2 Biographical Movies |
2 Interviews |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
The modern style of acting is all in the moment but Poirot isn't like that at all. I get out of the car already in his mindset and as soon as the moustache goes on, that's the trigger because I can't move my top lip as David Suchet any more. I've got a very big laugh, but if I laughed like me I would ping it off!
Renowned for extensively researching the personality and character of each role he plays. To prepare for the role of "Hercule Poirot" on Agatha Christie: Poirot
(1989), Suchet has carefully read every description Agatha Christie
ever wrote about the character, and adopted a soft French accent.