Ben Kingsley is the latest star to portray CHARLES DICKENS' infamous crook FAGIN in Roman Polanski's upcoming adaptation of Oliver Twist.

Ron Moody, Richard Dreyfuss, GEORGE C SCOTT, Alec Guinness and Lon Chaney are among the stars who have portrayed the villainous pickpocket on screen.

The cast of Polanski's new adaptation also includes Frank Finlay and JAMIE FOREMAN, as BILL SYKES.

09/05/2004 21:01