It Smells of Books

Series 7 - Episode 2 It Smells of Books



Brian finds the library card of cold case victim Dr Richard Symes, leading the team to reinvestigate the death of the professor, who perished after falling from the roof of his college three years' previously. Sandra and Gerry interview Symes' widow, who believes principal Jeremy Ventham drove her husband to suicide following a conflict over teaching methods. Crime drama, starring Alun Armstrong and Amanda Redman.

Cast & Crew

Brian Lane Alun Armstrong
Jack Halford James Bolam
Sandra Pullman Amanda Redman
Gerry Standing Dennis Waterman
Paula Symes Beth Goddard
Esther Lane Susan Jameson
Sophie Urquhart Anne Reid
Jasper Urquhart David Ryall
Jeremy Ventham Jonathan Cullen
Pavel Illich Goran Kostic
Emma Woodford Sasha Behar
Tim Mortimer Tom Mison
Auctioneer Rick Bacon
Student Scott Hazell
Ventham's PA Francesca Wilson
Oaf in library Joshua Osei
Director Martyn Friend
Producer Keith Thompson
Writer JC Wilsher
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