John Steed and Dr Keel are back in the studio, as work continues on The Avengers: The Lost Episodes, our audio adaptations of the missing stories from the show’s first season.
Julian Wadham and Anthony Howell return as Steed and Keel, accompanied by Lucy Briggs-Owen as Carol.
Recording this week are episodes for The Avengers - The Lost Episodes: Volume 2, which is released in July 2014. The episodes will be:
1: Ashes of Roses
Carol goes undercover at a hairdressing salon, which appears to be at the centre of an arson ring.
Guest cast: Terry Molloy, Rachel Atkins
2: Please Don’t Feed the Animals
Steed takes on blackmailers who are extorting secrets from government officials.
Guest cast: Martin Hutson, Richard Hope, Alisdair Simpson
3: The Radioactive Man
Someone is at loose in London, unwittingly carrying a radioactive isotope.
Guest cast: Phil Mulryne, Beth Chalmers, Richard Franklin
4; Dance With Death
Dr Keel is framed for murder, and Steed investigates a dance school.
Guest cast: Gemma Whelan, Dan Starkey, Jacqueline King
Volume 1 of The Avengers is out in January, and comprises Hot Snow, Brought to Book, The Square Root of Evil and One for the Mortuary.
Nick Briggs and Benji Clifford present another edition of all the latest Big Finish audio drama news. Special guest star, Ian McNeice (Churchill in Doctor Who). There's also a behind-the-scenes feature on Charlotte Pollard Series 2.