(This one has nothing to do with zoom lenses…)
This is a picture of me – far left – and four of my schoolmates. It was taken in November 1998 in Market Place, Oakham, Rutland. In the background – and, indeed, the foreground – are some of the cast and crew of the 1999 BBC adaptation of Great Expectations. I was 13 years old when this photo was taken.
This is the only surviving evidence of my one-day career as a television actor. Continue reading “In which I grumble about being an extra in Great Expectations (BBC, 1999), and reflect upon the uses of television history”