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Armando's Tale of Charles Dickens (2012)

Reevaluation of Dickens as modem and contemporary, without the Victorian seriousness. By interviewing ordinary people it focuses on his comedy, characters, view of children, money, bureaucracy, private life, plus texts showing his process.

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Deborah Lee

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Cast

Credited cast:
Armando Iannucci ... Himself - Presenter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anthony Arlidge Anthony Arlidge ... Himself (as Anthony Arlidge QC)
Barry Cryer Barry Cryer ... Himself
Kevin Eldon ... Himself
Jackie Hilton Jackie Hilton ... Herself
Richard Hilton Richard Hilton ... Himself
Ian Hurley Ian Hurley ... Himself
Phill Jupitus ... Himself
John Lafferty John Lafferty ... Himself (as Judge John Lafferty)
Josie Long Josie Long ... Herself
John Meriton John Meriton ... Himself - Expert on Dickens's Manuscripts
Ellis Sareen Ellis Sareen ... Himself
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Reevaluation of Dickens as modem and contemporary, without the Victorian seriousness. By interviewing ordinary people it focuses on his comedy, characters, view of children, money, bureaucracy, private life, plus texts showing his process.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 January 2012 (UK) See more »

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