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Alan Coren (1938–2007)

Alan Coren was born on June 27, 1938 in Hackney, London, England. He was a writer, known for Television Scrabble (1984), Call My Bluff (1997) and Grubstreet (1972). He was married to Anne Doris Kasriel. He died on October 18, 2007 in Camden, London. See full bio »

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Known For

Television Scrabble
Television Scrabble Himself - Host
(1984)
Call My Bluff
Call My Bluff Himself - Team Captain
(1997-2002)
Grubstreet
Grubstreet Writer
(1972)
Took and Co.
Took and Co. Writer
(1977)

Filmography

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 1981 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Arthur the Kid (1981) ... (novel)
 1978 The Losers (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Togetherness (1978) ... (writer)
- Sitting on a Goldmine (1978) ... (writer)
- All Down in Black and White (1978) ... (writer)
- Out of the Strong (1978) ... (writer)
- The Naming of Parts (1978) ... (writer)
 1977 Took and Co. (TV Series)
 1976 N.U.T.S. (TV Series) (script - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1976) ... (script)
- Episode #1.5 (1976) ... (script)
- Episode #1.4 (1976) ... (script)
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... (script)
- Episode #1.2 (1976) ... (script)
 1975 The Punch Review (TV Series)
 1973 Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
- The British Hero (1973) ... (written by)
 1972 Grubstreet (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Author of A Letter From Idi Amin.

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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Democracy consists of choosing your dictators after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear.

Trivia:

His nephew Michael Coren is a journalist in Canada. See more »

Trademark:

Knack for creating columns or jokes out of any situation

Star Sign:

Cancer

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