On Her Majesty's Secret Service (radio drama)

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On Her Majesty's Secret Service is the fourth BBC Radio 4 James Bond radio play starring Toby Stephens as 007, it was first broadcast in 2012. It was adapted by Archie Scottney from Ian Fleming's novel, produced by Rosalind Ayres and directed by Martin Jarvis as a 90 minute program. The music was composed by Mark Holden and Michael Lopez.


Synopsis:

  • James Bond seems more interested in gambling at the Casino Royale than tracking down elusive SPECTRE chief Blofeld. Then he meets Tracy, emotionally disturbed daughter of mafia boss Draco. Now he has adouble motive: seek and destroy Blofeld, and prevent Tracy killing herself. Impersonating a College of Arms official, Bond infiltrates Piz Gloria, Blofeld's Swiss mountain-top lair. He learns that Blofeld and aide Irma Bunt are brainwashing young women. Why? Is biological warfare involved? Backed by M and Draco, Bond mounts an air assault. But can he pin down monstrous Blofeld? And what will happen to Tracy?

Cast:

  • Toby Stephens as James Bond
  • Alfred Molina as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
  • Lisa Dillon as Tracy
  • Joanna Lumley as Irma Bunt
  • Alex Jennings as Draco
  • John Standing as M
  • Janie Dee as Moneypenny
  • Julian Sands as Q
  • Lloyd Owen as Franklin
  • Joanna Cassidy as Ruby
  • Clare Dunne as Violet
  • Lucy Phelps as Sally
  • Katherine Manners as Anne
  • Hannah Donaldson as Kirstie
  • John Hudson as Brit
  • Nigel Anthony as Griffon Or
  • Kobna Holdbrook-Smith as Sable Basilisk
  • Jon Glover as Hotel Manager
  • John Baddeley as Consul
  • Darren Richardson as Campbell
  • Matthew Wolf as Fire Captain / Patrolman
  • Martin Jarvis as the voice of Ian Fleming

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