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Great Expectations Cast List

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Great Expectations cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Great Expectations 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 Great Expectations stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Great Expectations focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Great Expectations that are on here as well.

This list features items like Anthony Hopkins and Harry Lloyd

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Anthony Calf is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Pride and Prejudice, New Tricks, Trinity
Anthony Calf is an English actor, born in Hammersmith, London, England. He studied acting at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He has recurring roles in the television medical drama ...more
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Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Tony Bennett: The Music Never Ends, War and Peace, Great Expectations
Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE is a Welsh actor of film, stage, and television, and a composer and painter. After graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 1957, he ...more
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Claire Rushbrook is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Great Expectations, The Fades, Linda Green
Claire Rushbrook is an actor.
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Colin Jeavons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
House of Cards, Sherlock Holmes, Jane Eyre
Colin Jeavons is an English television actor. He was born in Wales to parents from the English Black Country, and the family moved to West Bromwich before Colin's first birthday. He grew up in ...more
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David Suchet is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Agatha Christie's Poirot, Great Expectations, Henry VIII
David Suchet, CBE 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 BPG awards for his ...more
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Derek Francis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Wild, Wild Women, Oh
Derek Francis was an English comedy and character actor. He was a regular in the Carry On film players, appearing in six of the films in the 1960s and 1970s. He appeared in The Tomb of Ligeia, ...more
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Gillian Anderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
The X-Files, Hannibal, The Fall
Gillian Leigh Anderson is an American actress. After beginning her career on stage, Anderson achieved international recognition for her role as FBI Special Agent Dana Scully on the American ...more
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Graham McGrath is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Paradise Postponed, Great Expectations, Crossroads (2003)
Graham McGrath is an English actor with film, television, radio and theatre credits. He currently also works as a freelance photographer based near London in Surrey, England. He had tuition at ...more
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Harry Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Game of Thrones, Robin Hood, Great Expectations
Harry Charles Salusbury Lloyd is an English actor. He is known for his roles as Will Scarlet in the 2006 BBC drama Robin Hood, Jeremy Baines in the 2007 Doctor Who episodes "Human ...more
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Janet Henfrey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Great Expectations, The Nigel Barton Plays
Janet E. A. Henfrey is a British stage and television actress. She is best known for playing Mrs. Bale on As Time Goes By, which is still rerun in the United States on PBS stations, and for her ...more
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Jean Simmons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
North and South, Dark Shadows, The Thorn Birds
Jean Merilyn Simmons, OBE was a British actress. One of J. Arthur Rank's "well-spoken young starlets", she appeared predominantly in films, beginning with those made in Great Britain ...more
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Joan Hickson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Miss Marple, Great Expectations, Our Man At St Mark's
Joan Hickson, OBE was an English actress of theatre, film and television. She was particularly known for her role as Agatha Christie's Miss Marple in the television series Miss Marple. As well ...more
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John Rhys-Davies is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Sliders, Shōgun, Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire
John Rhys-Davies is a Welsh actor and voice actor. He portrayed the dwarf Gimli in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and the charismatic Arab excavator Sallah in the Indiana Jones films. He also ...more
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John Stratton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Great Expectations, Quatermass and the Pit, Backs to the Land
John Stratton was a British actor, born in Clitheroe, Lancashire, where he kept his permanent home. He is best remembered for his television credits, including: Quatermass and the Pit, Dixon of ...more
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Kim Jaewon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Can You Hear My Heart, Great Inheritance, Hwang Jini
Kim Jaewon is a South Korean actor. He is best known for the television dramas Romance, Can You Hear My Heart, May Queen, and Scandal: A Shocking and Wrongful Incident.
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Kim Thomson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Emmerdale, The 10th Kingdom, Great Expectations
Kim Thompson is a voice actor.
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Mark Addy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Game of Thrones, Married... with Children, Still Standing
Mark Addy Johnson, known professionally as Mark Addy, is an English actor. He is best known for portraying Detective Constable Gary Boyle in the British sitcom The Thin Blue Line, Dave in the ...more
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Patsy Kensit is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Emmerdale, Holby City, Monkey Trousers
Patsy Kensit is an actor, singer and model.
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Paul Rhys is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Murdoch Mysteries, The Assets, Great Expectations
Paul Rhys is a Welsh television, film and theatre actor. Rhys was born in Neath, Glamorgan, and studied at RADA, leaving with the Bancroft Gold Medal in 1987. While there, he obtained his first ...more
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Perdita Weeks is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
The Tudors, Great Expectations, Lost in Austen
Perdita Rose Annunziata Weeks is a Welsh actress.
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Ray McAnally is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Great Expectations, Me Mammy, Scout
Ray McAnally was an Irish actor and a two time BAFTA Film Award Best Supporting Actor winner for the The Mission in 1986 and My Left Foot in 1989, he is also a two time BAFTA TV Award Best Actor ...more
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Ray Winstone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Great Expectations, Henry VIII, Robin of Sherwood
Raymond Andrew "Ray" Winstone is an English film and television actor. He is mostly known for his "hard man" roles, beginning with his role as Carlin in the 1979 film Scum ...more
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Sarah-Jane Varley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Howards' Way, Great Expectations
Sarah-Jane Varley is a British actress, best known for playing Sarah Foster in the 1980s BBC drama Howards' Way. She also played Estella in the 1981 BBC adaptation of Great Expectations.
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Stratford Johns is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Z-Cars, Jack the Ripper, Softly
Stratford Johns, born Alan Edgar Stratford-Johns, was a popular English stage, film and television actor who is best remembered for his starring role as Detective Inspector Charlie Barlow in the ...more
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Marjorie Yates is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Great Expectations Cast List
Shameless, Great Expectations
Marjorie Yates is a British actress most famous for her role as Carol Fisher in the Channel 4 drama Shameless. Yates was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire, and studied at the Bournville College ...more