The History Plays

Stonehouse in Alice

Series 1 - Episode 2 Stonehouse in Alice



Written and directed by Nigel Smith. An imagined encounter in 1974 between fugitive MP John Stonehouse and Ed Jennings, an aspiring journalist. The novice reporter tracks down Stonehouse, who has fled to Australia to escape debt, the fraud squad and his wife, hoping for answers to a series of pressing questions. However, the runaway politician makes him an offer that could change both of their lives. Starring Tim McInnerny and Daniel Rigby. Originally broadcast in 2012.

Cast & Crew

John Stonehouse Tim McInnerny
Ed Daniel Rigby
Director Nigel Smith
Producer Gareth Edwards
Writer Nigel Smith