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Jane Austen (I) (1775–1817)


Jane Austen was born on December 16th, 1775, to the local rector, Rev. George Austen (1731-1805), and Cassandra Leigh (1739-1827). She was the seventh of eight children. She had one older sister, Cassandra. In 1783 she went to Southampton to be taught by a relative, Mrs. Cawley, but was brought home due to a local outbreak of disease. Two years ... See full bio »

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 2014 A Modern Persuasion (writer) (announced)
 2013 Death Comes to Pemberley (TV Mini-Series) (characters - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... (characters)
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... (characters)
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... (characters)
 2013 Doctors (TV Series) (inspired by the works of - 6 episodes)
- Remission (2013) ... (inspired by the works of - uncredited)
- Gemma (2013) ... (inspired by the works of - uncredited)
- Northanger Bungalow (2013) ... (inspired by the works of - uncredited)
- Charlotte's Web (2013) ... (inspired by the works of - uncredited)
- Austenland: Part Two (2013) ... (inspired by the works of - uncredited)
 2013 Pride & Prejudice & Zombies (Short) (characters)
 2013 Pride and Prejudice: Having a Ball (TV Movie documentary) (novel)
 2011 The Many Lovers of Miss Jane Austen (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 2011 Scents and Sensibility (novel "Sense and Sensibility")
 2011 From Prada to Nada (novel "Sense and Sensibility")
 2010/I Aisha (novel "Emma")
 2009 Emma (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (novel)
 2008 Lost in Austen (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (novel)
 2008 Miss Austen Regrets (TV Movie) (letters - uncredited)
 2008 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Sense and Sensibility (2008) ... (novel)
 2008 Sense & Sensibility (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (novel)
 2007 Persuasion (TV Movie) (novel)
 2007 Northanger Abbey (TV Movie) (novel)
 2007 Mansfield Park (TV Movie) (novel - uncredited)
 2007 Becoming Jane (letters)
 2006 Ellie & Marianne (novel "Sense & Sensibility")
 2005 Pride & Prejudice (novel)
 2004 Bride & Prejudice (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
 2003 Pride and Prejudice (novel)
 2002 The Real Jane Austen (TV Movie documentary) (letters)
 2000 I Have Found It (novel "Sense and Sensibility" - uncredited)
 1999 Mansfield Park (novel "Mansfield Park")
 1995-1998 Wishbone (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Pup Fiction (1998) ... (novel)
- Furst Impressions (1995) ... (novel)
 1996 Emma (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Emma (novel)
 1995 Sense and Sensibility (novel)
 1995 Pride and Prejudice (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (novel)
 1995 Persuasion (novel)
 1990 American Playhouse (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Sensibility and Sense (1990) ... (novel)
 1987 Screen Two (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Northanger Abbey (1987) ... (novel)
 1983 Mansfield Park (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... (novel)
  Sense and Sensibility (TV Mini-Series) (book - 6 episodes, 1981) (novel - 1 episode, 1981)
- Episode #1.7 (1981) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... (book)
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... (book)
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... (book)
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... (book)
 1980 Jane Austen in Manhattan (libretto Sir Charles Grandison) / (text Sir Charles Grandison, or The Happy Man)
 1980 Pride and Prejudice (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (novel)
 1972 Emma (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... (novel)
 1966-1972 Novela (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Persuasión (1972) ... (novel)
- La abadía de Northanger (1968) ... (novel)
- Emma (1967) ... (novel)
- Orgullo y prejuicio (1966) ... (novel)
 1971 Persuasion (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1971) ... (novel)
 1971 Sense and Sensibility (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Resolution (1971) ... (novel)
- Sisters in Misfortune (1971) ... (novel)
- A Parting and a Journey (1971) ... (novel)
- Farewell to Norland (1971) ... (novel)
 1967 Pride and Prejudice (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Destiny (1967) ... (novel)
- Elopement (1967) ... (novel)
- Prejudice (1967) ... (novel)
- Proposal (1967) ... (novel)
- Pride (1967) ... (novel)
 1961 De vier dochters Bennet (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Pride & Prejudice")
 1960-1961 Persuasion (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1961) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1961) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1961) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... (novel)
 1960 Camera Three (TV Series) (novel "Emma" - 1 episode)
- Jane Austen's Matchmaker (1960) ... (novel "Emma")
 1960 Emma (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1960) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1960) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1960) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1960) ... (novel)
 1959 Wagon Train (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Steele Family Story (1959) ... (: story source - uncredited)
 1958 Encounter (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Pride and Prejudice (1958) ... (novel)
 1958 Pride and Prejudice (TV Series) (novel)
 1957 Orgoglio e pregiudizio (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Pride and Prejudice" - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
  Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1957) (novel - 1 episode, 1956)
- Emma (1957) ... (story)
- Pride and Prejudice (1956) ... (novel)
 1954 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Emma (1954) ... (writer)
 1952 How Does It End? (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Northanger Abbey (1952) ... (novel)
  Pride and Prejudice (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1952) (novel - 2 episodes, 1952)
- Episode #1.6 (1952) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1952) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1952) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1952) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1952) ... (novel)
 1949-1950 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Sense and Sensibility (1950) ... (novel)
- Pride and Prejudice (1949) ... (novel)
 1948 Emma (TV Movie) (novel)
 1940 Pride and Prejudice (novel)
 1938 Pride and Prejudice (TV Movie) (book)
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Short Story: "The History of England: from the reign of Henry the 4th to the death of Charles the 1st". See more »

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[when asked why her heroines always flawed] Pictures of perfection make me sick and wicked. See more »

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Between 1900 and 1975, there were more than 60 radio, television and stage productions of Austen novels. The first film adaptation was in 1940. See more »

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