Dickens of London is a television miniseries from Yorkshire Television based on the life of English novelist Charles Dickens. The series of 13 episodes of 60 minutes was directed by Michael Ferguson 6 episodes  and Marc Miller 7 episodes who was also the series' producerChapter Five - Roy Dotrice As Charles Dickens - David Copperfield David Cunliffe as executive producer. Each of the 13 episodes of Dickens of London is a separate flashback, with Charles Dickens Roy Dotriceby now an internationally famous novelistin America during a reading tour oflooking back over his life.
Dickens the boy Simon Bell is shown unhappily pasting labels onto pots of shoe blackingwhile Dickens as a young man Gene Foad is revealed as a young genius who is becoming aware of his powers and trying to find his own way in the world. Mary Hogarth Lois Baxter is the middle one of the three Hogarth daughters and is portrayed as the one person with whom Dickens seems to have been able to share his work.
She dies suddenly aged seventeen and Dickens wears her ring on his little finger for the rest of his life. Georgina Hogarth Christine McKennathe youngest of the three Hogarth daughters, comes to live with the couple to help run the household, at the request of her oldest sister Catherine Dickens.
The real-life relationship Dickens developed with the young actress Ellen Ternan is not mentioned in the series, nor is Dickens' separation from his wife, Catherine, in The series instead is mainly concerned with the influence upon Dickens of his improvident father, John Dickens Roy Dotricewho was a Naval clerk and who always spent more than he earned. He Chapter Five - Roy Dotrice As Charles Dickens - David Copperfield portrayed as an alcoholic and it is suggested that this was the source of the family's financial difficulties.
The script includes passages from Dickens' own works, woven skilfully into the dialogue spoken by the series' characters, creating recognizable signposts for readers of Dickens' work. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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