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Brian Hayles (1930–1978)

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Was a Birmingham schoolmaster when he began to write for television. See more trivia »

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(age 48)

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Known For

United!
United! Writer
(1965-1967)
Doctor Who
Doctor Who Writer
(1966-1974)
Arabian Adventure
(1979)
Warlords of the Deep
(1978)

Filmography

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 2013-2017 Doctor Who (TV Series) (characters: "Ice Warriors" - 2 episodes)
- Empress of Mars (2017) ... (characters: "Ice Warriors")
- Cold War (2013) ... (characters: "Ice Warriors")
 1979 Arabian Adventure (screenplay)
 1978 The Moon Stallion (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1978) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1978) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1978) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... (writer)
 1978 Warlords of the Deep (screenplay)
 1976 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Mind Beyond: Double Echo (1976) ... (writer)
  Doctor Who (TV Series) (by - 20 episodes, 1966 - 1972) (written by - 9 episodes, 1966 - 1974) (writer - 1 episode, 1966)
- The Monster of Peladon: Part Six (1974) ... (written by)
- The Monster of Peladon: Part Five (1974) ... (written by)
- The Monster of Peladon: Part Four (1974) ... (written by)
- The Monster of Peladon: Part Three (1974) ... (written by)
- The Monster of Peladon: Part Two (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 Barlow at Large (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Big Deal (1974) ... (writer)
 1973 The Regiment (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Setting In (1973) ... (writer)
 1973 Nothing But the Night (screenplay)
 1971-1972 Doomwatch (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Hair Trigger (1972) ... (writer)
- The Iron Doctor (1971) ... (writer)
  Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1971) (writer - 1 episode, 1969)
- Deathday (1971) ... (adaptation)
- 1+1=1.5 (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 Slim John (TV Series)
 1964-1969 Z Cars (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- All the Birds of the Air: Part 2 (1969) ... (writer)
- All the Birds of the Air: Part 1 (1969) ... (writer)
- A Matter of Give and Take (1965) ... (writer)
- Welcome Home, Jigger (1964) ... (writer)
 1968 Coronation Street (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.763 (1968) ... (writer)
 1968 Public Eye (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- There's No Future in Monkey Business (1968) ... (writer)
 1968 Packers End (TV Series) (script)
  United! (TV Series) (creator - 84 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (creator and story - 31 episodes, 1965 - 1967) (creator/writer - 31 episodes, 1965 - 1967)
- Episode #1.147 (1967) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.146 (1967) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.145 (1967) ... (creator and story) / (creator/writer)
- Episode #1.144 (1967) ... (creator and story) / (creator/writer)
- Episode #1.143 (1967) ... (creator and story) / (creator/writer)
 1965 The Wednesday Thriller (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Initiate (1965) ... (writer)
 1965 Legend of Death (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- The Death Switch (1965) ... (writer)
- The Black Return (1965) ... (writer)
- The Moving Maze (1965) ... (writer)
- Journey Into Danger (1965) ... (writer)
- The Golden Intruder (1965) ... (writer)
 1965 Jury Room (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Time to Speak (1965) ... (writer)
 1964 Swizzlewick (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- The Axe Falls (1964) ... (writer)
- An Important Discovery (1964) ... (writer)
- The Spider's Web (1964) ... (writer)
- The Value of Silence (1964) ... (writer)
- In for a Penny (1964) ... (writer)
 1963 Your World (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Prejudice (1963) ... (writer)
- Crime (1963) ... (writer)
- Work (1963) ... (writer)
- Living at Home (1963) ... (writer)
 1963 Suspense (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Last Race, Ginger Gentleman (1963) ... (writer)
 1962 The Badger Game (TV Movie) (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote for the Target Books "Doctor Who" TV tie-in range: "Doctor Who and the Curse of Peladon" (1975) and "Doctor Who and the Ice Warriors" (1976). See more »
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Trivia:

Wrote six stories for "Doctor Who" and created the Celestial Toymaker (1966), the Ice Warriors, introduced in 1967, and the feudal planet Peladon (setting for 'The Curse of Peladon' and its sequel 'The Monster of Peladon'). See more »

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