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Bryce Courtenay (1933–2012)

Bryce Courtenay was born on August 14, 1933 in Barberton, South Africa as Arthur Bryce Courtenay. He was a writer and producer, known for The Power of One (1992), Jessica (2004) and The Potato Factory (2000). He was married to Christine Gee and Benita Solomon. He died on November 22, 2012 in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. See full bio »

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Known For

The Power of One
Jessica Writer
The Potato Factory
Wisdom Himself


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 2004/I Jessica (TV Movie) (novel)
 2000 The Potato Factory (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
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- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (novel)
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 1992 The Power of One (novel)
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 2004/I Jessica (TV Movie) (executive producer)
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 1992 The Power of One (project consultant)
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 2012 Family Confidential (TV Series documentary)
- The Courtenays (2012) ... Himself
 2009 The 7PM Project (TV Series)
- Episode #1.98 (2009) ... Himself
 2008 Wisdom (Video documentary)

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In 1955, while he was studying journalism in London, he met his future wife, Benita, and eventually emigrated to Sydney, Australia. They married in 1959 but divorced in 2000. Together they had three sons - Brett, Adam and Damon. See more »

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