as Charley Dickens
Written and presented by: Peter Ackroyd
Cast: Anton Lesser (Charles Dickens), Natasha Little (Ellen Ternan), Avril Ellis (Frances Ternan), Christopher Etteridge (John Byrne), Tom Bowles (Lawrence Mercer), Miriam Margoyles (Catherine Dickens), Prunella Scales (Elizabeth Dickens), Timothy West (John Dickens), Helen McCrory (Kate Dickens), Kenneth Cranham (John Forster), Jack Chissick (Bob Fagin), Geoffrey Palmer (Thackeray), Lucy Davenport (Mary Hogarth), Jack Davenport (Charley Dickens), Phyllis Logan (Georgina Hogarth), Robin Soans (George Reynolds)
A three-part docudrama about legendary author Charles Dickens, his life and his work.
Jack Davenport plays Charley, his son.