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Basil Appleby (1920–2016)

Basil Appleby was born on May 16, 1920 in London, England. He was a production manager and actor, known for The Lion in Winter (1968), 49th Parallel (1941) and The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972). He died on December 22, 2016 in Bad Ischl, Upper Austria, Austria. See full bio »
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The Lion in Winter
The Lion in Winter Production Manager
49th Parallel
49th Parallel Jahner
The Adventures of Black Beauty
The Adventures of Black Beauty Production Manager
Khartoum Production Manager


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 1994 Ebbtide (production manager)
 1990 Flair (TV Mini-Series) (production manager)
 1985 The Coca-Cola Kid (post-production supervisor)
 1982 Norman Loves Rose (production manager)
 1975 The Hiding Place (production supervisor)
 1972-1974 The Adventures of Black Beauty (TV Series) (production manager - 37 episodes)
- The Last Charge (1974) ... (production manager)
- The Escape (1974) ... (production manager)
- Pocket Money (1973) ... (production manager)
- Out of the Night (1973) ... (production manager)
- The Medicine Man (1973) ... (production manager)
 1969 Three Into Two Won't Go (production supervisor)
 1968 A Midsummer Night's Dream (production supervisor)
 1968 The Lion in Winter (production manager)
 1967 Two a Penny (production supervisor)
 1967 Those Fantastic Flying Fools (production manager)
 1966 Khartoum (unit manager)
 1965 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (unit manager - 3 episodes)
- The Three Lives of Thomasina: Part 3 (1965) ... (unit manager)
- The Three Lives of Thomasina: Part 2 (1965) ... (unit manager)
- The Three Lives of Thomasina: Part 1 (1965) ... (unit manager)
 1963 The Three Lives of Thomasina (unit manager)
 1962 The Traitors (production manager)
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With his wife, actress Anne Padwick, he is the father of Lucy Appleby and Suky Appleby, who have also acted, and the grandfather of actors Henry Lloyd-Hughes and Ben Lloyd-Hughes. Lives in Bad Ischl, Austria.

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