Played the title character in a reading of "Manfred" by Lord Byron
- King's Head Theatre, London (2007).
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
It's always crude to link Dickens back to the blacking factory where he was sent to work aged 12 when his father was imprisoned in Marshalsea Prison for bad debt, but it was obviously a huge part of him.
He is of English, Welsh, and Scottish ancestry (some of his Anglo ancestors lived in India, Australia, and New Zealand).