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Peter Grimwade (1942–1990)

Peter Grimwade was born on June 8, 1942 as Henry Peter Grimwade. He is known for his work on Doctor Who (1963), The Onedin Line (1971) and Z Cars (1962). He died on May 15, 1990. See full bio »


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 1978-1980 All Creatures Great and Small (TV Series) (production assistant - 4 episodes)
- Pig in the Middle (1980) ... (production assistant)
- Every Dog His Day... (1980) ... (production assistant)
- Calf Love (1978) ... (production assistant)
- Horse Sense (1978) ... (production assistant)
 1979 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (TV Mini-Series) (production assistant - 7 episodes)
- Flushing Out the Mole (1979) ... (production assistant)
- Smiley Sets a Trap (1979) ... (production assistant)
- Tinker Tailor (1979) ... (production assistant)
- How It All Fits Together (1979) ... (production assistant)
- Smiley Tracks the Mole (1979) ... (production assistant)
 1970-1977 Doctor Who (TV Series) (production assistant - 25 episodes)
- Horror of Fang Rock: Part Four (1977) ... (production assistant)
- Horror of Fang Rock: Part Three (1977) ... (production assistant)
- Horror of Fang Rock: Part Two (1977) ... (production assistant)
- Horror of Fang Rock: Part One (1977) ... (production assistant)
- The Robots of Death: Part Four (1977) ... (production assistant)
 1975 Five Red Herrings (TV Mini-Series) (production assistant)
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 1986 Dramarama (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1980-1982 Doctor Who (TV Series) (16 episodes)
- Kinda: Part Four (1982)
 1979 The Omega Factor (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971 The Onedin Line (TV Series)
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 1986 Dramarama (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
 1982-1984 Doctor Who (TV Series) (by - 12 episodes)
- Planet of Fire: Part Four (1984) ... (by)
- Planet of Fire: Part Three (1984) ... (by)
- Planet of Fire: Part Two (1984) ... (by)
- Planet of Fire: Part One (1984) ... (by)
- Mawdryn Undead: Part Four (1983) ... (by)
 1969-1971 Z Cars (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Who's Your Friend?: Part 2 (1971) ... (writer)
- Who's Your Friend?: Part 1 (1971) ... (writer)
- A Quiet Sort of Lad: Part 2 (1970) ... (writer)
- A Quiet Sort of Lad: Part 1 (1970) ... (writer)
- Spare the Rod: Part 2 (1969) ... (writer)
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 2011 Dream Time: The Making of 'Kinda' (Video documentary short)
Himself - Director
 2009 All Aboard the Starliner: The Making of 'Full Circle' (Video documentary short)
 2003 Putting the Shock Into 'Earthshock' (Video documentary short)

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Wrote novels based upon the "Doctor Who" episodes Time-Flight, Mawdryn Undead and Planet of Fire.

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Was hired to direct 'Resurrection Of The Daleks' in Season 20 of "Doctor Who", but because of a BBC strike the story was moved into the next season. Matthew Robinson directed it instead.

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