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Owen Holder (1921–2016)

Owen Holder was born on March 18, 1921 in Southgate, London, England as Owen Thomas Hardy Holder. He was a writer and actor, known for The Doctors (1969), Skyport (1959) and Anoop and the Elephant (1972). He was married to Joan Gladys Olley and Joyce Cummings. He died on June 26, 2016 in Hereford, Herefordshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Doctors
The Doctors Writer
(1970-1971)
Skyport
Skyport Writer
(1959-1960)
Ways with Words
(1967)

Filmography

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 1976 Hadleigh (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Film Story (1976) ... (writer)
 1973 The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1970-1971 The Doctors (TV Series) (18 episodes)
- Episode #1.142 (1971)
- Episode #1.141 (1971)
- Episode #1.130 (1971)
- Episode #1.129 (1971)
- Episode #1.116 (1971)
 1970 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dorrity (1970) ... (writer)
 1969 The Wednesday Play (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Child and a Half (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Random Quest (1969) ... (adaptation)
 1967 Ways with Words (TV Series) (adaptation)
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (1 episode, 1966) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1963) (adapted for television by - 1 episode, 1961)
- All My Loving (1966)
- Double Yolk (1963) ... (adaptation)
- The Girl on the Via Flaminia (1961) ... (adapted for television by)
 1966 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) (dramatisation - 1 episode)
- Case Suspended (1966) ... (dramatisation)
 1966 Mystery and Imagination (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- The Lost Stradivarius (1966) ... (adaptation)
 1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Calculated Risk (1965) ... (writer)
 1963 It Happened Like This (TV Series) (adaptation - 2 episodes)
- Three of a Kind (1963) ... (adaptation)
- Coincidence (1963) ... (adaptation)
  Tales of Mystery (TV Series) (adapted for television by - 2 episodes, 1961 - 1962) (adaptation for television - 1 episode, 1961)
- The Call (1962) ... (adapted for television by)
- The Tradition (1961) ... (adapted for television by)
- The Promise (1961) ... (adaptation for television)
 1961 Harpers West One (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 Knight Errant Limited (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1960 Skyport (TV Series) (writer - 12 episodes)
- Episode #1.52 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.49 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.45 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.42 (1960) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.31 (1960) ... (writer)
 1959 The Four Just Men (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- National Treasure (1959) ... (screenplay)
 1959 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- The Devil You Don't Know (1959) ... (screenplay)
 1953 Wednesday Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Practical Jokers (1953) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Christopher Taylor's adaptation of Henry James' novel, "The Wings of the Dove", at the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Susannah York, James Donald, Wendy Hiller, Elspeth March and Gene Anderson in the cast. Frith Banbury was the director. See more »
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On the shortlist for Chester (Harry Lockhart) in Once More With Feeling

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