He played "Aslan" in a Focus on the Family Radio Theatre presentation of C.S. Lewis
' "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe".
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I'm character. People don't know me as David Suchet, they know me by the characters I've played. A personality player is always himself: Cary Grant is always Cary Grant. But the only character Ive been in that situation was Poirot. And there's nobody more different from me. I was in disguise!
David's father's family were Lithuanian Jewish immigrants to South Africa. David's maternal grandfather, James Jarché, was of Russian Jewish descent (from a family that had passed through France before settling in England). David's maternal grandmother, Elsie Gladys Jezzard, was of English ancestry, and was the daughter of Walter Jezzard and Martha Finch.