Sherlock Holmes: Holmes and the Ripper

Production details

  • Format
  • 120 min audio play
  • Production company
  • Big Finish Productions
  • Recording studio
  • The Moat Studios
  • Dates recorded
  • 8 & 9 October 2009
  • Date released
  • April 2010
  • Written by
  • Brian Clemens
  • Directed by
  • Nicholas Briggs
  • Assistant director
  • Ken Bentley
  • Sound design
  • Nicholas Briggs
  • Music
  • Jamie Robertson
  • Executive producers
  • Jason Haigh-Ellery
  • Nicholas Briggs
  • Cover art
  • Alex Mallinson

Cast

  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Nicholas Briggs
  • Dr John H. Watson
  • Richard Earl
  • Katherine Mead
  • India Fisher
  • Netley
  • Lex Shrapnel
  • The Stranger
  • Samuel Clemens
  • Sir William Gull
  • Matt Addis
  • Assistant Commissioner Anderson
  • Ian Brooker
  • Mrs Hudson
  • Beth Chalmers
  • Lord Salisbury
  • David Peart
  • Saunders
  • John Banks

Synopsis

The grisly serial killings of prostitutes and vulnerable women in Victorian Whitechapel, dubbed by the popular press as the work of ‘Jack the Ripper’ are the talk of London, and from deep within the smog-ridden slums, yet another piercing shriek is heard.

Sherlock Holmes and Dr John H. Watson are drawn into one of the darkest plots ever to shake the foundations of England. There are freemasons, conspiracies and plots at the highest level of the establishment.

But for Holmes, there is a uniquely personal element to this new and terrifying case…