On sabbatical from the Franciscan order, Father Paolo Baldi is working as a philosophy lecturer in Dublin when his life takes an unexpected turn and he finds himself helping the police to solve crimes.
Returning for his fifth series, Father Baldi investigates a string of curious murders. Along with Tina, Paolo uncovers the truth behind the killings of several rockabilly band members, as well as delving into the highly competitive world of celebrity chefs and exposing a rift in a community of environmental activists. Follow the priest-cum-sleuth’s thrilling adventures as he solves mysteries throughout Ireland.
The episodes included are: The Million Dollar Question, A Very Neglected Fish, A Green Murder and Food of the Blue.
David Threlfall, Tara Flynn and T.P. McKenna star in this exciting series written by Barry Devlin, John Murphy, Andrew Martin and James McAleavey in the series created by Barry Devlin.
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Strong characterizations, good performances and direction make these radio dramas come alive, as always!
All the Baldi collections provide good value, entertainment, and high production values.
Baldi is not a 'book' character so much as a BBC creation, but faithful to its core character, a priest drawn to solving crime, though not in quite the same way as Chesterton's "Father Brown."
These collections of radio episodes differ as much in their plotting, as in their moral lessons. All of them offer insights to criminal motivation, with much sympathy for the fallen.
Keep them coming!
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