

Sam Noakes....Adjoa Andoh

Martin Earnshaw....James Lailey

Directed by Sally Avens

Bill Nighy returns as the irrepressible Charles Paris: unsuccessful actor, bad husband and dypsomaniac. Charles is once again in need of work and to make things worse he's been kicked out by Frances after inadvertently starting a riot outside her house. Any job will do so when he is offered work in a crime reconstruction programme playing a missing property developer he leaps at the chance. But a missing person case soon turns to murder when severed body parts begin to appear. Television ratings soar as the public tune in to discover every gory detail of the case. The raging egos and jealous manoeuvrings of the producers, presenters and the police soon provide a long list of suspects for Charles to investigate as he pieces together a macabre jigsaw puzzle of murder.

Simon Brett has written numerous Charles Paris novels, which have been used as the basis for the Radio 4 series by Jeremy Front.

Charles finds the final piece in the macabre jigsaw puzzle of a murder.