He acted in Edward Albee's play, "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?," at the Almeida Theatre in London, England with Diana Rigg, Lloyd Owen, and Clare Holman in the cast. Howard Davies was director.
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People ask me if I tried to make my Poirot popular. I didn't. All I did was to start to read Agatha Christie's novels. I wanted to be the Poirot that she would be proud of. So out went the funny costume designs and the huge moustaches. And in went everything that she had written. The morning suits. The little gifts of vases of flowers. The perfect moustache.
Renowned for extensively researching the personality and character of each role he plays. To prepare for the role of "Hercule Poirot" on Poirot
(1989), Suchet has carefully read every description Agatha Christie
ever wrote about the character, and adopted a soft French accent.