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Bleak House


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Dramatised in eight episodes by ARTHUR HOPCRAFT starring
Diana Rigg
Denholm Elliott
3: Lady Dedlock's interest in the dead law-writer has waned. She has instructed Tulkinghom to cease enquiries -but he is curious. Esther has received an impulsive proposal of marriage from Guppy, and has firmly rejected it. After attending a court hearing, Miss Flite collapses.
Film editor CLARE DOUGLAS Designer TIM HARVEY Executive producer JONATHAN POWELL Producers


Unknown: Arthur Hopcraft
Unknown: Diana Rigg
Unknown: Denholm Elliott
Editor: Clare Douglas
Designer: Tim Harvey
Producer: Jonathan Powell
Unknown: John Harris
Directed By: Ross Devenish
Krook: Bernard Hepton
Miss Flite: Sylvia Coleridge
Richard Carstone: Philip Franks
Esther Summerson: Suzanne Burden
Ada Clare: Lucy Hornak
John Jarndyce: Denholm Elliott
Gridley: Frank Windsor
Allan Woodcourt: Brian Deacon
William Guppy: Jonathan Moore
Lord Chancellor: Graham Crowden
Barristers: James Snell
Barristers: Cyril Appleton
Barristers: Bob Goody
Harold Skimpole: T. P. McKenna
Mrs Blinder: Patsy Byrne
Tom Neckett: James Holland
Charley Neckett: Samantha Holland
Mrs Smallweed: Katharine Page
Smallweed: Charlie Drake
Judy Smallweed: Eileen Davies
Lady Dedlock: Diana Rigg
Jo: Chris Pitt
Sir Leicester Dedlock: Robin Bailey
Parson: Seymour Green
Boythom: Robert Urquhart
Hortense: Pamela Merrick
Rosa: Felicity Finch

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