David Copperfield (1974)

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Series cast summary:
Patience Collier ...
 Betsey Trotwood / ... (6 episodes, 1974-1975)
David Troughton ...
 Ham Peggotty (6 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Daniel Peggotty / ... (6 episodes, 1974-1975)
David Yelland ...
 David Copperfield (5 episodes, 1974-1975)
Lala Lloyd ...
 Mrs. Gummidge (5 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Wilkins Micawber / ... (5 episodes, 1974-1975)
Timothy Bateson ...
 Mr. Dick (5 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Uriah Heep (4 episodes, 1974)
Pat Keen ...
 Clara Peggotty (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
Beth Morris ...
 Dora Spenlow (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 James Steerforth / ... (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
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 Mrs. Micawber (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
Sheila Keith ...
 Mrs. Steerforth (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
Jacqueline Pearce ...
 Rosa Dartle (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
Peter Bourke ...
 Tommy Traddles (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
Gail Harrison ...
 Agnes (4 episodes, 1974-1975)
Edward Sinclair ...
 Mr. Barkis (3 episodes, 1974)
Liz Smith ...
 Mrs. Heep (3 episodes, 1974)
Melanie Hughes ...
 Emily (3 episodes, 1974-1975)
Jonathan Kahn ...
 Young David Copperfield (2 episodes, 1974)
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 Mr. Murdstone (2 episodes, 1974)
Oscar Quitak ...
 Quinion (2 episodes, 1974)
Katharine Levy ...
 Little Emily (2 episodes, 1974)
Anne Ridler ...
 Jane Murdstone (2 episodes, 1974)
Godfrey Kenton ...
 Mr. Wickfield (2 episodes, 1974)
Anthony Sharp ...
 Mr. Spenlow (2 episodes, 1974)
Joseph Wise ...
 Stranger (2 episodes, 1974)
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The best adaptation I have ever seen.
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They were all "right"! A wonderful Micawber and wife in Arthur Lowe and Patricia Routledge. The best Uriah I have ever encountered in Martin Jarvis and, of course, the incomparable Liz Smith as Ury's mum. For me it puts the later adaptations to shame. Oh, if only it were available on DVD - vain hope?


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