The Estate of Arthur Hopcraft

Acknowledged to be one of the greatest adapters for television, Arthur is best remembered for his adaptations of HARD TIMES; TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY; BLEAK HOUSE; A TALE OF TWO CITIES and A PERFECT SPY.

Arthur’s major two-part television adaptation of Daphne DuMaurier’s REBECCA screened at the beginning of January ’97 on the ITV network, a Portman Hannibal/Carlton production starring Charles Dance, Diana Rigg and Faye Dunaway.


In 1986 Arthur was honoured by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts with a special Writer’s Award.

The Estate of Arthur Hopcraft
is represented by:
Charlotte Knight
+44 20 3397 2901