The series tells the story of Amy Dorrit, who spends her days earning money for the family and looking after her proud father, who is a long term inmate of Marshalsea debtors' prison in London. Amy and her family's world is transformed when her boss's son, Arthur Clennam, returns from overseas to solve his family's mysterious legacy and discovers that their lives are interlinked. Written by
Did You Know?
The tan striped gown with teal scallop trim at the hem Emma Pierson
(Fanny Dorrit) wears to visit Mrs. Merdles is the same costume Greta Scacchi
(Mrs. Weston) wears in the final scene of Emma
(1996). The same costume is also worn by a guest at the Easter Ball in Wives and Daughters
(1999). See more
Version of Little Dorrit