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UNIT Shutdown, starring Jemma Redgrave and Ingrid Oliver

Kate Stewart and her UNIT team investigate and confront alien attacks on the planet Earth in the new 5 disc boxset.

[su_quote cite=”David Richardson” url=”″]Matt Fitton, Andrew Smith, Ken Bentley and I have had great fun creating a fearsome new breed of monster. Fast as lightning, these alien assassins will provide a brand new mystery for UNIT to solve – and, over the course of four episodes, take the world to the brink of destruction…’[/su_quote]

[su_label type=”info”]2.1 Power Cell by Matt Fitton[/su_label]

On the trail of missing alien technology, Kate Stewart encounters the ambitious Felicity Lyme. Who are Cerberus – and what are they doing in the London Docklands?

[su_label type=”info”]2.2 Death in Geneva by Andrew Smith[/su_label]

With Tengobushi assassins on their tail, Kate and Osgood retreat to UNIT Command in Geneva. High in the mountains, Captain Josh Carter comes face to face with the enemy…

[su_quote cite=”Ken Bentley” url=”″]One of the things that makes UNIT different to much of what Big Finish produce is the global nature of the storytelling.’ says Ken. ‘It’s been a great pleasure to work with a genuinely international company of actors and to help bring this exciting box set to life.[/su_quote]

[su_label type=”info”]2.3 The Battle of the Tower by Andrew Smith[/su_label]

As London sleeps, an alien horde rises from the shadows. The Tower has been infiltrated – and UNIT must hold the line. At any cost. Lock and load…

[su_label type=”info”]2.4 Ice Station Alpha by Matt Fitton[/su_label]

Caught between human greed and an unstoppable alien power, Kate Stewart leads her forces on one last mission to the Antarctic. It’s UNIT against the world….



[su_accordion] [su_spoiler title=”Cast” style=”fancy”]Jemma Redgrave (Kate Stewart)

Ingrid Oliver (Osgood)

Warren Brown (Sam Bishop)

James Joyce (Captain Josh Carter)

Alice Krige (Felicity Lime)

Asif Khan (Jay Roy)

Tyrone Huggins (Dr Kenton Eastwood)

Nigel Carrington (Sir Peter Latcham)

Beth Chalmers (Anna/Radio Announcer/Quizmaster)

Harry Ditson(General Grant Avery)

Dan Li (Dokan/Alien Leader)

Akira Koieyama(Chiso/Tengobushi Assassins)

Stephen Billington (Commander Bergam)

Jot Davies (Sebastien/Majoy Disanto)

Other parts portrayed by the cast.[/su_spoiler] [su_spoiler title=”Crew” style=”fancy”]Written By: Matt Fitton, Andrew Smith
Directed By: Ken Bentley
Producer: David Richardson
Script Editor: Ken Bentley, Matt Fitton
Executive Producers: Jason Haigh-Ellery and Nicholas Briggs
Sound Design: Howard Carter
Music: Howard Carter
Cover Art: Tom Webster[/su_spoiler] [su_spoiler title=”Technical Details” style=”fancy”]Number of Discs: 5
Duration: 300′ approx
Physical Retail ISBN: 978-1-78178-614-7
Production Code: BFPUNS02[/su_spoiler] [/su_accordion]

[su_label]UNIT Shutdown is available to preorder now from or via the Amazon link below. The set is released in June, exclusively from the Big Finish website, and available from other retailers from August 31st. [/su_label]

Shutdown (Unit – The New Series) (Audio CD)

List Price:£30.00 GBP
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