The Adventures of Nero Wolfe 1943 detective radio show

The Adventures of Nero Wolfe 1943 detective story

The Adventures of Nero Wolfe (1943, United States)


Radio adaptation of the Rex Stout character of Nero Wolfe, the armchair detective, who is amateur of good food (which explains his obesity) and never leaves his house on West 35th Street in New York while taking care of the cases as private detective. His assistant, Archie Goodwin, who is also the narrator, does every part of the investigation that requires to be done outside Wolfe's house.

Although the characters for radio show were taken from the novels the episodes had original scripts for the radio and did not adapt the plots from of the novels.

In 39 episodes 3 different actors gave voice to Nero Wolfe - J.B. Williams, Santos Ortega and Luis Van Rooten, but the part of Archie Goodwin, Wolfe's assistant and legman, was played by Joseph Julian.



Do you have what it takes to solve a case like this?





Creators of The Adventures of Nero Wolfe


Louis Vittes detective films

screenplay



Cast of The Adventures of Nero Wolfe


JB Williams films

as Nero Wolfe

Santos Ortega films

as Nero Wolfe

Luis van Rooten films

as Nero Wolfe

Joseph Julian films

as Archie Goodwin




start your team and challenge the best

Free online soccer manager
start your team and challenge the best



Similar detective radio shows

The Hunt for the Culprit

The Hunt for the Culprit 1957 detective story

German radio show telling true crime stories from around the world.




Whitehall 1212

Whitehall 1212 1951 detective story

Radio show presenting true crime cases from the archives of Scotland Yard and hosted by curator of the famous Black Museum.




Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express 1992 detective story

Famous detective Hercule Poirot climbs aboard the Orient Express on his way back from Middle East, but even this icon of luxury in not free of crime and Poirot will have to solve another mystery.