Dickens (docudrama)

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Dickens
Genre Docudrama
Written by Peter Ackroyd
Directed by
  • Chris Granlund
  • Mary Downes
Presented by Peter Ackroyd
Starring
Composer(s) Andrew Blaney
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 3
Production
Executive producer(s) Andrea Miller
Producer(s)
  • Chris Granlund
  • Mary Downes
Editor(s)
  • Colin Minchin
  • Michael Duly
Running time 60 minutes
Distributor BBC
Release
Original network BBC Two
Picture format 16:9 576i
Audio format Stereo
Original release 11 May (2002-05-11) – 25 May 2002 (2002-05-25)

Dickens was a 2002 BBC docudrama on the life of the author Charles Dickens. It was presented by Peter Ackroyd, on whose biography of Dickens it was based, and Dickens was played by Anton Lesser. It was broadcast in three hour-long episodes.

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