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Robin Hardy (I) (1929–2016)

Robin Hardy was born on October 2, 1929 in Surrey, England as Robin St. Clair Rimington Hardy. He was an actor and writer, known for The Wicker Man (1973), The Wicker Tree (2011) and The Fantasist (1986). He was married to Victoria. He died on July 1, 2016 in Reading, Berkshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Wicker Man
The Wicker Man Minister
The Wicker Tree
The Fantasist
The Fantasist Writer
Forbidden Sun
Forbidden Sun Writer


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 1978 Somebody's Daughter (TV Series)
Ben Winnicott
- The Wife Wants a Child (1978) ... Ben Winnicott
- It's a Mug's Game (1978) ... Ben Winnicott
- Proof Positive (1978) ... Ben Winnicott
- One Home, One Away. (1978) ... Ben Winnicott
- Bangarang (1978) ... Ben Winnicott
 1973 The Wicker Man
Minister (uncredited)
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 2011 The Wicker Tree (novel "Cowboys for Christ") / (written by)
 1989 Forbidden Sun (writer)
 1986 The Fantasist (writer)
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 1989 Forbidden Sun (executive producer)
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 2011 The Wicker Tree (music: "Trailer Trash Love", "The Wicker Tree Song")
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 2006 The Wicker Man (acknowledgment: original "The Wicker Man" director)
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 2013 Robin Hardy on 'The Wicker Man' (Video short)
 2009 Scotland on Screen (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Director
 2005 Cast & Crew (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Director
- The Wicker Man (2005) ... Himself - Director
 2001 Burnt Offering: The Cult of the Wicker Man (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 The Wicker Man Enigma (Video documentary short)
 1998 Ex-S (TV Series documentary)
- The Wicker Man (1998) ... Himself

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DVD commentary for The Wicker Man (1973) with Edward Woodward and Christopher Lee, moderated by Mark Kermode See more »

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He began his career in the 1960s in Canada and the US, where he directed episodes for "Esso World Theater", a program about cultures around the world. He found steady work in commercials and educational films. See more »

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