TV & Film

Mark & Sarah are currently on a quest to watch screen versions of the 100 greatest novels. You can email us at or Tweet us @ScreenSpielPod.

July 6, 2019

Novels On Screen 28: Scoop

Hear all about it! Scoop was a 1938 novel by Evelyn Waugh. It's a parody of the writers time as a war correspondent for the Daily Mail.

We watch the 1987 ITV drama adaptation starring Michael Maloney in the starring role of William Boot. Garanteed no one else has ever produced a podcast about this obscure piece of TV, Mark & Sarah discuss the story and how this book has been brought to the small screen. 

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