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Michael Gilbert (I) (1912–2006)

Michael Gilbert was born on July 17, 1912 in Billinghay, Lincolnshire, England. He was a writer, known for The Men from Room 13 (1959), Breakout (1959) and Das tödliche Patent (1963). He was married to Roberta Marsden and Roberta Mary Marsden. He died on February 8, 2006 in London, England. See full bio »

Died:

(age 93) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Men from Room 13
(1959-1961)
Breakout
Breakout Writer
(1959)
Das tödliche Patent
(1963)
Guilty?
Guilty? Writer
(1956)

Filmography

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  Great Mysteries (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1974) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1973)
- Where There Is a Will (1974) ... (written by - as Michael Francis Gilbert)
- Money to Burn (1973) ... (adaptation - as Michael Francis Gilbert)
 1971 Misleading Cases (TV Series) (television adaptation - 6 episodes)
- Regina Versus Sagittarius (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- How Free Is a Freeman? (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- A Tiger in Your Bank (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- The Sitting Bird (1971) ... (television adaptation)
- What Is a Snail? (1971) ... (television adaptation)
 1971 Hadleigh (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Sealed Offer (1971) ... (writer)
 1966 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Undue Influence (1966) ... (writer)
 1965 The Third Man (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Trial of Harry Lime (1965) ... (writer)
 1965 The Mind of the Enemy (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- The Fatal Slip (1965) ... (writer)
- Process of Elimination (1965) ... (writer)
- A Forcing Bid (1965) ... (writer)
- The Trap (1965) ... (writer)
- The New Member (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Blackmailing of Mr S (1964) ... (writer)
 1963 Zero One (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Louder Than Nightingales (1963) ... (story)
 1963 Das tödliche Patent (TV Movie) (novel)
 1961-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Trial Run (1963)
- A Clean Kill (1961)
 1962 Drama 61-67 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Drama '62: The Betrayers (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 The Verdict Is Yours (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bardolino v Duxford (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 Kello pysähtyi (TV Mini-Series) (play - 3 episodes)
- Kolmas jakso (1962) ... (play)
- Toinen jakso (1962) ... (play)
- Ensimmäinen jakso (1962) ... (play)
 1962 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Perfect Accident (1962) ... (story)
 1959-1961 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series) (writer - 25 episodes)
- The Man Who Made Trouble: Part 3 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Man Who Made Trouble: Part 2 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Man Who Made Trouble: Part 1 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Man Who Made Things Go: Part 2 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Man Who Made Things Go: Part 1 (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 The Unstoppable Man (novel "Amateur in Violence" - as Michael Francis Gilbert)
 1960 Theatre Night (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- A Clean Kill (1960) ... (play)
 1959 No Hiding Place (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Left His Coat (1959) ... (writer)
 1959 Dangerous Ice (TV Movie) (writer)
 1959 Blackmail Is So Difficult (TV Movie)
 1959 Breakout (novel)
  Fair Game (TV Series) (1 episode, 1958) (writer - 5 episodes, 1958)
- The House in Warren Square (1958) ... (writer)
- The Carleon Country Club (1958) ... (writer)
- The Black Cat (1958) ... (writer)
- Saint Asaph's School for Boys (1958) ... (writer)
 1958 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 Wideawake (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- All Ends Meet at Watersmeet (1957) ... (writer)
- Visitors to the British Museum (1957) ... (writer)
- In Search of Wideawake (1957) ... (writer)
- Cork Is Drawn (1957) ... (writer)
- Digging for Evidence (1957) ... (writer)
 1956-1957 The Crime of the Century (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Century Closes (1957) ... (writer)
- The Century Opens (1956) ... (writer)
- Major Trump (1956) ... (writer)
- Taffy (1956) ... (writer)
- Abbie (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Guilty? (novel "Death Has Deep Roots")
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Alternate Names:

Michael Francis Gilbert
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Trivia:

He was captured by the Germans in North Africa and was transferred to Italy where he jumped from a POW train with a friend, Lt Tony Davies. Both were later recaptured and moved to an officer's camp in the Po valley. See more »

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