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William Boyd (II)

William Boyd was born on March 7, 1952 in Accra, Ghana as William Andrew Murray Boyd. He is a writer and producer, known for The Trench (1999), Chaplin (1992) and Any Human Heart (2010). See full bio »
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Known For

The Trench
The Trench Writer
Chaplin Writer
Any Human Heart
A Good Man in Africa


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  The Captain and the Enemy (script writer) (announced)
  The Galapagos Affair (screenplay) (announced)
 2014 Patient 39 (Short) (original story)
 2012 Restless (TV Movie) (by)
  Any Human Heart (TV Series) (novel "Any Human Heart" - 4 episodes, 2010) (screenplay - 4 episodes, 2010)
- Episode #1.4 (2010) ... (novel "Any Human Heart") / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... (novel "Any Human Heart") / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (novel "Any Human Heart") / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (novel "Any Human Heart") / (screenplay)
 2009 10 Minute Tales (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Three Kings (2009) ... (written by)
 2005 Man to Man
  Armadillo (TV Series) (novel "Armadillo" - 3 episodes, 2001) (screenplay - 3 episodes, 2001)
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... (novel "Armadillo") / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... (novel "Armadillo") / (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... (novel "Armadillo") / (screenplay)
 2001 Sword of Honour (TV Movie)
 1999 The Trench (writer)
 1994 A Good Man in Africa (novel) / (screenplay)
 1992 Chaplin (screenplay)
 1988 Stars and Bars (novel) / (screenplay)
 1987 Scoop (TV Movie) (adapted by)
 1985 Dutch Girls (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1983 Good and Bad at Games (TV Movie)
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The cinema is a world of constraints and parameters and barriers, while the world of writing a novel is freedom. See more »


Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, Vol. 131, pages 34-40. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005. See more »

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