David Suchet

David Suchet

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    • May 2nd, 1946
David Suchet, OBE, CBE, (born 2 May 1946) is an English actor, known for his work on British television. He is recognized for his RTS- and BPG award-winning performance as Augustus Melmotte in the 2001 British TV mini-drama “The Way We Live Now”, alongside Matthew Macfadyen and Paloma Baeza, and a 1991 British Academy Television Award (BAFTA) nomination. He is known for his role as Agatha Christie's great detective Hercule Poirot in the long-running British TV dramatic series “Poirot”. Suchet's older brother, John Suchet, is a British television presenter and newsreader.

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Acting (44 Credits)

2018Press as George Emmerson
2017American Assassin as Director Stansfield
2017Decline and Fall as Dr. Fagan
2016Peter Pan Goes Wrong as Narrator
2014Effie Gray as Mr. Ruskin
2013Poirot: "The Labours of Hercules" as Hercule Poirot
2011Great Expectations (2011) as Mr. Jaggers
2010Terry Pratchett's Going Postal as Reacher Gilt
2008The Bank Job as Lew Vogel
2007Flood as Deputy Prime Minister Campbell
2006Taken at the Flood
2006Dracula as Abraham Van Helsing
2006Arthur and the Invisibles as Narrator (voice)Watch Free
2006Flushed Away as Rita's Dad (voice)
2004Poirot: Death on the Nile as Hercule Poirot
2004A Bear Named Winnie as General Hallholland
2004Space Odyssey: Voyage To The Planets
2003Foolproof as Leo Gillette
2003The In-Laws as Jean-Pierre Thibodoux
2003Henry VIII
2002Live from Baghdad as Naji Al-Hadithi
2001The Way We Live Now as Augustus Melmotte
1999Wing Commander as Capt. Jason Sansky
1999RKO 281 as Louis B. Mayer
1998A Perfect Murder as Mohamed Karaman
1997Sunday as Oliver / Matthew Delacorta
1997Solomon as Joab
1996Executive Decision as Nagi Hassan
1996Deadly Voyage as Vlachos
1995Moses as Aaron
1993The Adventures of the Egyptian Tomb as Hercule Poirot
1989Agatha Christie's Poirot as Hercule Poirot
1988A World Apart as Muller
1988To Kill a Priest as Bishop
1987Harry and the Hendersons as Jacques Lafleur
1986Iron Eagle as Minister of Defense Col. Akir Nakesh
1985Thirteen at Dinner as Insp. Japp
1985The Falcon and the Snowman as Alex
1984Greystoke as Buller
1984The Little Drummer Girl as Mesterbein
1982The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Clopin Trouillefou
1982The Missionary as Corbett
1980A Tale of Two Cities as John Barsad


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