When the schizophrenic Gary Kingston murders his social worker, his case is handed over to the unsuspecting Anna Spalinsky. Social Services know that when Gary doesn't take his medication his "friend" Michael can exert an undue influence over him. But Gary knows the truth - that Michael is really a demon. Written by
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Originally written by Stephen Gallagher to be the pilot episode for the anthology series "Chiller" in further collaboration with Lawrence Gordon Clark, director of the BBC's Ghost Stories for Christmas, most of which were adaptations from the work of M R James. Chillers achieved high ratings with its debut episode, "Prophecy" but fell victim to the scheduling practice of postponing episodes to make way for sports fixtures. See more