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Peter Firmin

Known as the creator of TV's Basil Brush and for his collaborations (as writer/producer/director/animator) with Oliver Postgate (he and Postgate set up 'Smallfilms' in 1958 and produced such children's classics as Noggin the Nog (1959), The Clangers (1969), Bagpuss (1974) and Ivor the Engine (1975). His daughter Emily Firmin played the part of the... See full bio »

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Ivor the Engine
Ivor the Engine Producer
Bagpuss Writer
Ivor the Engine
Ivor the Engine Producer
The Basil Brush Show


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  Clangers (TV Series) (executive producer and design consultant - 26 episodes, 2015) (executive producer - 18 episodes, 2016)
- Things (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Building Bridges (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Blob (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Discovery (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The Wols (2016) ... (executive producer)
 1986 Pinny's House (TV Series) (producer)
 1979 Noggin the Nog (TV Series) (producer)
 1975 Ivor the Engine (TV Series) (producer)
 1965 Pogle's Wood (TV Series) (producer)
 1961 Small Time (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Dog-Watch (1961) ... (producer)
 1960 Little Laura (TV Series) (producer)
 1959 Noggin the Nog (TV Series) (producer)
 1959 Ivor the Engine (TV Series) (producer)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (7 credits)
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Father of Charlotte Firmin and Emily Firmin.

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