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Charles Dickens (Character)
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The Invisible Woman -- At the height of his career, Charles Dickens meets a younger woman who becomes his secret lover until his death.
The Invisible Woman -- Clip: A Mistake
The Invisible Woman -- Highlights from the interview with writer/star Ralph Fiennes and Felicity Jones. Moderated by Glenn Whipp of the Los Angeles Times.
The Invisible Woman -- At the height of his career, Charles Dickens meets a younger woman who becomes his secret lover until his death.
The Invisible Woman -- Clip: My Favorite Time

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Biography:
Charles Dickens (7 February 1812 9 June 1870) is generally... See more »
Alternate Names:
Charles Dickens as a Boy / Charles Dickens as a Young Man / Dickens / Old Dickens / Older Charles Dickens / Young Dickens

Filmography

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  1. The Abridged Works of Charles Dickens (2016) Played by Michael Tessler

  2. The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) Played by Dan Stevens
  3. Cunk on Christmas (2016) (TV) Played by Lasco Atkins
  4. NIAGARA: Thunder of the Waters (2016) Played by Fred Farnham
  5. A Christmas Carol (2015) Played by Colin Baker
  6. "Family Guy"
    ... aka "Padre de familia" - USA (Spanish title)
        - Papa Has a Rollin' Son (2015) TV episode, Played by Cary Elwes
  7. "Mysteries at the Castle"
        - Irish Heist; Dickens Affair; Prince of Porcelain (2015) TV episode, Played by Jonathan Mastrojohn
  8. The Eccentric Mr Turner (2015) Played by Anthony Booth
  9. "G.K. Chesterton: The Apostle of Common Sense"
        - The Shop of Ghosts (2014) TV episode, Played by Julian Ahlquist
  10. The Invisible Woman (2013) Played by Ralph Fiennes
  11. Lost for Words (2013/II) Played by Paddy Loughman
  12. "The Charles Dickens Show"
        - Christmas (2012) TV episode, Played by Jeff Rawle
        - The Workhouse (2012) TV episode, Played by Jeff Rawle
        - Health (2012) TV episode, Played by Jeff Rawle
        - Child Labour (2012) TV episode, Played by Jeff Rawle
  13. Fire (2012/II) Played by Richard Lintern
  14. A Christmas Carol (2012) Played by Laurence Foster
  15. "Doctor Who"
        - The Wedding of River Song (2011) TV episode, Played by Simon Callow
        - The Unquiet Dead (2005) TV episode, Played by Simon Callow
  16. "Wingin' It"
        - Carl+Alt+Delete (2011) TV episode, Played by Eric Peterson
  17. The Night Before Christmas Carol (2010) (TV) Played by David Zum Brunnen

  18. "Good Eats"
        - Twas the Night Before Good Eats (2009) TV episode, Played by Daniel Pettrow
  19. "Desperate Romantics"
        - Episode #1.5 (2009) TV episode, Played by Mark Heap
        - Episode #1.4 (2009) TV episode, Played by Mark Heap
        - Episode #1.3 (2009) TV episode, Played by Mark Heap
        - Episode #1.2 (2009) TV episode, Played by Mark Heap
        - Episode #1.1 (2009) TV episode, Played by Mark Heap
  20. Passage (2008/I) Played by Guy Oliver-Watts
  21. Dickens Secret Lover (2008) (TV) Played by David Haig
  22. Charles Dickens & the Invention of Christmas (2007) (TV) Played by Anthony Parker (as Old Dickens) / Andrew Vesper (as Young Dickens)
  23. "Dickens in America" (2005) TV series Played by Nathaniel Parker
  24. "Peter Ackroyd's London" Played by Anton Lesser
        - Water and Darkness (2004) TV episode, Played by Anton Lesser
        - The Crowd (2004) TV episode, Played by Anton Lesser
        - Fire and Destiny (2004) TV episode, Played by Anton Lesser
  25. "Let's Write a Story" (2004) TV series Played by Liam Hess / Michael Maloney (as Older Charles Dickens)
  26. Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale (2003) (TV) Played by Simon Callow
  27. "Dickens"
        - Terror to the End (2002) TV episode, Played by Anton Lesser
        - Blazing Away (2002) TV episode, Played by Anton Lesser
        - Secrets (2002) TV episode, Played by Anton Lesser / Joseph Traynor (as Young Dickens)
  28. "Escape of the Artful Dodger"
        - Jack in the Box (2001) TV episode, Played by John Meillon Jr.
  29. A Christmas Carol (2001) Played by Simon Callow
    ... aka "Christmas Carol: The Movie" - UK (original title)
  30. The Mystery of Charles Dickens (2000) (TV) Played by Simon Callow

  31. "Histeria!"
        - Super Writers (1998) TV episode, Played by Maurice LaMarche
  32. "Emily of New Moon"
        - The Sound of Silence (1998) TV episode, Played by Robert Benson
        - Storms of the Heart (1998) TV episode, Played by Robert Benson
  33. The Ghosts of Dickens' Past (1998) Played by Christopher Heyerdahl / François Desrochers (as Young Dickens)
  34. An Audience with Charles Dickens (1996) (TV) Played by Simon Callow
  35. Timestorm Theatre (1993) (TV) Played by Robert Russel
    ... aka "Charles Dickens, North American Tour" - International (English title) (reissue title)
  36. "Early Travellers in North America"
        - Episode #1.4 (1992) TV episode, Played by Adrian Rawlins
        - Indians (1992) TV episode, Played by Adrian Rawlins
        - Bed and Board (1992) TV episode, Played by Adrian Rawlins
        - Journeys (1992) TV episode, Played by Adrian Rawlins
  37. "Sisters"
        - Eggnog (1991) TV episode, Played by Tony Jay

  38. Dave Thomas: The Incredible Time Travels of Henry Osgood (1986) (TV) Played by Bronson Pinchot
  39. What the Dickens! (1983) (TV) Played by Ben Cross
  40. Emlyn Williams as Charles Dickens (1983) (TV) Played by Emlyn Williams
  41. "Voyagers!"
        - The Day the Rebs Took Lincoln (1982) TV episode, Played by Alex Hyde-White
  42. "American Playhouse"
        - Any Friend of Nicholas Nickleby Is a Friend of Mine (1982) TV episode, Played by Fred Gwynne
  43. A Christmas Carol (1982/I) (TV) Played by Marshall Borden
  44. "Theatre Box"
        - You Must Believe All This (1981) TV episode, Played by Patrick Malahide

  45. "The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People"
        - The Secret of Charles Dickens (1978) TV episode, Played by Alan Badel
  46. "Dickens of London"
        - Memories (1976) TV episode, Played by Roy Dotrice / Simon Bell (as Charles Dickens as a Boy)
        - Angel (1976) TV episode, Played by Roy Dotrice
        - Nightmare (1976) TV episode, Played by Roy Dotrice
        - Magic (1976) TV episode, Played by Roy Dotrice
        - Dreams (1976) TV episode, Played by Roy Dotrice
          (8 more)
  47. Charles Dickens' World of Christmas (1974) (TV) Played by Stephen Murray
  48. The Charles Dickens Show (1974) (TV) Played by Michael O'Hagan
  49. "Stars on Sunday"
        - Glories of Christmas (1973) TV episode, Played by Stephen Murray
  50. "Monty Python's Flying Circus"
        - A Book at Bedtime (1973) TV episode, Played by Terry Jones
  51. The Great Inimitable Mr. Dickens (1970) (TV) Played by Anthony Hopkins / Roland Pickering
  52. The Hero of My Life (1970) (TV) Played by Michael Jayston

  53. The Best House in London (1969) Played by Arnold Diamond
  54. Mr. Dickens of London (1967) (TV) Played by Michael Redgrave
  55. The Magic of Charles Dickens (1967) (TV) Played by Emlyn Williams
  56. "Bonanza"
    ... aka "Ponderosa" - USA (rerun title)
        - A Passion for Justice (1963) TV episode, Played by Jonathan Harris
  57. Ein Weihnachtslied in Prosa oder Eine Geistergeschichte zum Christfest (1960) (TV) Played by Peter Arens
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol in Prose, or, A Ghost Story of Christmas" - USA (informal literal English title)

  58. "Goodyear Theatre"
    ... aka "Award Theatre" - USA (syndication title)
    ... aka "Golden Years of Television" - USA (cable TV title)
        - Lost and Found (1957) TV episode, Played by Jack Lemmon
  59. Ein Weihnachtslied in Prosa (1955) (TV) Played by Walter Kiaulehn
  60. "Omnibus"
        - A Tale of Two Cities (1953) TV episode, Played by Joseph Schildkraut
  61. "Fireside Theatre"
        - A Christmas Carol (1951) TV episode, Played by Alan Napier
  62. Emlyn Williams as Charles Dickens (1951) (TV) Played by Emlyn Williams
  63. Mr. H.C. Andersen (1950) Played by Edward Sullivan

  64. Devotion (1946) Played by Reginald Sheffield
  65. Three Sisters of the Moors (1944) Played by Leslie Denison (as Dickens)
  66. The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe (1942) Played by Morton Lowry

  67. Dicky Monteith (1922) Played by Kenelm Foss

  68. Once Upon a Time (1918) Played by Kenelm Foss
  69. Oliver Twist (1916) Played by W.S. Van Dyke
Archive Footage:
  1. "Doctor Who Greatest Moments"
        - The Companions (2009) TV episode, Played by Simon Callow
  2. "Emily of New Moon"
        - A Seller of Dreams (2000) TV episode, Played by Robert Benson

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Quotes:
From "Doctor Who: The Unquiet Dead (#1.3)" (2005)
Charles Dickens: Who exactly is in that hearse?
The Doctor: My friend. She's only 19. It's my fault. She's in my care, and now she's in danger.
Charles Dickens: Why are we wasting my time talking about dry old books? This is much more important.
[leans out the window; shouting to the driver]
Charles Dickens: Driver, be swift! the chase is on!
[driver answers 'Yes, sir]
The Doctor: [smiling] That a boy, Charlie!
Charles Dickens: Nobody calls me Charlie.
The Doctor: [with a sly grin] The ladies do.
Charles Dickens: How do you know that?
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