The Haunting of MR James is a radio series of five dramatised ghost stories by the English medievalist and author M. R. James (1862–1936), first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 each evening from 17–21 December 2018. The English actor Mark Gatiss played M. R. James in every episode.
In order of transmission, the episodes are:
- The MezzotintHorror story by M. R. James, first published in 1904, about an engraving that changes every time it is looked at.
- Casting the RunesHorror story by M. R. James, first published in 1911, about the revenge of an author on the reviewer who rejects his paper on alchemy.
- The Stalls of Barchester Cathedral
- A Warning to the Curious
The composer and dramatist Neil Brand has written a radio play with the very similar title of The Haunting Of MR James, also starring Mark Gatiss as M. R. James, first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 18 December 2018.