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A Is For Acid (ITV1 2002 with Martin Clunes and Keeley Hawes)



UK / ITV-1 – Yorkshire / 1×120 minute episode / Broadcast 9 September 2002 @ 9:00pm

Writer: Glenn Chandler / Producer: Alan Dossor / Executive Producer: David Reynolds / Director: Harry Bradbeer

1940s drama based on the true story of one of Britain’s most notorious murderous, John George Haigh, who charmed his victims before killing them and disposing of their bodies in baths of acid.

Martin Clunes as John George Haigh
Keeley Hawes as Gillian Rogers
Richard Hope as Archie Henderson
Celia Imrie as Rose Henderson
John Flanagan as Arnold Burlin
Rowena Cooper as Mrs Durand-Deacon
Matyelok Gibbs as Mrs Constance Lane
Barbara Marten as Emily Haigh
Geoff Holman as John Haigh Senior
Neil McKinven as Donald McSwan
Claire Nielson as Amy McSwan
Donald Douglas as William McSwan
Christopher Ettridge as Steven Rogers
Sally Carman as Betty
Duggie Brown as Morrison
Emma Cooke as Mrs Louisa Bird
Paula Stockbridge as Mrs Kirkwood
Amanda Haberland as Sergeant Lambourne
Terence Beesley as Detective Sergeant Heslin
Charles De’Ath as Sergeant Symes
Ken Drury as Mr Greig
Eamonn Riley as Mr Parry


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