The Honourable Schoolboy

First Aired: January 2010

3 x 60min serial for BBC Radio 4. Audiobook available from BBC Audiobooks Ltd.

Dramatisation of John le Carre’s classic novel featuring intelligence officer George Smiley. Set against the backdrop of the war in Indochina in 1975, spymaster George Smiley uncovers a trail of Russian money leading to a prominent Hong Kong citizen. But what is the money for?

Hugh plays Jerry Westerby.


John le Carre


Simon Russell Beale, Richard Dillane, Maggie Steed, Bruce Alexander, Nicholas Boulton, Anthony Calf, James Laurenson, Philip Quast, Anna Chancellor


Marc Beeby

Production Co:

BBC Radio

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