A is for Acid

A Is for Acid


Martin Clunes stars as John George Haigh, a successful engineer and socialite whose veneer of respectability masked homicidal impulses. Believing he had devised the perfect crime, Haigh embarked on a cold-blooded killing spree which was to earn him a place in the history books as `the Acid Bath Murderer'. Fact-based drama set in the 1940s, also starring Keeley Hawes and Celia Imrie.

Cast & Crew

John George Haigh Martin Clunes
Gillian Rogers Keeley Hawes
Dr Archie Henderson Richard Hope
Rose Henderson Celia Imrie
Mrs Olive Durand-Deacon Rowena Cooper
Arnold Burtin John Flanagan
DS Heslin Terence Beesley
Mrs Constance Lane Matyelok Gibbs
Emily Haigh Barbara Marten
John Haigh Senior Geoff Holman
Donald McSwan Neil McKinven
Young John George Haigh Christopher Town
Amy McSwan Claire Nielson
William McSwan Donald Douglas
Steven Rogers Chris Ettridge
Director Harry Bradbeer
Writer Glenn Chandler
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