David Suchet

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David Suchet, OBE, CBE, (play /ˈsuːʃeɪ/ soo-shay; born 2 May 1946) is an English actor, known for his work on British television. He is recognised for his RTS- and BPG award-winning performance as Augustus Melmotte in the 2001 British TV mini-drama The Way We Live Now, alongside Matthew Macfadyen and Paloma Baeza, and a 1991 British Academy Television Award (BAFTA) nomination.

He is known for his role as Agatha Christie's great detective Hercule Poirot in the long-running British TV dramatic series Poirot.

Suchet's older brother, John Suchet, is a British television presenter and newsreader, and his father was gynaecologist Jack Suchet.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

David Suchet, OBE, CBE, (play /ˈsuːʃeɪ/ soo-shay; born 2 May 1946) is an English actor, known for his work on British television. He is recognised for his RTS- and BPG award-winning performance as Augustus Melmotte in the 2001 British TV mini-drama The Way We Live Now, alongside Matthew Macfadyen and Paloma Baeza, and a 1991 British Academy Television Award (BAFTA) nomination.

He is known for his role as Agatha Christie's great detective Hercule Poirot in the long-running British TV dramatic series Poirot.

Suchet's older brother, John Suchet, is a British television presenter and newsreader, and his father was gynaecologist Jack Suchet.

Description above from the Wikipedia article David Suchet, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 98

Birthday 1946-05-02

Place of Birth London, England, United Kingdom

Adult Actor False

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2016 Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story as Himself
2016 Shakespeare Live! From the RSC
2015 The Importance of Being Earnest on Stage as Lady Bracknell
2014 Effie Gray as Mr. Ruskin
2014 The Mystery of Agatha Christie with David Suchet as Himself - Presenter / Narrator
2013 Curtain: Poirot's Last Case as Poirot
2013 Dead Man's Folly as Poirot
2013 The Big Four as Poirot
2013 The Labours of Hercules as Poirot
2013 Elephants Can Remember as Poirot
2011 Great Expectations as Jaggers
2011 Great Expectations(3 episodes) as Mr. Jaggers
2011 Hidden(4 episodes)
2011 The Jesus Storybook Bible as Narrator
2010 David Suchet on the Orient Express(1 episode) as Himself
2010 Hallowe'en Party as Hercule Poirot
2010 Murder on the Orient Express as Hercule Poirot
2010 Going Postal as Reacher Gilt
2010 Going Postal(2 episodes) as Reacher Gilt
2009 The Clocks as Hercule Poirot
2009 Cat Among the Pigeons as Hercule Poirot
2009 Diverted as Samuel Stearn
2009 Act of God as Dr. Benjamin Cisco
2008 Third Girl as Hercule Poirot
2008 Mrs McGinty's Dead as Hercule Poirot
2008 Appointment with Death as Hercule Poirot
2008 The Bank Job as Lew Vogel
2007 Maxwell as Robert Maxwell
2007 Flood as Deputy Prime Minister Campbell
2006 Dracula as Abraham Van Helsing
2006 Taken at the Flood as Hercule Poirot
2006 Flushed Away as Rita's Dad
2006 Poirot: After the Funeral
2005 Poirot: The Mystery of the Blue Train
2005 Extinct(5 episodes)
2005 Poirot: Cards on the Table
2004 A Bear Named Winnie as General Hallholland
2004 Space Odyssey: Voyage To The Planets(7 episodes)
2004 The Hollow as Hercule Poirot
2004 Death on the Nile as Hercule Poirot
2003 Sad Cypress as Hercule Poirot
2003 Five Little Pigs as Hercule Poirot
2003 Henry VIII as Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
2003 Foolproof as Leo Gillette
2002 Live from Baghdad as Naji Al-Hadithi
2002 Agatha Christie - Poirot Murder in Mesopotamia as Hercule Poirot
2001 Richard & Judy(1 episode)
2001 The Way We Live Now as Augustus Melmotte
2001 The Way We Live Now(8 episodes) as Augustus Melmotte
2001 Evil Under the Sun as Hercule Poirot
2000 Sabotage! as Napoleón
2000 Lord Edgware dies as Hercule Poirot
2000 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd as Hercule Poirot
1999 RKO 281 as Louis B. Mayer
1999 Wing Commander as Capt. Jason Sansky
1998 A Perfect Murder as Mohamed Karaman
1997 Sunday as Oliver / Matthew Delacorta
1996 Deadly Voyage as Vlachos
1996 Dumb Witness as Hercule Poirot
1996 Executive Decision as Nagi Hassan
1996 Murder on the Links as Hercule Poirot
1995 Moses as Aaron
1995 "Agatha Christie's Poirot" Hickory Dickory Dock as Poirot
1994 Hercule Poirot's Christmas as Hercule Poirot
1992 One, Two, Buckle My Shoe as Hercule Poirot
1992 Death in the Clouds as Hercule Poirot
1992 The ABC Murders as Hercule Poirot
1990 The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship as Narrator (voice)
1990 The Mysterious Affair at Styles as Hercule Poirot
1990 Separation as Joe
1990 Peril at End House as Hercule Poirot
1989 Nobody Here But Us Chickens
1989 Agatha Christie's Poirot(70 episodes) as Hercule Poirot
1988 To Kill a Priest as Bishop
1987 Harry and the Hendersons as Jacques Lafleur
1987 The Last Innocent Man as Jonathan Gault
1987 Cause célèbre as T.J. O'Connor
1986 Murrow as William Shirer
1985 Thirteen at Dinner as Insp. Japp
1985 A Song for Europe as Steve Dyer
1985 Blott on the Landscape
1985 The Falcon and the Snowman
1984 Oxbridge Blues(7 episodes)
1984 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes as Buller
1984 Master of the Game as André d'Usseau
1984 Freud as Freud
1983 Red Monarch as Beria
1983 Trenchcoat as Inspector Stagnos
1982 The Missionary as Corbett
1982 The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Clopin Trouillefou
1980 Oppenheimer as Edward Teller
1980 Oppenheimer(7 episodes)
1979 Tales of the Unexpected(1 episode)
1972 The Protectors(1 episode)
1965 Public Eye(1 episode)
1900 NCS: Manhunt(0 episodes)
1900 Victoria & Albert(0 episodes)
1900 Blott on the Landscape(6 episodes)

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