2 Biographical Movies |
2 Interviews |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
I appeared as Inspector Japp in Thirteen at Dinner
(1985) with Peter Ustinov
, which goes down in history as my worst performance! But having watched that and Blott on the Landscape
(1985), which increased my profile in a big way, they decided they wanted me as their next Poirot.
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.