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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.
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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.
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Biography:
Charles Dickens (7 February 1812 9 June 1870) is generally... See more »
Alternate Names:
Charles Brickens / Charles Dickens as a Boy / Charles Dickens as a Young Man / 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. A Christmas Carol (2015) Played by Colin Baker
  4. "Family Guy"
    ... aka "Padre de familia" - USA (Spanish title)
        - Papa Has a Rollin' Son (2015) TV episode, Played by Cary Elwes
  5. "Mysteries at the Castle"
        - Irish Heist; Dickens Affair; Prince of Porcelain (2015) TV episode, Played by Jonathan Mastrojohn
  6. The Eccentric Mr Turner (2015) Played by Anthony Booth
  7. "G.K. Chesterton: The Apostle of Common Sense"
        - The Shop of Ghosts (2014) TV episode, Played by Julian Ahlquist
  8. The Invisible Woman (2013) Played by Ralph Fiennes
  9. Lost for Words (2013/II) Played by Paddy Loughman
  10. "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
  11. Fire (2012/II) Played by Richard Lintern
  12. A Christmas Carol (2012) Played by Laurence Foster
  13. "Doctor Who"
        - The Wedding of River Song (2011) TV episode, Played by Simon Callow
        - The Unquiet Dead (2005) TV episode, Played by Simon Callow
  14. "Wingin' It"
        - Carl+Alt+Delete (2011) TV episode, Played by Eric Peterson
  15. The Night Before Christmas Carol (2010) (TV) Played by David Zum Brunnen

  16. "Good Eats"
        - Twas the Night Before Good Eats (2009) TV episode, Played by Daniel Pettrow
  17. "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
  18. Passage (2008/I) Played by Guy Oliver-Watts
  19. Dickens Secret Lover (2008) (TV) Played by David Haig
  20. Charles Dickens & the Invention of Christmas (2007) (TV) Played by Anthony Parker (as Old Dickens) / Andrew Vesper (as Young Dickens)
  21. "Dickens in America" (2005) TV series Played by Nathaniel Parker
  22. "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
  23. "Let's Write a Story" (2004) TV series Played by Liam Hess / Michael Maloney (as Older Charles Dickens)
  24. Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale (2003) (TV) Played by Simon Callow
  25. "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)
  26. "Escape of the Artful Dodger"
        - Jack in the Box (2001) TV episode, Played by John Meillon Jr.
  27. Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001) Played by Simon Callow
  28. The Mystery of Charles Dickens (2000) (TV) Played by Simon Callow

  29. "Histeria!"
        - Super Writers (1998) TV episode, Played by Maurice LaMarche
  30. "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
  31. The Ghosts of Dickens' Past (1998) Played by Christopher Heyerdahl / François Desrochers (as Young Dickens)
  32. An Audience with Charles Dickens (1996) (TV) Played by Simon Callow
  33. A Flintstones Christmas Carol (1994) (TV) Played by John Rhys-Davies (as Charles Brickens)
  34. Timestorm Theatre (1993) (TV) Played by Robert Russel
    ... aka "Charles Dickens, North American Tour" - International (English title) (reissue title)
  35. "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
  36. "Sisters"
        - Eggnog (1991) TV episode, Played by Tony Jay

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

  44. "The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People"
        - The Secret of Charles Dickens (1978) TV episode, Played by Alan Badel
  45. "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)
  46. Charles Dickens' World of Christmas (1974) (TV) Played by Stephen Murray
  47. The Charles Dickens Show (1974) (TV) Played by Michael O'Hagan
  48. "Monty Python's Flying Circus"
        - A Book at Bedtime (1973) TV episode, Played by Terry Jones
  49. The Great Inimitable Mr. Dickens (1970) (TV) Played by Anthony Hopkins / Roland Pickering
  50. The Hero of My Life (1970) (TV) Played by Michael Jayston

  51. The Best House in London (1969) Played by Arnold Diamond
  52. Mr. Dickens of London (1967) (TV) Played by Michael Redgrave
  53. The Magic of Charles Dickens (1967) (TV) Played by Emlyn Williams
  54. "Bonanza"
    ... aka "Ponderosa" - USA (rerun title)
        - A Passion for Justice (1963) TV episode, Played by Jonathan Harris
  55. 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)

  56. "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
  57. Ein Weihnachtslied in Prosa (1955) (TV) Played by Walter Kiaulehn
  58. "Omnibus"
        - A Tale of Two Cities (1953) TV episode, Played by Joseph Schildkraut
  59. "Fireside Theatre"
        - A Christmas Carol (1951) TV episode, Played by Alan Napier
  60. Emlyn Williams as Charles Dickens (1951) (TV) Played by Emlyn Williams
  61. Mr. H.C. Andersen (1950) Played by Edward Sullivan

  62. Devotion (1946) Played by Reginald Sheffield
  63. The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe (1942) Played by Morton Lowry

  64. Dicky Monteith (1922) Played by Kenelm Foss

  65. Once Upon a Time (1918) Played by Kenelm Foss
  66. 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)
Driver: [as the coach races down the road after the hearse] Everything in order, Mr. Dickens?
Charles Dickens: No it is not!
The Doctor: What did he say?
Charles Dickens: Let me say this first. I'm not without a sense of humor...
The Doctor: Dickens?
Charles Dickens: Yes?
The Doctor: Charles Dickens?
Charles Dickens: Yes.
The Doctor: The Charles Dickens?
Driver: Shall I remove the gentleman, Sir?
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