Audio Drama Wiki
Advertisement

Fame is the Spur is an eight-part radio serial by Ken Whitmore, based on the novel by Howard Spring It was first broadcast on BBC Radio in 1979[1].

Plot

The rise of the socialist labour movement in Britain, from the 19th century to the 1930's.

Cast

  • Hamer Shawcross - Ian McKellen
  • Hamer Shawcross (as a boy) - Gary Carp

Directed by Trevor Hill

Critical Reception

References

Advertisement