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Ted Allan (I) (1916–1995)

Ted Allan was born on January 26, 1916 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as Allan Herman. He was a writer and actor, known for Love Streams (1984), Lies My Father Told Me (1975) and Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990). He was married to Kate Schwartz. He died on June 29, 1995 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1990 Bethune: The Making of a Hero (novel) / (screenplay)
 1984 Love Streams (play) / (screenplay)
 1980 Falling in Love Again (screenplay)
 1975 Lies My Father Told Me (screenplay) / (story)
  Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1969) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1961) (play - 1 episode, 1961)
- The Good Son (1969) ... (writer)
- The Money Makers (1961) ... (adaptation) / (play)
 1968 Half Hour Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Flowers at My Feet (1968) ... (writer)
 1967 The Legend of Pepito (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Love Story (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Divorce, Divorce (1964) ... (writer)
 1962 The Webster Boy (screenplay)
 1960 Lies My Father Told Me (screenplay) / (story)
 1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Legend of Pepito (1955) ... (play)
 1954 Willie the Squouse (TV Movie) (adapted for television by) / (book)
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 1975 Lies My Father Told Me
Mr. Baumgarten
 1959-1961 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
- The Money Makers (1961)
- On the Spot (1960)
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 1985 Bayo (script consultant)
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 1964 Bethune (Documentary) (acknowledgment)
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 1964 Bethune (Documentary)
Himself - Biographer
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Trivia:

Canadian-Jewish playwright and screenwriter. During the 1930's, worked in Montreal as a journalist for the leftist Canadian publication The Daily Clarion. In 1937, Allan joined the Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion to fight fascism during the Spanish Civil War.

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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