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Maeve Binchy (1940–2012)


Maeve Binchy was born on May 28, 1940 in Dalkey, Ireland. She was a writer, known for Italiensk for begyndere (2000), Circle of Friends (1995) and Tara Road (2005). She was married to Gordon Snell. She died on July 30, 2012 in Dublin, Ireland. See full bio »

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(age 72) in Dublin, Ireland

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Known For

Circle of Friends
(1995)
Tara Road
Tara Road Writer
(2005)
How About You...
(2007)

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 2007 How About You... (short story)
 2007 Anner House (TV Movie) (short story)
 2005 Tara Road (novel)
 2000 Italiensk for begyndere (based on her novel "Evening Class")
 1995 Circle of Friends (novel)
 1990 The Lilac Bus (TV Movie) (book)
 1988 Echoes (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 ... (novel)
 1978 Deeply Regretted By (TV Movie)
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 2011 Maeve Binchy: At Home in the World (TV Movie documentary)
Herself
 2007 4th Irish Film and Television Awards (TV Special)
Herself
 2001 Breakfast (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 27 April 2001 (2001) ... Herself
 2000 Kelly (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 13 October 2000 (2000) ... Herself
 1999 Open House (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Episode #3.1 (1999) ... Herself
 1997 Richard and Judy Exclusive (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #1.38 (1997) ... Herself

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Novel: The Glass Lake See more »

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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

On style: The whole art of life is knowing the right time to stay things.

Trivia:

In May 2010, it was revealed that Zentropa Productions officially acknowledged the plot similarities of Italiensk for begyndere (2000) to Maeve Binchy's novel "Evening Class". Danish writer-director Lone Scherfig obviously 'borrowed' part of her plot from the Irish novel. Binchy was not credited in the original release of the film as Zentropa had determined they were not in breach of copyright, ... See more »

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