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Michael J. Bird (1928–2001)

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Known For

Maelstrom
Maelstrom Writer
(1985)
Out of the Shadows
(1988)
The Lotus Eaters
(1972)

Filmography

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 1988 Out of the Shadows (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1986 West of Paradise (TV Movie)
 1985 The Winning Streak (TV Mini-Series) (creator - 6 episodes)
- No Mistakes (1985) ... (creator)
- Unexpected Legacy (1985) ... (creator)
- Trial Run (1985) ... (creator)
- Hot Prospects (1985) ... (creator)
- Hollow Victory (1985) ... (creator)
 1985 Maelstrom (TV Mini-Series)
 1984 Fox Mystery Theater (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- In Possession (1984) ... (writer)
 1983 The Outsider (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Wound for Wound (1983) ... (writer)
- The Homecoming (1983) ... (writer)
- Vacant Possession (1983) ... (writer)
- A Question of Judgement (1983) ... (writer)
- The Legacy (1983) ... (writer)
 1983 The Dark Side of the Sun (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Harvest of Fear (1983) ... (writer)
- The Summoning (1983) ... (writer)
- The Face of Asmodeus (1983) ... (writer)
- No Stranger by Night (1983) ... (writer)
- A Time Out of Mind (1983) ... (writer)
 1983 The Fourth Arm (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (1983) ... (writer)
 1979 Secret Army (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bridgehead (1979) ... (writer)
 1979 The Aphrodite Inheritance (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- To Touch a Rainbow (1979) ... (writer)
- The Eyes of Love (1979) ... (writer)
- Said the Spider to the Fly (1979) ... (writer)
- Come Into My Parlour (1979) ... (writer)
- A Friend in Need (1979) ... (writer)
  Who Pays the Ferryman? (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1977) (creator - 1 episode, 1977)
- The Daughters of Themis (1977) ... (writer)
- Return to Yesterday (1977) ... (creator) / (writer)
 1976 The Expert (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Family Affair (1976) ... (writer)
 1975 Quiller (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Safe Conduct (1975) ... (writer)
- The Price of Violence (1975) ... (writer)
  Special Branch (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1974) (written by - 1 episode, 1974)
- Something About a Soldier (1974) ... (writer)
- Stand and Deliver (1974) ... (written by)
- Double Exposure (1974) ... (writer)
 1973 Arthur of the Britons (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- In Common Cause (1973) ... (story)
 1973 Warship (TV Series) (writer)
  The Lotus Eaters (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode, 1972) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1972)
- A Cold Wind from the North (1972) ... (creator) / (screenplay)
 1971 The Onedin Line (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Salvage (1971) ... (writer)
  Brett (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1971) (writer - 2 episodes, 1971)
- The Hollow Men (1971) ... (writer)
- A Whole New World (1971) ... (writer)
 1971 Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Uninvited (1971) ... (writer)
- To Lay a Ghost (1971) ... (writer)
 1971 Paul Temple (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Night Train (1971) ... (writer)
 1969 Hadleigh (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- A Memory of Time Past (1969) ... (as Michael Bird)
- Some You Win Some You Lose (1969) ... (as Michael Bird)
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Murder: The Blood Relation (1969) ... (writer)
  Journey to the Unknown (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1968 - 1969) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1968)
- The Madison Equation (1969) ... (writer)
- Girl of My Dreams (1968) ... (teleplay)
- Somewhere in a Crowd (1968) ... (writer)
 1968 Mr. Rose (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Jolly Good Fellow (1968) ... (writer)
- The Unlucky Dip (1968) ... (writer)
 1967 The Informer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Keep off the Grass (1967) ... (writer)
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Judgement Day (1965) ... (story - as Michael Bird)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Michael Bird
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Personal Quote:

My object in life, through writing, is to entertain people and make people forget their problems.

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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