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The Murder of the Maharajah by HRF Keating

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The Murder of the Maharajah by HRF Keating
Dramatized by Nigel Teller
BBC Radio 4 - 20.11.1993 - 89mins

Directed by Matthew Walters

Plot[]

Set in the India of the British Raj - His Highness plays one April Fool's joke too many.
A handful of western visitors come to the opulent summer palace to meet the outrageous maharajah and his entourage. There they meet his heir George his English chorus girl mistress Dolly and many others. But before long they also meet sudden death.

Cast[]

The Maharajah

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Zia Mohyeddin

Det. Supt. Howard

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Sam Dastor

The Diwan

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Renu Setna

Porgy

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Lyndam Gregory

Sir Arthur

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Philip Anthony

Michael

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Luke Beeson

The Schoolmaster

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Bhaskar

Dolly

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Rachel Atkins

Mrs Alcott

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Sheila Mitchell

Judy

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Oona Beeson

Joe

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Steve Hodson

Lt Freer

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Dominic Letts

Morton

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Barry J Gordon

Ram Singh

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Amerjit Deu

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