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David Suchet Fights For Rare Disease Sufferers

The Poirot star is lobbying bosses at Britain's National Health Service (NHS) to make treatment more readily available for little known illnesses such as Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC), which his son Richard's child...

David Suchet Wants Big-screen Poirot Role

The veteran stage star has played the fictional Belgian detective in 70 episodes of the hit TV show, but viewers saw the famed crimebuster killed off in Curtain: Poirot's Last Case, which aired...

Effie Gray: Does It Take Victorian Repression Too Far?

Critics have been divided about the latest British period drama to hit cinemas. Effie Gray is based on a notorious true scandal from the mid-19th century, and most reviews have commented that the buttoned-up approach...

Stars Praise George Osborne's Theatre Tax Break

Stage stars including Hugh Bonneville, Simon Callow and David Suchet have praised U.K. chancellor George Osborne for announcing a tax break for British theatre companies.In a letter published in Britain's The Times newspaper, the group...

Stars' Shock Over London Theatre Roof Collapse

Elaine Paige, Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, and David Suchet are among the stars who have told of their shock and concern following a roof collapse at London's Apollo Theatre on Thursday night (19Dec13).Almost 80 audience...

David Suchet Set To Lift Lid On Career In Special Theatre Series

Veteran British actor David Suchet is heading to the London stage to give fans an intimate insight into his career.The star's final bow as Agatha Christie's super sleuth Hercule Poirot - after 25 years on...

David Suchet Waves Goodbye To Poirot After 25 Years Of Solving Crimes

It’s not the hardened criminal thrillers we see on Sunday nights after 9pm, but Poirot’s murder mysteries have captivated audiences for a quarter of a century. Now, though, as David Suchet sees himself on the...

David Suchet Had No Idea Poirot Would Change His Life So Profoundly

After a quarter of a decade as the moustachioed Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot, David Suchet will finally bid a fond farewell to the character that has defined his career as an actor. The Emmy...

Last Ever Poirot Episode 'Curtain' Prepares To Air On Itv

David Suchet has played Agatha Christie's detective Hercule Poirot for 25 years but soon it will be finally time to walk away from the role after final episode 'Curtain.''Poirot' Fans Prepare To Bid Farewell To...

David Suchet Almost Walked Away From Poirot Role

Veteran actor David Suchet almost walked away from his most famous role over a disagreement about a handkerchief.Suchet slipped into the shoes of Agatha Christie's supersleuth Hercule Poirot in 1989 and and will play the...

New Author To Bring Agatha Christie's Poirot Out Of Retirement

Agatha Christie left us with some truly memorable characters in her time as a best-selling author, and no better example can be found than the Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot. Having been put to rest...

David Suchet Devastated As Fire Claims Poirot's London Home

Veteran British actor David Suchet has voiced his sorrow after a fire broke out at a landmark London building which doubled as the home of his Tv detective character Hercule Poirot.The actor, who has spent...

David Suchet To Film Final Poirot At Agatha Christie's Devon Retreat

Actor David Suchet is to film his final Poirot movie at author Agatha Christie's holiday retreat in Devon, England.The Brit has portrayed the fictional detective since 1989 and now he's bowing out after appearing in...

David Suchet: 'Retiring Poirot Will Be An Emotional Ordeal'

Veteran British star David Suchet has ruled out reprising his role as famous fictional detective Hercule Poirot after the character is killed off.The actor wants to seek out challenging new scripts after playing Agatha Christie's...

David Suchet Delight As 'Poirot' Returns For Final Run

David Suchet and 'Poirot' fans can rejoice; it's been announced that the much-loved actor will return next year to reprise his most famous role for the final five times. Back in March it was revealed...

David Suchet Collects Cbe From Prince Charles

David Suchet, the British actor best known for his long-running role as Agatha Christie's detective 'Hercule Poirot', has collected his Cbe from the Prince of Wales, reports Bbc News. David Suchet was honoured for his...

Suchet Accepts Cbe Honour In London

Veteran actor David Suchet was honoured with a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (Cbe) medal at Buckingham Palace in London on Wednesday (22Jun11).The 65 year old, famous for his portrayal of Agatha...

Suchet Announced Sheen's Daughter's Birth Onstage

Michael Sheen treasures a special memento from when his daughter Lily was born - a video tape showing actor David Suchet announcing her arrival to a packed theatre on London's West End.The Welsh star's former...

Suchet Celebrated As Honorary Belgian

British actor DAVID SUCHET has been named an Honorary Famous Belgian in recognition of his best-known role as fictional detective HERCULE POIROT.The veteran star was presented with the rare accolade at a London ceremony hosted...

Honorary Degree For Orlando Bloom

Orlando Bloom has received an honorary degree from the University of Kent.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor was joined by his fiancee Miranda Kerr as well as his mother, father and sister at the ceremony...

Scandinavian Role Wins Branagh Award Shock

Actor Kenneth Branagh's TV exploits in Wallander have won him the best actor gong at today's Broadcasting Press Guild Awards.The Shakespearian specialist may have wowed audiences with his version of Hamlet, but it was for...

By on 27 March 2009

Suchet Leads British Nominations At International Emmys

David Suchet has been nominated for an International Emmy for his portrayal of media tycoon Robert Maxwell.The BBC 4 drama Maxwell joins a number of British shows nominated for the television awards, including Shaun the...

By on 14 October 2008

Nbc, Weinsteins Wrangle Over Project Runway

Continuing a highly charged game of chess with the Weinstein Co., which has announced plans to move its cable hit Project Runway from NBC-owned Bravo to Lifetime, NBC Universal said Monday that it had signed...

10,000 Bc Roars To Top Of North American Box Office

Prehistoric fantasy adventure 10,000 BC has debuted at to the top of the North American box office after an opening haul of $35.7 million (17.7 million).The Roland Emmerich-directed movie dislodged Semi-Pro from the top, with...

By on 10 March 2008

10000 Bc Roars To Top Of North American Box Office

Prehistoric fantasy adventure 10000 BC has debuted at to the top of the North American box office after an opening haul of $35.7 million (17.7 million).The Roland Emmerich-directed movie dislodged Semi-Pro from the top, with...

By on 10 March 2008

Suchet Missed Out On Belgian Coin Mint

Actor DAVID SUCHET narrowly missed out on the chance to be immortalised on Belgian currency as his famous character HERCULE POIROT - because the idea was scrapped once the country joined the single European currency....

Suchet To Retire As Poirot

British actor DAVID SUCHET will quit as his infamous character HERCULE POIROT when filming on the forthcoming APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH wraps. The 61-year-old has portrayed Agatha Christie's fictional Belgian detective in numerous TV films since...

Suchet Play Suffers From Smoking Ban

Poirot star DAVID SUCHET's upcoming London play THE LAST CONFESSION is in turmoil after a new anti-smoking ban has forced bosses to rewrite a critical scene. A smoking ban in enclosed public spaces comes into...

Poirot Star To Play Maxwell

Poirot actor DAVID SUCHET has signed to play controversial media tycoon ROBERT MAXWELL in an upcoming TV movie. The publishing baron drowned while yachting off Tenerife in the Canary Islands in 1991. It was later...

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