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Christopher Barry (III) (1925–2014)

Christopher Barry was born on September 20, 1925 in London. He was a director and producer, known for Doctor Who (1963), Z Cars (1962) and Compact (1962). He died on February 7, 2014 in Oxfordshire, England. See full bio »

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 2013 Ian Levine: Downtime Redux (Video) (co-director)
 2000 Myth Makers Vol. 50: Elisabeth Sladen (Video documentary)
 1995 Downtime (Video)
 1989 Dramarama (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mitchin' (1989)
 1984-1985 The Tripods (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Episode #2.4 (1985)
- Episode #2.3 (1985)
- Episode #2.2 (1985) ... (episodes 9-12 1984 and 1-4 and 11-12 1985)
 1981-1982 Juliet Bravo (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1982 Nanny (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- A Twist of Fate (1982)
 1978-1980 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Will to Live (1980)
- Be Prepared (1980)
- Hair of the Dog (1980)
- Merry Gentlemen (1978)
 1967-1978 Z Cars (TV Series) (35 episodes)
- Debris (1978)
- Local Knowledge (1975)
- Joanna (1974)
- Backwater (1973)
 1977 The Onedin Line (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Hard Life (1977)
 1977 Nicholas Nickleby (TV Mini-Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1977)
- Episode #1.5 (1977)
- Episode #1.4 (1977)
- Episode #1.3 (1977)
- Episode #1.2 (1977)
 1976 Angels (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Signals (1976)
- Solo (1976)
- Walkabout (1976)
- Home Sweet Home (1976)
- Weekend (1976)
 1975 Poldark (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1975)
- Episode #1.3 (1975)
- Episode #1.2 (1975)
- Episode #1.1 (1975)
 1974 The Carnforth Practice (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Adam (1974)
- Undue Influence (1974)
 1973 Moonbase 3 (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Achilles Heel (1973)
 1972 Love and Mr Lewisham (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Part 4 (1972)
- Part 3 (1972)
- Part 2 (1972)
- Part 1 (1972)
 1970-1971 Paul Temple (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Winner Takes All (1971)
- The Black Room (1970)
- Kill or Cure (1970)
 1969 The Doctors (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (1969)
- Episode #1.11 (1969)
- Episode #1.4 (1969)
- Episode #1.3 (1969)
 1968-1969 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Trespassers (1969)
- Walk in the Dark (1968)
 1969 Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Random Quest (1969)
 1967 The Further Adventures of the Musketeers (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Last Enemy (1967)
- Captured (1967)
- Hunted (1967)
- Treachery (1967)
- The Scaffold (1967)
 1967 St. Ives (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Journey's End (1967)
- Amersham Place (1967)
- Flora (1967)
 1966 Take a Pair of Private Eyes (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1966)
- Episode #1.5 (1966)
- Episode #1.4 (1966)
- Episode #1.3 (1966)
- Episode #1.2 (1966)
 1965 The Newcomers (TV Series)
 1965 The Flying Swan (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Stage Fever (1965)
- The Gold Rosette (1965)
- The Cupboard (1965)
- Company Property (1965)
- The Streets (1965)
 1964 Smuggler's Bay (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- On the Beach (1964)
- The Auction (1964)
- In the Vault (1964)
 1964 Ann Veronica (TV Movie)
 1963 No Cloak - No Dagger (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1963)
- Episode #1.5 (1963)
- Episode #1.4 (1963)
- Episode #1.3 (1963)
- Episode #1.2 (1963)
 1963 Moonstrike (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Last Act (1963)
 1962 Compact (TV Series) (21 episodes)
- Sparks Flying (1962)
- Setting a Trap (1962)
- French Leave (1962)
 1962 The Net (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Not Wanted on Voyage (1962) ... (uncredited)
- The Weekend Fliers (1962) ... (uncredited)
- Dover Relief (1962) ... (uncredited)
- Not for Peanuts (1962) ... (uncredited)
- A Date with Janie (1962) ... (uncredited)
 1958 Starr and Company (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Taken for a Ride (1958)
- Leave It to Me (1958)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provided a commentary for the Doctor Who DVD "The Brain of Morbius". See more »

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Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

He was the longest serving director on the original series of Doctor Who (1963), directing episodes over a duration of 16 years between 1963 and 1979. He was also one of only three directors (the others being Douglas Camfield and Lennie Mayne) to direct episodes starring all of the first four actors to play the Doctor in the series (William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee and Tom Baker). See more »

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Virgo

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