STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,559 this week

Geoffrey Chaucer (1343–1400)


Trivia:

According to some theories, including one advanced by historian (and Monty Python alum) Terry Jones, Chaucer was actually murdered by political opponents. See more trivia »

Died:

(age 57) in London, England

Thanksgiving With Our Favorite Sitcom Families

"The IMDb Show" breaks down the three best Thanksgiving TV episodes starring our favorite sitcom families.

See our top three

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 people
created 20 Jul 2011
 
a list of 64 people
created 25 Dec 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Geoffrey Chaucer's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Soundtrack
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (18 credits)
  A Company of Young Folk (inspired by the writings of) (announced)
 2013 Showreel (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Mandrew (2013) ... (written by - segment "Cold open sketch", as Chaucer, credit only)
 2007 In Search of Death (Short) (story)
 2003 Canterbury Tales (TV Mini-Series) (book "The Canterbury Tales" - 6 episodes)
- The Man of Law's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Pardoner's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Sea Captain's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Knight's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Wife of Bath (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
 1998-2000 The Canterbury Tales (TV Series) (stories - 3 episodes)
- The Journey Back (2000) ... (stories)
- Arriving at Canterbury (1998) ... (stories)
- Leaving London (1998) ... (stories)
 1990 Softly from Paris (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Le partenaire inattendu (1990) ... (short story)
 1981 Troilus & Cressida (TV Movie) (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - uncredited)
 1975 Trinity Tales (TV Series) (book "The Canterbury Tales" - 6 episodes)
- The Man of Law's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Wife of Batley's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Joiner's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Judy's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Fryer's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
 1972 The Canterbury Tales (book of short stories: The Canterbury Tales - as G. Chaucer)
 1969 Canterbury Tales (TV Series) (book - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (1969) ... (book)
 1966 Troilus and Cressida (TV Movie) (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - uncredited)
 1958 Chaucer's England (Short) (author of the original work)
 1956 Warner Brothers Presents (TV Series) (story "The Wife of Bath's Tale" - 1 episode)
- The Deadly Riddle (1956) ... (story "The Wife of Bath's Tale")
 1955 Conrad Nagel Theater (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Three Searchers (1955) ... (story)
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - 1 episode)
- Troilus and Cressida (1954) ... (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - uncredited)
 1949 Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (book "The Canterbury Tales" - 1 episode)
- The Pardoner's Tale (1949) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary) (writer: "Introduction to the Canterbury Tales" (poem))
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Playwright: "Canterbury Tales" (filmed as The Ribald Tales of Canterbury (1985)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

G. Chaucer | Chaucer
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Buried in Westminster Abbey's Poets' Corner. See more »

Contribute to This Page