Image for David Suchet’s approach to playing Jaggers.

David Suchet’s approach to playing Jaggers.

Duration: 02:14

David Suchet (Jaggers) discusses the story of Great Expectations, Dickens’ purpose as a writer and how he prepared for the role.

Available since: Fri 16 Dec 2011

Credits

Jaggers
David Suchet
Pip
Douglas Booth
Young Pip
Oscar Kennedy
Miss Havisham
Gillian Anderson
Estella
Vanessa Kirby
Young Estella
Izzy Meikle-Small
Joe
Shaun Dooley

This clip is from

Great Expectations

Orphan Pip becomes a gentleman when his life is transformed by a mystery benefactor.

Image for Great Expectations

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.