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Episode 8

Bleak House Episode 8 of 15

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Tulkinghorn is now close to piecing together Lady Dedlock's secret. Esther struggles to come to terms with the terrible blow she has been dealt. Jarndyce agonises over whether to keep his own feelings for Esther concealed. Lady Dedlock tells Esther something that will change her life for ever.

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30 minutes

Last on

Thu 1 Oct 2009 18:30


Role Contributor
Phil SquodMichael Smiley
Sergeant GeorgeHugo Speer
Miss FlitePauline Collins
John JarndyceDenis Lawson
Ada ClareCarey Mulligan
Esther SummersonAnna Maxwell Martin
Charley NeckettKatie Angelou
Mr TulkinghornCharles Dance
ClambTom Georgeson
SmallweedPhil Davis
GuppyBurn Gorman
Lady DedlockGillian Anderson
Mrs RouncewellAnne Reid
BoythornWarren Clarke
CountrymanAlex Blake
Little girlLila Sharp
ProducerNigel Stafford Clark
DirectorJustin Chadwick

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