Big Finish are the world-renowned creators of audio drama re-imaginings, and continuations, of popular TV series, and more. Their ranges include Doctor Who, The Avengers, Callan, and more.
Written and directed by Big Finish’s executive producer Nicholas Briggs, ‘The Prisoner’ Series Three is a CD collection of four full-cast audio drama episodes in which a secret agent is abducted and imprisoned in a strange village.
Starring Mark Elstob as Number Six, with guest stars including Lucy Briggs-Owen, Genevieve Gaunt, and others. Also stars Lorelei King, Barnaby Edwards, Jennifer Healy.
“In terms of audio drama, there are few greater visionary talents in the medium than writer, director, and executive producer Nicholas Briggs, and he has delivered his strongest set of episodes yet. Big Finish’s Series 3 of The Prisoner is the zenith of its output, a triumph of nerve-tingling tension and storytelling with some truly frightening and foretelling moments which rank at the very top of the franchise’s peak.” Rick Davy, The Unmutual Website
Number Six is still trapped in ‘The Village’. Do those who run this place want simply to extract classified information or do they have a darker purpose? Number Six has to believe he will escape. And this time he begins to see a possible way out. But will the price of freedom be too high?
3.1 Free For All
Time for an election in the Village. The regime seems to want Six to stand as a candidate to be Number Two. But when Twos manifesto seems to be based on the notion of freedom, what platform will Six decide to stand upon? And can there ever be freedom in the Village?
3.2 The Girl Who Was Death
Six finds himself free again, back in London. But how did he get here? An explosion rocks the city and Six must work out who he can trust. Will it be Control, Danvers, Number 43, Kate, Number Two or Potter?
3.3 The Seltzman Connection
Potter and ZM-73 think that if they go back to the beginning of it all, they’ll be able to solve the mystery of the Village. But can Professor Jacob Seltzman really provide all the answers?
3.4 No One Will Know
From London, to Kandersfeld to the Village – Will an end to it all ever be possible?