The Silver Mirror (radio 1981)
From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
The Silver Mirror is an American radio program produced by CBS, written by James Agate Jr. and directed by Himan Brown, aired on 28 december 1981 on CBS Radio Mystery Theater (CBSRMT), starring Gordon Gould as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 44 min.
Host introduced Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in his Prologue. In act 1, there is a brief facts and quotations of Conan Doyle. In act 2, more infos about his visions and dreams. In act 3, he detects his observations of the silver mirror, thus reviving Sherlock Holmes into his novel The Hound of the Baskervilles. In the Epilogue, the host mentions that The Baker Street Irregulars are fans of this show.
The Silver Mirror
- Host : E. G. Marshall
- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle : Gordon Gould
- Louise Doyle and Mary: Queen of Scots : Marian Seldes
- Dr. George Sinclair / Henry Stuart: Lord Darnley : Earl Hammond
- Peter Matson / David Riccio : Ray Owens
- Mirror Salesman : Himan Brown