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Nicolas Freeling (1927–2003)


Author of police procedurals and thrillers, he invented the characters of Dutch policeman Inspector Piet Van der Valk, who solves crimes with his French wife Arlette, and Henri Castang, a veteran of the French National Police. See more trivia »

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  Van der Valk (TV Series) (24 episodes, 1972 - 1977) (originally created by - 3 episodes, 1991 - 1992)
- Proof of Life (1992) ... (originally created by)
- The Ties That Bind (1992) ... (originally created by)
- The Little Rascals (1991) ... (originally created by)
- Gold Plated Delinquents (1977) ... (creator)
- In Hazard (1977) ... (creator)
 1975 Pas de frontières pour l'inspecteur: Le bouc émissaire (TV Movie) (novel "Coup double")
 1973 Van der Valk und die Reichen (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 Because of the Cats (novel)
 1972 Van der Valk und das Mädchen (TV Movie) (novel "Gun Before Butter")
 1968 Amsterdam Affair (novel "Love in Amsterdam")

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According to his obituary in the Daily Express newspaper, his birth name was Nicholas Davidson. See more »

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