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Electric Sheep presents: 50 Years of The Prisoner. A special two hour programme celebrating the 50th anniversary of classic cult TV show The Prisoner. Alex Fitch talks to two of the editors of The Prisoner – Ian Rakoff and John S. Smith – and hosts a live commentary track for the episode 'Living in Harmony' with Smith, Rakoff (who also wrote the episode), Prisoner historian Rick Davy, and Rob Fairclough, writer of The Official Prisoner Companion book. 'Living in Harmony' was broadcast on 29/12/67, exactly 50 years before this broadcast, and the interviews and live commentary were recorded at the ‘Mind Mash 2015 event organised by The Unmutual website. If listeners want to watch the episode while listening to the show, there’ll be a countdown to pressing play on the DVD player / Amazon video stream. The broadcast also features classic tracks by Albert Elms and Ron Grainer from the soundtrack of The Prisoner.