He acted in William Shakespeare
's play, "The Merchant of Venice", in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Sinéad Cusack
in the cast. John Barton
was the director.
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When I was eighteen and not sure whether I wanted to be an actor, I realized that a playwright has no voice without an actor. That's my reason for acting: to get that character as right as possible for my writer. And I have never changed my philosophy.
Renowned for extensively researching the personality and character of each role he plays. To prepare for the role of "Hercule Poirot" on Agatha Christie: Poirot
(1989), Suchet has carefully read every description Agatha Christie
ever wrote about the character, and adopted a soft French accent.