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Bleak House

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic tale. Richard's inability to settle causes a rift with John Jarndyce, much to Ada's dismay. Tulkinghorn finally unearths the possible identity of the mysterious Nemo. Nemo's old friend Sergeant George has the evidence he needs to prove it and Tulkinghorn will stop at nothing to force George to hand it over. But George has even more problems when Gridley turns up on his doorstep, on the run from the law and infected with the fever. Show less


Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Lilo Baur
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Richard Carston:
Patrick Kennedy
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
Mrs Rouncewell:
Anne Reid
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Sgt George:
Hugo Speer
Phil Squod:
Michael Smiley
Philip Davis
Charley Neckett:
Katie Angelou
Ian Richardson
Mr Tangle:
Sevan Stephan
Mr Brownlow:
Alastair Galbraith
Caddy Jellyby:
Natalie Press
Prince Turveydrop:
Bryan Dick
Old Mr Turveydrop:
Matthew Kelly

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