Trained at LAMDA, David Suchet is best known for portraying Agatha Christie's Poirot for twenty-five years but has played countless other roles, including Edward Teller, Freud, Shylock, Lady Bracknell and Robert Maxwell. He is married with two grown-up children and lives in London.
Terrifically entertaining . . . Behind the Lens sees the
real David Suchet step forward at last -- Cole Moreton * Mail on
His career is fascinating, with tales of mortifying sex scenes and obsessive perfectionism. This unconventional book still shows us what makes this national treasure tick -- Sharon Wright * Daily Mirror *
A clear impression of a man who knows exactly who he is . . . Suchet proves charming company . . . his reflections on life are gentle, good-natured and generous * TLS *
Most fascinating is his relationship with the Poirot role. This
is a series of intense scenes from an extraordinary
career. Though not a conventional autobiography, we learn what makes the national treasure tick