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The Singing Detective


With the notable exception of [[Feature~V37640~Pennies From Heaven~penniesfromheaven]], The Singing Detective was the best-known TV miniseries project of the iconoclastic, darkly humored [[Performer~P106930~Dennis Potter~dennispotter]]. A reworking of Potter's first novel Hide and Seek, the six-part series starred [[Performer~P25729~Michael Gambon~michaelgambon]] as crime novelist Philip E. Marlow. Suffering from a hellish skin-and-nerve disease called psoriatic arthroparthy (a painful infliction which...more