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The Gold Killing


A two-part thriller of greed, fear and fraud set on Ghana's Gold Coast which was BBC Drama Of The Week.


Part 1: Summary, cast and credits.

Part 2: Summary, cast and credits.

This drama is now available to buy from Audible here.


"The Gold Killing, Paul Sellar’s follow up to his acclaimed 2014 crime caper The Moonflask, is a gritty two part thriller that cements his place within the vanguard of the genre."

Tom Goulding

Radio Times - Critics' Choice & Pick of the Day

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"The Gold Killing, an engaging thriller in two parts… Robert Glenister plays a rough diamond… helping Russian oligarchs via a corrupt peer to invest in West African mining. Clearly this is a mistake…"

David Hepworth
Guardian - Radio Choice

"A gritty, well written thriller."

The Mail on Saturday - Weekend Supplement Radio Choice

"This two parter about mafia money and a gold mine hits a rich seam of drama and intrigue right from the start."

Susan Jeffreys

Daily Mail - Critics' Choice/Radio
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"An excellent two-part thriller."

Sutton Elms​

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