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Program Details - Little Dorrit 2008-10-26 21:00:00

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1/14. Andrew Davies's adaptation of Charles Dickens's novel. Arthur Clennam arrives in London after years in China, and is surprised to find a young woman working for his mother. Also in HD. 1/14. Andrew Davies's adaptation of Charles Dickens's novel.

Arthur Clennam returns to England after many years abroad, his curiosity is piqued by the presence in his mother's house of a young seamstress, Amy Dorrit. The cold and forbidding Mrs Clennam isn't usually given to charity, so why has she made an exception in taking on Amy? Is she making reparations for a past wrongdoing? Does it have anything to do with Arthur's father's dying words and the pocket watch with its mysterious inscription, Do Not Forget? Arthur's quest to discover the truth takes him across the City to the Marshalsea Prison for Debt where he meets and befriends Amy's father, William Dorrit, the prison's longest serving inmate. Also in HD. [AD,S]

Mr Dorrit ...... Tom Courtenay
John Chivery ...... Russell Tovey
Amy Dorrit ...... Claire Foy
Mrs Clennam ...... Judy Parfitt
Jeremiah Flintwich ...... Alun Armstrong
Affery ...... Sue Johnston
Arthur Clennam ...... Matthew Macfadyen
Mr Clennam ...... Ian McElhinney
Mr Meagles ...... Bill Paterson
Pet Meagles ...... Georgia King
Tattycoram ...... Freema Agyeman
Miss Wade ...... Maxine Peake
Mrs Meagles ...... Janine Duvitski
Rigaud ...... Andy Serkis
Cavelletto ...... Jason Thorpe
Chivery ...... Ron Cook
Waiter ...... Jonathan Slinger
Poyner ...... Amanda Lawrence
Tip Dorrit ...... Arthur Darvill
Young Arthur ...... Laurence Belcher
Jailer ...... Daniel Rovai
Frederick Dorrit ...... James Fleet
Fanny Dorrit ...... Emma Pierson
Ephraim Flintwich ...... Alun Armstrong

 

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