BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.

28 October 2014

BBC Homepage

Contact Us


John Jarndyce

John Jarndyce

played by Denis Lawson

Esther Summerson

Esther Summerson

played by Anna Maxwell Martin

Richard Carstone

Patrick Kennedy as Richard Carstone

played by Patrick Kennedy

Ada Clare

Carey Mulligan as Ada Clare

played by Carey Mulligan

Lady Dedlock

Gillian Anderson as Lady Dedlock

played by Gillian Anderson

Mr Tulkinghorn

Charles Dance as Mr Tulkinghorn

played by Charled Dance


Alun Armstrong as Bucket

played by Alun Armstrong


Burn Gorman as Guppy

played by Burn Gorman

Mr Kenge

Alistair McGowan as Mr Kenge

played by Alistair McGowan

Harold Skimpole

Nathaniel Parker as Harold Skimpole

played by Nathaniel Parker

Miss Flite

Pauline Collins as Miss Flite

played by Pauline Collins


Phil Davis as Smallweed

played by Phil Davies

Allan Woodcourt

Richard Harrington as Allan Woodcourt

played by Richard Harrington


Johnny Vegas as Krook

played by Johnny Vegas

Sergeant George

Hugo Speer as Sergeant George

played by Hugo Speer


John Lynch as Nemo

played by John Lynch

More on Bleak House


Richard Harrington as Allan Woodcourt

Get the low-down on the leading stars.

Episode Guide


Watch clips and read summaries from all episodes.

Charles Dickens Animation

Charles Dickens Animation

Watch the story of Charles Dickens.

About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy