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Richard Carpenter (I) (1929–2012)

Carpenter began as an actor, trained at the Old Vic Theatre School. After repertory work, he was first seen on screen playing character roles in television shows like Dixon of Dock Green (1955), as well as being regularly featured in Knight Errant Limited (1959) and The Citadel (1960). However, he became eventually dissatisfied with his acting ... See full bio »

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 2001 I Was a Rat (TV Movie)
 1999 The Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- A King's Ransom (1999) ... (written by)
- Valentin Gautier (1999) ... (written by)
- The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999) ... (written by)
 1995-1997 The Famous Five (TV Series) (screenplay - 5 episodes)
- Five Go to Billycock Hill: Part 1 (1997) ... (screenplay)
- Five Go to Billycock Hill: Part 2 (1997) ... (screenplay)
- Five Get into a Fix (1997) ... (screenplay)
- Five on a Hike Together (1996) ... (screenplay)
- Five Go to Smuggler's Top: Part 2 (1995) ... (screenplay)
 1997 True Tilda (TV Series) (screenplay)
 1996 Out of Sight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Impotance of Being Visible (1996) ... (writer)
 1993 The Return of the Borrowers (TV Series) (writer)
 1992 The Borrowers (TV Series)
 1991 The Winjin' Pom (TV Series)
 1989 Hannay (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Confidence Man (1989) ... (writer)
- Coup de grace (1989) ... (writer)
 1987 Pulaski: The TV Detective (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ten by Eight Glossy (1987) ... (writer)
 1987 Adventurer (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Utu, Part Two (1987) ... (creator)
- Utu, Part One (1987) ... (creator)
- Dragon Island, Part Two (1987) ... (creator)
- Dragon Island, Part One (1987) ... (creator)
- Sovay, Part Two (1987) ... (creator)
  Robin Hood (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1986) (writer - 11 episodes, 1984 - 1986) (created and written by - 8 episodes, 1984 - 1986)
- The Time of the Wolf: Part 2 (1986) ... (creator)
- The Time of the Wolf: Part 1 (1986) ... (created and written by)
- Rutterkin (1986) ... (creator) / (writer)
- The Pretender (1986) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Adam Bell (1986) ... (creator)
  Dick Turpin (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1980 - 1982) (writer - 25 episodes, 1979 - 1981) (screenplay - 2 episodes, 1981)
- The Secret Folk (1982) ... (creator)
- Dick Turpin's Greatest Adventure: Part 3 (1981) ... (screenplay)
- Dick Turpin's Greatest Adventure: Part 2 (1981) ... (screenplay)
 1981 Smuggler (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes)
- Straw Man: Part 2 (1981) ... (written by)
- Straw Man: Part 1 (1981) ... (written by)
- The Felon (1981) ... (written by)
- Hogshead (1981) ... (written by)
- Press Gang (1981) ... (written by)
 1980 The Boy from Space (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- In Danger! (1980)
- The Meteorite (1980)
- The Hold-Up (1980)
  The Famous Five (TV Series) (adapted by - 2 episodes, 1978) (writer - 1 episode, 1979)
- Five Run Away Together (1979) ... (writer)
- Five on a Hike Together (1978) ... (adapted by)
- Five Go Adventuring Again (1978) ... (adapted by)
  The Ghosts of Motley Hall (TV Series) (writer - 19 episodes, 1976 - 1978) (devised & written by - 1 episode, 1976)
- Narcissus Bullock's Bell (1978) ... (writer)
- Party Piece (1978) ... (writer)
- Skeleton in the Cupboard: Part 2 (1978) ... (writer)
- Skeleton in the Cupboard: Part 1 (1978) ... (writer)
- Ghost Writer (1978) ... (writer)
 1977 The King's Dragon (TV Series)
 1974 Cloud Burst (TV Series)
 1974 Look and Read (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cloud Burst: Part 1 - Out of Control (1974) ... (writer)
  The Adventures of Black Beauty (TV Series) (writer - 11 episodes, 1972 - 1974) (by - 1 episode, 1973) (written by - 1 episode, 1973)
- Where's Jonah? (1974) ... (writer)
- Pocket Money (1973) ... (by)
- The Medicine Man (1973) ... (writer)
- Mission of Mercy (1973) ... (writer)
- The Outcast (1973) ... (writer)
 1970-1971 Catweazle (TV Series) (writer - 26 episodes)
- The Thirteenth Sign (1971) ... (writer)
- The Magic Circle (1971) ... (writer)
- The Battle of the Giants (1971) ... (writer)
- The Walking Trees (1971) ... (writer)
- The Ghost Hunters (1971) ... (writer)
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