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King Lear - Louise Jameson interview!

King Lear - Louise Jameson interview!

12 August 2017
With a stunning cast, Shakespeare at Big Finish continues with King Lear.
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Big Finish summer listening!

Big Finish summer listening!

7 August 2017
It’s our second ‘wave’ (get it?) of summer holiday recommendations! Try a number of Big Finish releases with 20% off for your holidays!
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Hamlet by William Shakespeare, out now!

Hamlet by William Shakespeare, out now!

3 August 2017
Today we release of Big Finish’s first Shakespeare adaptation!
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Out Now: HG Wells - The Island of Dr Moreau!

Out Now: HG Wells - The Island of Dr Moreau!

4 July 2017
Ready for the Island? Our latest Big Finish classic is released today...
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Coming Soon: King Lear

Coming Soon: King Lear

26 June 2017
Big Finish continues its William Shakespeare adaptations with King Lear, released in November and featuring a star-studded cast.
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Doctor Who - Series 10 Special Offer Week 9

Doctor Who - Series 10 Special Offer Week 9

10 June 2017
This weekend we have a number of special offers to celebrate the broadcast of another brand new episode of Doctor Who on BBC1!
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Coming Soon - Hamlet!

Coming Soon - Hamlet!

2 May 2017
Coming in August is a three-hour full-cast audio production of Shakespeare's most famous play...
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Out Now: The Shape of Things to Come!

Out Now: The Shape of Things to Come!

2 May 2017
Out today is the third of our 2017 HG Wells adaptations, The Shape of Things to Come...
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Cicero - Past and Future

Cicero - Past and Future

27 March 2017
Last month's Cicero has been a hit with listeners - we look at what's been said, and hear from star and director about what's next...
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Coming in September - The Time Machine!

Coming in September - The Time Machine!

25 March 2017
In September we release our fifth HG Wells adaptation of 2017 - The Time Machine
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The First Men in the Moon!

The First Men in the Moon!

2 March 2017
Today we meet Mr Bedford and Professor Cavor, who about to become... The First Men in the Moon!
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Vortex Issue 96

Vortex Issue 96

24 February 2017
Don't forget, this month's Vortex is now available, packed with behind-the-scenes info on the February releases including Doctor Who - The War Doctor: Casualties of War...
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The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man

17 February 2017
The first of Big Finish's six HG Wells adaptations is out today as The Invisible Man is unleashed...
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Out Today: Cicero

Out Today: Cicero

7 February 2017
From some of the creative minds who brought Big Finish's The Confessions of Dorian Gray to life, and starring Netflix's Dirk Gently Samuel Barnett: it's Cicero...
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Cicero & Pathfinder Legends - New Trailers

Cicero & Pathfinder Legends - New Trailers

21 January 2017
TV's Dirk Gently Samuel Barnett returns to Big Finish in February for historical mystery Cicero - and today we unveil new trailers for both that and March's Pathfinder Legends adventure...
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12 Days of Big Finishmas #8 - Wizard of Oz

12 Days of Big Finishmas #8 - Wizard of Oz

1 January 2017
It's New Year's Day - and the perfect time for a classic encounter with The Wonderful Wizard of Oz...
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HG Wells Comes to Big Finish!

HG Wells Comes to Big Finish!

31 December 2016
Big Finish are delighted to announce six impending releases based on classic Sci-Fi work of the great HG Wells:
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Hamlet - Coming in 2017

Hamlet - Coming in 2017

10 December 2016
Big Finish is excited to announce details for a brand-new audio production of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet - starring Alexander Vlahos...
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The Confessions of Dorian Gray - Series 5

The Confessions of Dorian Gray - Series 5

31 October 2016
What better time than Hallowe'en to mark the very end of Big Finish's horror series, The Confessions of Dorian Gray? Join us for the fifth and final set of stories...
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The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes - Reviews!

The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes - Reviews!

21 September 2016
We've been in hot pursuit of what the critics thought of our most recent Sherlock Holmes release. Here are a few clues, leading to the inevitable conclusion that you need to add The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes to your collection...
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Dorian Gray - Series 5 Trailer

Dorian Gray - Series 5 Trailer

17 September 2016
Today we're delighted to unveil both the cover and trailer for the much anticipated Dorian Gray finale...
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Catch Up With a Big Finish Week

Catch Up With a Big Finish Week

21 August 2016
It's always a busy week at Big Finish, and some news can get lost in the rush - here's your chance to see if you missed anything!
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Summer Listening Recommendations!

Summer Listening Recommendations!

5 August 2016
With summer with us (at last!), we ask some of the Big Finish team to recommend titles to go into your MP3 players or suitcases as you head off on holidays...
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The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes - Trailer

The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes - Trailer

21 July 2016
Today we're delighted to premier a brand new trailer for August's new Sherlock Holmes release...
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This Week At Big Finish

This Week At Big Finish

29 May 2016
Catch up on all of the latest news from the worlds of Big Finish – including this week the announcement of brand new Torchwood!
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Dracula – starring Mark Gatiss

Dracula – starring Mark Gatiss

26 May 2016
Available now – a brand new full-cast adaptation of the chilling novel by Bram Stoker!
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Mark Gatiss is Dracula!

Mark Gatiss is Dracula!

23 May 2016
This Thursday sees the release of Dracula, a new full-cast audio adaptation of Bram Stoker's classic novel, starring Mark Gatiss as Count Dracula.
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This Week at Big Finish!

This Week at Big Finish!

22 May 2016
Catch up on all of the latest news from the worlds of Big Finish – including the release of Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor Adventures!
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Jekyll & Hyde & Briggs

Jekyll & Hyde & Briggs

10 May 2016
Big Finish Executive Producer Nick Briggs has written and directed a stage adaptation of the classic horror story Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde... and it's touring the UK now.
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Dracula, starring Mark Gatiss – Cover Revealed!

Dracula, starring Mark Gatiss – Cover Revealed!

29 March 2016
The terrifying new cover for our latest Big Finish Classic release is now online.
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Carnacki the Ghost-Finder

Carnacki the Ghost-Finder

8 February 2016
Available to download today, Big Finish present a new collection of readings featuring William Hope Hodgson's classic supernatural detective, performed by Dan Starkey.
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The Confessions of Dorian Gray: The Spirits of Christmas

The Confessions of Dorian Gray: The Spirits of Christmas

18 December 2015
The immortal hedonist returns for a yuletide showdown with a very festive fellow...
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Carnacki: The Ghost-Finder

Carnacki: The Ghost-Finder

1 November 2015
Coming in February 2016, a brand new series of horror readings performed by Dan Starkey...
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Dracula - Starring Mark Gatiss

Dracula - Starring Mark Gatiss

31 October 2015
Big Finish is thrilled to announce details of a brand new full-cast dramatisation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, starring Mark Gatiss as the Count Dracula...
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This Week at Big Finish

This Week at Big Finish

25 October 2015
Catch up on a week of news and releases with our weekly round-up of all things Big Finish!
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Special Offers on Big Finish Gems

Special Offers on Big Finish Gems

23 October 2015
This weekend we're shining a light on a different corner of the Big Finish catalogue, with special offers on selected hidden gems – including The Adventures of Luther Arkwright!
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Series 9 Saturdays – Special Offers on Treasure Island!

Series 9 Saturdays – Special Offers on Treasure Island!

3 October 2015
Enjoy another aquatic adventure with special offers on a Big Finish Classic!
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The Confessions of Dorian Gray - Series 4 Trailer

The Confessions of Dorian Gray - Series 4 Trailer

25 September 2015
Big Finish is pleased to reveal the cover and trailer for the fourth series of The Confessions of Dorian Gray, starring Alexander Vlahos!
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

18 September 2015
Big Finish Productions are delighted to release the latest entry in its range of classic novel adaptations.
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - Behind the Scenes Video

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - Behind the Scenes Video

3 September 2015
Follow the yellow brick road to our new video preview of the upcoming Big Finish Classics release.
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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

4 July 2015
Big Finish is delighted to reveal the cover and trailer for its upcoming adaptation of the L. Frank Baum classic.
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The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes

The Sacrifice of Sherlock Holmes

22 May 2015
Fresh from his latest case in the Worlds of Big Finish, there's news of more Sherlock Holmes for next year...
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Paul Spragg

Paul Spragg

8 May 2015
A year ago today the Big Finish family lost one of its most beloved members.
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The Worlds of Big Finish - Cover

The Worlds of Big Finish - Cover

17 April 2015
Bringing together Bernice Summerfield, Vienna, Graceless, Sherlock Holmes, Dorian Gray and Iris Wildthyme, we release The Worlds of Big Finish in May - and from today the cover's now online...
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New Release Announced - The Worlds of Big Finish!

New Release Announced - The Worlds of Big Finish!

17 January 2015
Big Finish is pleased to announce full details of a very special release for May 2015 - bringing together a host of listeners’ favourite characters from The Worlds of Big Finish!
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BBC Audio Drama Awards - Special Offer to Mark Big Finish's Nominations!

BBC Audio Drama Awards - Special Offer to Mark Big Finish's Nominations!

9 January 2015
It was an amazing start to 2015 for Big Finish when this week we heard we'd made it to the shortlist of the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2015. And we thought it would be nice to share our good fortune a little...
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Off to See the Wizard! - September From Big Finish!

Off to See the Wizard! - September From Big Finish!

7 January 2015
Big Finish is excited to announce details for a brand-new full-cast dramatisation of L. Frank Baum’s classic story, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz!
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BBC Audio Awards - Big Finish Shortlisted!

BBC Audio Awards - Big Finish Shortlisted!

6 January 2015
We're delighted to be nominated for two categories in the BBC Audio Awards, with two of 2014 biggest hits up for honours...
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Last Chance For December Pre-orders

Last Chance For December Pre-orders

30 December 2014
With a single day left in the month - and the year! - we wanted to draw attention to a few news items and stories you may not have noticed, plus remind that the pre-release prices on December items change soon...
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DAY 4/12 DAYS OF BIG FINISH-MAS SPECIAL OFFER

DAY 4/12 DAYS OF BIG FINISH-MAS SPECIAL OFFER

28 December 2014
On the fourth day of Christmas Big Finish offers you: Sherlock Holmes - The Tangled Skein - £2.99 - download only for 48 hours...
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DAY 1/12 DAYS OF BIG FINISH-MAS SPECIAL OFFER

DAY 1/12 DAYS OF BIG FINISH-MAS SPECIAL OFFER

25 December 2014
On the first day of Christmas Big Finish gave to me: Dorian Gray 1.1 - This World Our Hell for free...
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More Dorian Gray for 2015!

More Dorian Gray for 2015!

24 December 2014
Big Finish Productions is excited to announce that a fourth series of its acclaimed horror series, The Confessions of Dorian Gray, is currently in production for 2015 -
together with an accompanying Christmas Special!
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Prepare Yourself For Judgement! - The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes is Out Today!

Prepare Yourself For Judgement! - The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes is Out Today!

10 December 2014
With the winter nights drawing in, what better time could there be for the release of a new boxed set featuring an epic Sherlock Holmes adventure?...
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Beautiful Doctor Who Things for Christmas, From Big Finish

Beautiful Doctor Who Things for Christmas, From Big Finish

4 December 2014
If you're stuck for an idea of what to get the Big Finish fan in your life, or know someone who'd enjoy a gorgeous CD production of the Frankenstein story, you've come to the right place...
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Toby Hadoke's Who's Round Moves Past 75 Releases With Arthur Darvill!

Toby Hadoke's Who's Round Moves Past 75 Releases With Arthur Darvill!

24 November 2014
Toby Hadoke's ongoing series to interview someone attached to every Doctor Who story breezes past the 75 release milestone with a second chat with one of the most recent Doctor Who companions...
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Big Finish Nominated Extensively in BBC Audio Drama Awards 2015!

Big Finish Nominated Extensively in BBC Audio Drama Awards 2015!

19 November 2014
Big Finish are proud and delighted to find that they have been nominated five times in the recently announced Long List of contenders for BBC's Audio Drama Awards 2015...
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Today You Can Hear... The Confessions of Dorian Gray (Series 3)!

Today You Can Hear... The Confessions of Dorian Gray (Series 3)!

12 November 2014
Released today is the third of Big Finish's The Confessions of Dorian Gray: a whole new set of adventures for the eternal Dorian...
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The Confessions of Dorian Gray - Series 3 - Special Podcast!

The Confessions of Dorian Gray - Series 3 - Special Podcast!

10 November 2014
In anticipation of the November release of The Confessions of Dorian Gray Series 3 we get its star and producer around a microphone to answer listeners' emails and to give an sneak preview...
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The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes - Trailer Now Live!

The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes - Trailer Now Live!

2 November 2014
Ahead of its December release, we're pleased to unveil the trailer for Big Finish's next epic Sherlock Holmes adventure...
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Doctor Who: The Mary Shelley Adventures Special Offer!

Doctor Who: The Mary Shelley Adventures Special Offer!

1 November 2014
To celebrate Hallowe'en, and the release of Big Finish's production of the classic Frankenstein, we have a special offer for this weekend...
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It's Alive! Big Finish's Frankenstein is Released!

It's Alive! Big Finish's Frankenstein is Released!

31 October 2014
After the delay that moved this release back to October, we are truly delighted to confirm that Frankenstein is out in time to celebrate Hallowe'en!
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Confessions of Dorian Gray Series 3 - Cover & Story Details Revealed!

Confessions of Dorian Gray Series 3 - Cover & Story Details Revealed!

28 October 2014
New Artwork and Story Details for November's Series 3 of The Confessions of Dorian Gray!
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Doctor Who: Flatline - Special Offer on Another Malevolent 2D Creation...

Doctor Who: Flatline - Special Offer on Another Malevolent 2D Creation...

18 October 2014
The ninth episode of the new season of Doctor Who is now fading from view... But what's this new image coming to life?
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Holmes For the Holidays!

Holmes For the Holidays!

13 October 2014
The new cover for Big Finish's upcoming The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes gives hints of a world-spanning adventure...
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Frankenstein - First Disc Preview!

Frankenstein - First Disc Preview!

2 October 2014
A preview of the first disc of our Frankenstein release is available now as a free podcast. The new release date is also confirmed.
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The Late Doctor Frankenstein

The Late Doctor Frankenstein

20 September 2014
We regret to announce that there will be a month's delay in the release of our much anticipated Frankenstein release...
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The Day comes for Night of the Triffids!

The Day comes for Night of the Triffids!

4 September 2014
Early September provides a bumper crop of killer plants, with Big Finish's release of Simon Clark's classic Night of the Triffids...
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Triffids on their way

Triffids on their way

29 August 2014
Can you hear a rustling in the bushes... a strange knocking sound? The Night of the Triffids will be out this month.
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Dorian Gray - Series 3 Behind the Scenes and More Casting News!

Dorian Gray - Series 3 Behind the Scenes and More Casting News!

21 August 2014
During the recent recording of series 3 of Big Finish's popular The Confessions of Dorian Gray, our intrepid cameraman visited the studio. Read on for a video and news of more casting...
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Confessions of Dorian Gray - Cast Details Announced!

Confessions of Dorian Gray - Cast Details Announced!

5 August 2014
As first revealed this morning as part of the Big Finish 15 news, ahead of its release this November, we are pleased to reveal casting for the third series of The Confessions of Dorian Gray, starring Alexander Vlahos as the titular antihero!
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The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes announced!

The Judgement of Sherlock Holmes announced!

5 August 2014
This morning's Big Finish 15 news item exclusively revealed a new title in our popular Sherlock Holmes range...
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Big Finish's 15th Anniversary of Doctor Who releases - Offer 10!

Big Finish's 15th Anniversary of Doctor Who releases - Offer 10!

5 August 2014
Fifteen years ago, we released Doctor Who: The Sirens of Time, starting a tradition of audio storytelling for the worlds of Doctor Who and beyond. It's that "beyond" aspect we look at today - it's often said at Big Finish that "We love stories", so where better to look than at some real Classic tale? Read on for exclusive news and pre-order of a new release, another offer, and Nick Briggs revealing the intense difficulties of Big Finish rights-negotiations...
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Night of the Triffids is Announced!

Night of the Triffids is Announced!

19 June 2014
Simon Clark's popular sequel to John Wyndham's novel to arrive as a full cast audio production!
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A Third Series of Confessions from Dorian Gray!

A Third Series of Confessions from Dorian Gray!

17 June 2014
The various Confessions of Dorian Gray have proved a popular title in Big Finish's range. Today we can announce a Third Series of tales...
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