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Fred Hoyle (I) (1915–2001)

Fred Hoyle was born on June 24, 1915 in Bingley, Yorkshire, England as Frederick Hoyle. He was a writer, known for A for Andromeda (2006), A for Andromeda (1961) and The Andromeda Breakthrough (1962). He was married to Barbara Clark. He died on August 20, 2001 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England. See full bio »

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Known For

A for Andromeda
(2006)
A for Andromeda
(1961)
A come Andromeda
(1972)

Filmography

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 2006 A for Andromeda (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1972 A come Andromeda (TV Mini-Series) (novel "A for Andromeda" - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
 1962 The Andromeda Breakthrough (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Roman Peace (1962) ... (writer)
- Hurricane (1962) ... (writer)
- Storm Centres (1962) ... (writer)
- Azaran Forecast (1962) ... (writer)
- Gale Warning (1962) ... (writer)
  A for Andromeda (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1961) (story - 3 episodes, 1961)
- The Last Mystery (1961) ... (story)
- The Face of the Tiger (1961) ... (story)
- The Murderer (1961) ... (story)
- The Monster (1961) ... (writer)
- The Miracle (1961) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Rockets in URSA Major," was performed at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England with Sean Scully, Nicholas Selby, Peter Cellier, Mike Gambon, John Pickles, Philip Morant, Denise Coffey, Ronald Herdman, and John Woodvine in the cast. Peter Duguid was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Prof. Sir Fred Hoyle | Sir Fred Hoyle
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Personal Quote:

I don't see the logic of rejecting data just because they seem incredible." "... the establishment defends itself by complicating everything to the point of incomprehensibility. See more »

Trivia:

Astronomer and college professor. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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