Schadenfreude 

| Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Jeremy O'Reilly, the self-important presenter of a TV news show, returns to a clueless East End community where a prank leads to the murder of a beautiful local actress and a savage Press that demands to know, "Who killed Paige Boston?"

Director:

Simon Pickup

Writer:

Simon Pickup

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Updated: 5 July 2018
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ian McKellen ... Continuity Announcer (voice)
Steve Sweeney ... Little Piss Head
Ronald Pickup ... The Gambler
Virginia Denham Virginia Denham ... The Midwife
Edward Tudor-Pole ... The Landlord
Martin Serene Martin Serene ... Jeremy O'Reilly
Beth Johnson Beth Johnson ... Paige Boston
Moya Brady Moya Brady ... Marge
Simon Gregor Simon Gregor ... Penrott
Rupert Holliday-Evans ... Sir Rufus Pool
Crispin Manson Crispin Manson ... Tom Barleybone
Aaron Harris Aaron Harris ... Trevor Nibbs
Rebecca Boey Rebecca Boey ... Gemma Vine
Rachel Pickup ... Penelope Wright
Paul Thomas Paul Thomas ... Jobs
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Storyline

Jeremy O'Reilly - the malicious, self-important presenter of a TV news show - has returned to further demolish the reputation of a disheveled bunch of East End locals as part of his 'Clean Up Britain' crusade. However, an unexpected turn ensues as the local's play a mischievous prank that goes horribly wrong and culminates in the murder of the beautiful Paige Boston, a local actress. How could this happen in front of the world's press? What exactly did happen? And who did what? A frenzy kicks off as journalists descend upon the community demanding answers, the media gossips, fake news and accusations fly of corruption and deceit. Welcome to a week in modern media and the question "Who killed Paige Boston?" Written by Dominic Devine

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Who Killed Paige Boston?

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Comedy | Crime | Mystery

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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