The Haunting of MR James is a Drama programme.

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The Haunting of MR James

Supernatural tale by Neil Brand. Every Christmas, the master of the ghost story MR James would read a tale to his Cambridge students. In this original chilling drama, he finds horrific events from those stories are echoed in reality alongside the inevitable forces of change and modernism. Mark Gatiss plays James, alongside Fenella Woolgar and Ryan Whittle.

Genre: Drama

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is The Haunting of MR James next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Extra December 18th, 6:00pm and on BBC Radio 4 Extra December 19th, 12:00am. See more...

Main Cast

Image for Fenella WoolgarFenella Woolgar
Image for Mark GatissMark Gatiss
Ryan Whittle
Ronny Jhutti
Gerard McDermott
Cameron Percival
Chris Harper
Jeanette Percival
Lewis Bray
John Bowler
Paul Heath
George Watkins
MR James
Saffron Coomber
Tony Turner
Sean Baker
Carolyn Pickles
Ewan Bailey
Image for Don GiletDon Gilet
Patrick Brennan