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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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Known For

Pride & Prejudice
(2005)
Sense and Sensibility
(1995)
Becoming Jane
Becoming Jane Writer
(2007)
Emma
Emma Writer
(1996)

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 2016 Love & Friendship (based on her novella "Lady Susan")
 2016 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Quirk Books novel)
 2016 Scenes, Moments, Characters (TV Mini-Series)
 2015 Northbound (TV Series) (novel - 37 episodes)
- A Surprise (2015) ... (novel)
- Jamie the Christmas Fairy (2015) ... (novel)
- Snowflake Overload (2015) ... (novel)
- Finals (2015) ... (novel)
- In the Middle (2015) ... (novel)
 2013-2014 Emma Approved (TV Series) (novel "Emma" - 69 episodes)
- After All (2014) ... (novel "Emma")
- A Little Less Conversation (2014) ... (novel "Emma")
- At Last (2014) ... (novel "Emma")
- Strange Days (2014) ... (novel "Emma")
- The Boy Is Mine (2014) ... (novel "Emma")
 2014 Sanditon (story)
 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)
 2012 The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (TV Series) (novel "Pride and Prejudice" - 27 episodes)
- Mom's Convoluted Plan (2012) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Vidcon Interruption (2012) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Jane's Back and Mom Isn't Happy (2012) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- One Sister Behind (2012) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
- Questions and Answers #2 (2012) ... (novel "Pride and Prejudice")
 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")
 2010 Nesmrtelní (TV Mini-Series) (book)
 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 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Sense and Sensibility: Part 1 (2008) ... (novel)
 2008 Miss Austen Regrets (TV Movie) (letters - uncredited)
 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)
 1987-1995 Screen Two (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Persuasion (1995) ... (novel)
- Northanger Abbey (1987) ... (novel)
 1990 American Playhouse (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Sensibility and Sense (1990) ... (novel)
 1983 Mansfield Park (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode Six (1983) ... (novel)
- Episode Five (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 - 17 episodes)
- Persuasión (1972) ... (novel)
- La abadía de Northanger X (1968) ... (novel)
- La abadía de Northanger IX (1968) ... (novel)
- La abadía de Northanger VIII (1968) ... (novel)
- La abadía de Northanger VII (1968) ... (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)
 1961-1962 De vier dochters Bennet (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Pride & Prejudice" - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1962) ... (novel "Pride & Prejudice")
- Episode #1.5 (1962) ... (novel "Pride & Prejudice")
- Episode #1.4 (1962) ... (novel "Pride & Prejudice")
- Episode #1.3 (1961) ... (novel "Pride & Prejudice")
- Episode #1.2 (1961) ... (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 Mini-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 - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1958) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1958) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1958) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1958) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1958) ... (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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[when asked why her heroines always flawed] Pictures of perfection make me sick and wicked. See more »

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Her brother Edward's descendant married the daughter of Louis Mountbatten (aka Lord Mountbatten; assassinated in 1979 by the IRA), who in turn was a descendant of Queen Victoria. See more »

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