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David Edgar (I)

David Edgar was born on February 26, 1948 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England. He is a writer, known for Lady Jane (1986), The Jail Diary of Albie Sachs (1981) and Citizen Locke (1994). See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

Known For

Lady Jane
Lady Jane Writer
(1986)
Citizen Locke
Citizen Locke Writer
(1994)
Vote for Them
Vote for Them Writer
(1989)

Filmography

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 1994 Citizen Locke (TV Movie)
 1992 Screenplay (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Buying a Landslide (1992) ... (writer)
 1989 Vote for Them (TV Series) (script)
 1986 Lady Jane
 1982 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (TV Mini-Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (1982) ... (play)
- Part 1 (1982) ... (play)
 1981 The Jail Diary of Albie Sachs (TV Movie) (play)
 1974-1978 Play for Today (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Destiny (1978) ... (writer)
- Baby Love (1974) ... (writer)
 1973 Late Night Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Eagle Has Landed (1973) ... (writer)
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 1982 The 36th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Play
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He adapted Charles Dickens' novel, "Nicholas Nickelby", in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Roger Rees, Emily Richard, John Woodvine, Edward Petherbridge, Alun Armstrong, Lila Kaye, David Threlfall, Bob Peck and Christopher Benjamin in the cast. Trevor Nunn and John Caird ... See more »
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Won Broadway's 1982 Tony Award as author of Best Play winner "The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby." See more »

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