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Michael Hirst was born on September 21, 1952 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Vikings (2013), The Tudors (2007) and Elizabeth (1998). See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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  1906 (screenplay) (announced)
  Vikings (TV Series) (written by - 29 episodes, 2013 - 2015) (created by - 10 episodes, 2015)
- The Dead (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Breaking Point (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- To the Gates! (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Paris (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Born Again (2015) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Camelot (TV Series) (9 episodes, 2011) (story - 1 episode, 2011)
- Reckoning (2011) ... (creator)
- The Battle of Bardon Pass (2011) ... (creator)
- Igraine (2011) ... (creator)
- The Long Night (2011) ... (creator)
- Three Journeys (2011) ... (creator)
 2007-2010 The Tudors (TV Series) (written by - 38 episodes)
- Death of a Monarchy (2010) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Secrets of the Heart (2010) ... (creator) / (written by)
- As It Should Be (2010) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Sixth and the Final Wife (2010) ... (creator) / (written by)
- You Have My Permission (2010) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age (written by)
 2005 Have No Fear: The Life of Pope John Paul II (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 2002 Il giovane Casanova (TV Movie)
 1998 Elizabeth (written by)
 1994 Uncovered (screenplay)
 1991 Meeting Venus (written by)
 1988 The Deceivers (screenplay)
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Grew up in Ilkley, was educated at Bradford Grammar School and attended the London School of Economics. Received a First Class Joint-Honours Degree in English and American Literature from the University of Nottingham and studied Henry James at Trinity College, Oxford. See more »

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