Paul Hilton stars as Pilgrim in the final three series of the award-winning BBC Radio 4 supernatural drama by Sebastian Baczkiewicz. In 1185 William Palmer was making pilgrimage to Canterbury. Unbeknown to him, his fellow pilgrim was the King of the Greyfolk. When William claimed that the church would eradicate belief in the Faerie world, he was cursed by the Faerie King and condemned to walk forever between the worlds of magic and of men.
Paul Hilton stars as the reluctant and unthanked hero protecting mankind from an enemy they resist believing in. In these four episodes, Pilgrim is summoned to help retrieve a dragon's egg stolen by the outlaw Faerie, Puck; meets Noreen, whose son has been in a strange coma for the past seven years; tries to stay out of the clutches of powerful City banker and occult collector Haddonfield and finds himself on a mission to save Joseph of Arimathea.
A fourth series of thrillingly dark adventures. Pilgrim, cursed with immortality by the King of the Greyfolk, is forced to walk between the human world and the world of Faerie in a never-ending quest to preserve the uneasy balance between the two. In 'Mullerby Fair', armed with a secret weapon, he can finally challenge Mr Speed who has stolen generations of brides from one family. 'Tregarrah Head' sees him separating devoted parents from their strange new changeling baby, while in 'Wedlowe Sound' he must put a giant to sleep.
"Pilgrim" erzählt die Geschichte von William Palmer, der im Jahr 1185 auf der Strasse nach Canterbury vom König der Feen zur Unsterblichkeit verflucht wurde, weil er die Gegenwart der "Anderen Welt" leugnete. Seither wandert Palmer alias Pilgrim hin und her zwischen den Welten der Menschen und der Feen, auf der stetigen Suche nach seiner Sterblichkeit. Episode 1 "Haus der Dornen": Die Geschichte des alten Grabhügels von Willy Howe erzählt man sich in Yorkshire seit dem 12...