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Jeffrey Dell (1899–1985)

Only son of John Edward Dell and Gertrude Flowers of Shoreham-On-Sea. Trained as an articled clerk in his father's law firm Dell & Loader before signing up for the Royal Flying Corps in 1917. He was eventually invalided out of the service after a aeroplane crash in training. Trained as a solicitor, and practiced in Shoreham until getting his break ... See full bio »

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Known For

Man in a Cocked Hat
Queen of Crime
The Family Way
Sanders of the River


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 1966 The Family Way (adaptation)
 1965 Rotten to the Core (story and screenplay)
 1960 The Risk (additional scenes)
 1960 A French Mistress (screenplay)
 1960 Trouble in the Sky (additional dialogue)
 1959 As the Sea Rages (writer)
 1959 Hot Money Girl (from a story by)
 1959 Man in a Cocked Hat (original story) / (screenplay)
 1958 Happy Is the Bride (writer)
 1957 Lucky Jim (additional scenes and dialogue)
 1957 Brothers in Law (screenplay)
 1951 The Dark Man (written by)
 1948 It's Hard to Be Good (writer)
 1947 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Payment Deferred (1947) ... (story)
 1947 The Strange Case of Blondie White (TV Movie) (play "Blondie White")
 1943 The Flemish Farm (writer)
 1942 Thunder Rock (screenplay)
 1941 The Saint's Vacation (screenplay)
 1941 Footsteps in the Dark (from the play by)
 1941 John Smith Wakes Up (Short)
 1941 A Voice in the Night (screenplay and dialogue)
 1940 Spies of the Air (play Official Secret)
 1940 Now You're Talking (Short)
 1938 Queen of Crime (adaptation) / (dialogue) / (scenario)
 1938 Night Alone (additional dialogue) / (play)
 1937 Make-Up
 1937 I Married a Spy (dialogue)
 1935 Sanders of the River (adaptation)
 1934 The Firebird (adaptation: English play - as Jeffry Dell)
 1932 Payment Deferred (based upon the play by - as Jeffrey F. Dell)
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His play, "Night Alone," was performed at the Embassy Theatre in London, England with Richard Bird, Alexander Archdale, Julian Somers, and Anna Konstam in the cast.

Alternate Names:

Jeffrey F. Dell | Jeffry Dell | John Edward Flowers Dell

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