Something Fresh

A two-part dramatisation of PG Wodehouse's 1915 comic novel.

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Two imposters infiltrate Blandings Castle, intent on recovering a valuable scarab.

First of a two-part dramatisation of PG Wodehouse's 1915 comic novel.

Two imposters infiltrate Blandings Castle, intent on recovering a valuable scarab which the dotty Lord Emsworth has unknowingly acquired from a dyspeptic American millionaire.

Ashe....Ioan Gruffudd

Joan....Helen McCrory

J Preston Peters....Hector Elizondo

Earl of Emsworth....Martin Jarvis

Aline Peters....Andrea Bowen

George Emerson....James Frain

Baxter....Jared Harris

Beach....Morgan Sheppard

Mrs Twemlow....Jill Gascoine

Miss Willoughby....Joanne Whalley

The Hon Freddie....Matthew Wolf

Mr Judson....Darren Richardson

Adams....Kenneth Danziger

Jones/Ferris/Porter....Alan Shearman

All the maids....Moira Quirk

Wodehouse....Ian Ogilvy

Directed by Martin Jarvis.

02 LAST2009040520140131 (BBC7)
20140201 (BBC7)

Ashe and Joan's battle to secure the scarab is becoming intense. Baxter is in hot pursuit.

Second of a two-part dramatisation of PG Wodehouse's 1915 comic novel.

The rivalry between Ashe and Joan to secure the precious scarab is becoming intense. The obsessive Baxter is in hot pursuit and Lord Emsworth keeps a shotgun beside him in case of midnight marauders.

Ashe....Ioan Gruffudd

Joan....Helen McCrory

Baxter....Jared Harris

Earl of Emsworth....Martin Jarvis

J Preston Peters....Hector Elizondo

The Hon Freddie....Matthew Wolf

George Emerson....James Frain

Aline Peters....Andrea Bowen

Beach....Morgan Sheppard

Mr Judson....Darren Richardson

Colonel Mant....Kenneth Danziger

Wodehouse....Ian Ogilvy

Directed by Martin Jarvis.

The rivalry between Ashe and Joan to secure the precious scarab is becoming intense.

The obsessive Baxter is in hot pursuit and Lord Emsworth keeps a shotgun beside him in case of midnight marauders.