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Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List

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Agatha Christie's Poirot cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Agatha Christie's Poirot main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Agatha Christie's Poirot stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Agatha Christie's Poirot focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Agatha Christie's Poirot that are on here as well.

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Alice Eve is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
The Rotters' Club, Losing Gemma, Beethoven
Alice Sophia Eve (born 6 February 1982) is a British actress.
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David Suchet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, Great Expectations, Henry VIII
David Suchet, ( SOO-shay; born 2 May 1946) is an English actor, known for his work on British stage and television. He played Edward Teller in the TV serial Oppenheimer and received the RTS and ...more
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Melissa Suffield is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
EastEnders, Casualty, EastEnders: E20
Melissa Holly Suffield (born 24 December 1992) is an English actress from London, best known for her role in the BBC soap opera EastEnders as Lucy Beale. Her first appearance on the show was 28 ...more
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Amanda Abbington is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Sherlock, Mr Selfridge, Psychoville
Amanda Abbington (born Amanda Jane Smith; 28 February 1974) is an English actress. She is best known for playing Miss Mardle in Mr Selfridge and Mary Watson in the BBC adaptation of Sherlock.
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Pauline Moran is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, The Cleopatras
Pauline Moran (born 26 August 1947) is an English actress, presenter, and astrologer, best known for her role as Miss Lemon in the British television series Agatha Christie's Poirot. She trained ...more
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Philip Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, Robin of Sherwood, Fanny Hill
Philip Jackson (born 18 June 1948) is an English actor, known for his many television and film roles, most notably as Chief Inspector Japp in the television series Agatha Christie's Poirot and ...more
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Hugh Fraser is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, Edward & Mrs. Simpson, Edward and Mrs Simpson
Hugh Matthew Fraser (born 23 October 1945) is an English actor, theatre director and author born in Westminster, but grew up in the Midlands. He studied acting at the Webber Douglas Academy of ...more
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Christopher Eccleston is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
The Leftovers, Cracker, The Shadow Line
Christopher Eccleston (; born 16 February 1964) is an English actor. The recipient of an Emmy Award and two BAFTA Award nominations, Eccleston is best known for his work on television and in ...more
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Colin Stinton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
The 10 Percenters
Colin Stinton (born March 10, 1947) is a Canadian actor.
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David Yelland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, A Little Princess
David William Yelland (born 1947) is an English film, stage and television actor.
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Frances Barber is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, Monkey Dust, Bremner
Frances Barber (born Frances Brookes, 13 May 1957) is an English actress. She received Olivier Award nominations for her work in the plays Camille (1985), and Uncle Vanya (1997). Her film ...more
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George Little is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
George Little
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James Saxon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Brass, We'll Meet Again, Brush Strokes
James Saxon is the name of: James Saxon (actor) (1955–2003), British actor James Saxon (painter) (1772–1819 or later), British portrait painter James Saxon (American football) (born 1966), ...more
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John Carson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Emergency – Ward 10, The Troubleshooters, It's Dark Outside
John Derek Carson-Parker (28 February 1927 – 5 November 2016), known as John Carson, was an English actor known for his appearances in film and television. Born to English parents in Colombo, ...more
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Katie Leung is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Katie Leung
Katie Liu Leung (born 8 August 1987) is a Scottish film, television, and stage actress. She played Cho Chang, the first love interest for lead character Harry Potter in the Harry Potter film ...more
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Kelly Reilly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Above Suspicion, Bramwell, Joe's Palace
Jessica Kelly Siobhán Reilly (born 18 July 1977), is an English actress. Her performance in After Miss Julie at the Donmar Warehouse made her a star of the London stage and earned her a ...more
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Kenneth Colley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Casualty 1909, Casualty 1900s, Pennies From Heaven
Kenneth Colley (born 7 December 1937) is an English veteran film and television actor whose career spans 50 years. He came to wider prominence through his role as Admiral Piett in Star Wars ...more
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Lucy Punch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Ben and Kate, Doc Martin, The 10th Kingdom
Lucy Punch (born 30 December 1977) is an English actress. She has appeared in films such as Ella Enchanted, Hot Fuzz, Bad Teacher, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Dinner for Schmucks, and ...more
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Mel Martin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
The Pallisers, Summer's Lease, Love for Lydia
Melanie Jayne "Mel" Martin (born 1947) is an English actor. She has appeared in British television programmes including The Pallisers, Love for Lydia, Bergerac, Cover Her Face, ...more
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Michael Fassbender is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Band of Brothers, Hex, The Devil's Whore
Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977) is an Irish-German actor. His feature film debut was in the fantasy war epic 300 (2007) as a Spartan warrior; his earlier roles included various stage ...more
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Paul McGann is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Doctor Who, Luther, Zero Hour
Paul John McGann (born 14 November 1959) is an English actor. He came to prominence for portraying Percy Toplis in the 1986 television serial The Monocled Mutineer. He later starred in the 1987 ...more
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Polly Walker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Polly Walker Rome, Caprica, Waking the Dead
Polly Alexandra Walker (born 19 May 1966) is an English actress. She has starred in the films Enchanted April (1992), Patriot Games (1992), Sliver (1993), Restoration (1995), The Gambler (1997) ...more
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Rupert Penry-Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
French & Saunders, French and Saunders, Spooks
Rupert William Penry-Jones (born 22 September 1970) is a Welsh actor, known for his performances as Adam Carter in Spooks, Clive Reader in Silk, DI Joseph Chandler in Whitechapel, and Mr. ...more
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Samantha Bond is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Samantha Bond Downton Abbey, Outnumbered, Lark Rise to Candleford
Samantha Bond (born 27 November 1961) is an English actress, perhaps best known for playing Miss Moneypenny in four James Bond films during the series' Pierce Brosnan years, and for her role on ...more
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Tim Curry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Agatha Christie's Poirot Cast List
Darkwing Duck, It, Aaahh!!! Real Monsters
Timothy James Curry (born 19 April 1946) is an English actor, voice artist, comedian and singer. He is best known for working in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television, most often ...more