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Brian Friel (I)

Brian Friel was born on January 9, 1929 in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. He is a writer, known for Dancing at Lughnasa (1998), Philadelphia, Here I Come (1975) and Philadelphia, ich bin da! (1967). See full bio »
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Filmography

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 1998 Dancing at Lughnasa (play)
 1991 Fædre og sønner (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 The Loves of Cass Maguire (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Philadelphia, ich bin da! (TV Movie) (play)
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 1998 Dancing at Lughnasa (lyrics: "Will You Come to Abyssinia")
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 1993 From Ballybeg to Broadway (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 1988 The Evening Standard Drama Awards (TV Movie)
Himself
 1983 Brian Friel and Field Day (Documentary)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Faith Healer", was performed at the Turnaround Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, with Brad Armacost and Lia D. Mortensen in the cast. See more »

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Trivia:

He was awarded the Laurence Olivier BBC Award for Best Play in 1991 (1990 season) for "Dancing at Lughnasa" at the Royal National Theatre. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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