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Charles Frend (1909–1977)

British director Charles Frend started his film career as an editor, and worked on several Alfred Hitchcock films, including Secret Agent (1936) and The Girl Was Young (1937). He later worked for MGM at Elstree Studios, where he edited such films as A Yank at Oxford (1938) and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939). He made his directorial debut in 1942 and ... See full bio »


(age 67) in London, England, UK

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 1968 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jigsaw Man (1968)
 1967 The Sky Bike
 1963 The Sentimental Agent (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Express Delivery (1963)
- All That Jazz (1963)
 1963 Torpedo Bay
 1963 Zero One (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Man of the World (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Highland Story (1962)
 1960-1961 Danger Man (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Find and Destroy (1961)
- The Brothers (1961)
- The Honeymooners (1961)
 1959-1961 Rendezvous (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Dodo (1960)
- Markheim (1959)
- The Magic Touch (1959)
 1959-1960 Interpol Calling (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Mr. George (1960)
- Diamond S.O.S. (1959)
- The Long Weekend (1959)
 1957 All at Sea
 1956 The Third Key
 1954 Lease of Life
 1953 The Cruel Sea
 1950 The Magnet
Show Show Editor (18 credits)
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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C.H. Frend | C. Frend

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