O’Brien Radio Drama

28th July 2008

The Stage reports that “Your Only Man”, a new radio play written by Northern Irish novelist and screenwriter Annie Caulfield, about Irish writer Flann O’Brien, will début on BBC Radio 3 on August 31. It will feature Irish actors Ardal O’Hanlon, Pauline McLynn, and Dara O’Briain.

It focuses on the true identity of O’Brien, whose real name was Brian O’Nolan – a civil servant in Dublin during the thirties and forties, who regularly wrote for the Irish Times under the name Myles na gCopaleen.

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