Murder Must Advertise: A BBC Full-Cast Radio Drama (Compact Disc)
The elegant, intelligent amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey is one of detective literature's most popular creations. Ian Carmichael is the personification of Dorothy L. Sayers' charming investigator in this BBC Radio full-cast dramatization.
When copywriter Victor Dean falls to his death on the stairs of Pym's Advertising Agency, no one seems to mind. That is, until Lord Peter joins the firm incognito as Dean's replacement and starts asking questions which lead him into a network of blackmailers, drug pushers, and one of the most deadly plots of crime fiction. However, before the crimes can be solved and the truth revealed, five more people must die...
About the Author
Dorothy L. Sayers was born in Oxford in 1893, and was both a classical scholar and a graduate in modern languages. As well as her popular Lord Peter Wimsey series, she wrote several religious plays, and translated Dante's Divina Commedia.
Ian Carmichael appeared in a vast number of television productions including The Importance of Being Earnest and the successful The World of Wooster series for BBC TV. He portrayed Lord Peter Wimsey in several series for television. Film appearances included Lucky Jim, The Lady Vanishes and Heaven's Above. He died in February 2010.