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The Prisoner: Cult classic TV series to be revived for new audio drama

5 January 2015 8:55 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Cult classic TV series The Prisoner is to be revived by audio production company Big Finish.

Best known for its series of Doctor Who audio dramas, Big Finish also produces ranges based on Blake's 7, Terrahawks and The Avengers.

The Prisoner will be a new take on the original '60s series, which starred Patrick McGoohan as a secret agent who finds himself imprisoned in a mysterious village after resigning from his post.

The audio remake will launch with an initial box-set of five CDs - containing four four-hour-long episodes and a behind-the-scenes documentary - in January 2016, with other box sets to follow.

"It won't simply be a slavish retelling of all the original episodes," said Big Finish's co-executive producer Nicholas Briggs. "But aficionados of the original series will certainly recognise much of what they loved about it.

"A lot of the familiar iconography will be there, but my aim is to push the boundaries, »

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