Have You Heard? I Am Legend . . .

At the end of last month, we were pleased to note that BBC Radio 4 would be airing a new two-part adaptation of Philip K. Dick‘s seminal Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? as part of their Dangerous Visions season.

Now, BBC Radio 4 Extra will present a two-part audio reading of Richard Matheson‘s timeless post-apocalyptic thriller I Am Legend, starting this Sunday at 6:30 pm. We have no details to share apart from the fact it was first broadcast in December 2007 and is narrated by Angus McInnes, but if you’re looking for a way to kill half an hour between the World Cup Last Sixteen matches (and we know you are), you could do worse than tune in and find out . . .

And we’d be very remiss if we didn’t point out that I Am Legend is available as an SF Masterworks paperback and an SF Gateway eBook.



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