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Arnold Bennett (II) (1867–1931)

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He went to London originally to be a solicitor's clerk. After winning a literary competition, he became a full-time writer. He wrote short stories, novels, hit plays, and screenplays. See more trivia »

Died:

(age 63) in London, England, UK

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 1988 Sophia and Constance (TV Series) (novel "The Old Wives' Tale" - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... (novel "The Old Wives' Tale")
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... (novel "The Old Wives' Tale")
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... (novel "The Old Wives' Tale")
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... (novel "The Old Wives' Tale")
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... (novel "The Old Wives' Tale")
 1985 Anna of the Five Towns (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (novel)
 1976 Clayhanger (TV Series) ("Clayhanger" novels - 26 episodes)
- The Discovery (1976) ... ("Clayhanger" novels)
- Death and Dreams (1976) ... ("Clayhanger" novels)
- Fall from Glory (1976) ... ("Clayhanger" novels)
- Prisoners (1976) ... ("Clayhanger" novels)
- Dartmoor (1976) ... ("Clayhanger" novels)
 1971 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- Anna of the Five Towns (1971) ... (original story)
 1970 Whom God Hath Joined (TV Movie) (novel)
 1969 Imperial Palace (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Declaration (1969) ... (novel)
- Departures (1969) ... (novel)
- Negotiation (1969) ... (novel)
- Arrivals (1969) ... (novel)
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Mister Jack Hollins Against Fate (1968) ... (short story)
 1967 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Heroism of Thomas Chadwick (1967) ... (story)
 1966 Lord Raingo (TV Series) (novel "Lord Raingo" - 4 episodes)
- Fear (1966) ... (novel "Lord Raingo")
- Doubts (1966) ... (novel "Lord Raingo")
- Power (1966) ... (novel "Lord Raingo")
- The Offer (1966) ... (novel "Lord Raingo")
  BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (story - 1 episode, 1950)
- What the Public Wants (1959) ... (play)
- The Great Adventure (1958) ... (play)
- The Title (1950) ... (story)
 1959 Hilda Lessways (TV Series) (novels "Clayhanger" and "Hilda Lessways" - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... (novels "Clayhanger" and "Hilda Lessways")
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... (novels "Clayhanger" and "Hilda Lessways")
- Episode #1.4 (1959) ... (novels "Clayhanger" and "Hilda Lessways")
- Episode #1.3 (1959) ... (novels "Clayhanger" and "Hilda Lessways")
- Episode #1.2 (1959) ... (novels "Clayhanger" and "Hilda Lessways")
 1959 ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series) (story)
 1956 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series) (novel "Buried Alive" - 1 episode)
- The Great Adventure (1956) ... (novel "Buried Alive")
 1952 The Promoter (novel)
 1951 Milestones (TV Movie) (play)
 1949 Dear Mr. Prohack (novel "Mr. Prohack")
 1947 The Great Adventure (TV Movie) (play)
 1943 Holy Matrimony (novel "Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days")
 1939 The Great Adventure (TV Movie) (play)
 1933 His Double Life (novel "Buried Alive" & play "The Great Adventure")
 1929 Piccadilly (original screenplay)
 1927 Die Stadt der tausend Freuden (novel - as Arnold E. Bennett)
 1922 The Card (novel)
 1921 The Old Wives' Tale (novel)
 1921 Sacred and Profane Love (novel "The Book of Carlotta")
 1921 The Great Adventure (novel "Buried Alive")
 1920 Milestones (play)
 1918 Battling Jane (screenplay - as Arnold Bernot) / (story - as Arnold Bernot)
 1916 Milestones (play)
 1916 The Grand Babylon Hotel (original novel)
 1915 The Great Adventure (novel "Buried Alive")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote "The Honeymoon", produced on Broadway. Lyceum Theatre: 24 Feb 1913 (1 performance). Cast: George W. Anson, Laura Hope Crews, Howard Estabrook, William Frazan, Ernest Lawford, Sarah Cowell Le Moyne, Albert Reed, Frank Reicher, Richard Sterling. Produced by Stage Society of New York. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Arnold Bennet | Arnold E. Bennett | Arnold Bernot
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Trivia:

During his lifetime, his books sold in huge numbers, and he was a figure of great influence in politics and culture. He declined a knighthood for his service running the French propaganda department for the British government during WWI. See more »

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