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John Jakes was born on March 31, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for The Bastard (1978), The Seekers (1979) and The Rebels (1979). See full bio »
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 1994 Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Heaven and Hell" - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (novel "Heaven and Hell")
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (novel "Heaven and Hell")
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (novel "Heaven and Hell")
 1986 North and South, Book II (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Love and War" - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1986) ... (novel "Love and War")
- Episode #1.5 (1986) ... (novel "Love and War")
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... (novel "Love and War")
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... (novel "Love and War")
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... (novel "Love and War")
 1985 North and South (TV Mini-Series) (from the novel by - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... (from the novel by)
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... (from the novel by)
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... (from the novel by)
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (from the novel by)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (from the novel by)
 1979 The Seekers (TV Movie) (novel)
 1979 The Rebels (TV Movie) (novel)
 1978 The Bastard (TV Movie) (novel "The Bastard")
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 1994 Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (TV Mini-Series)
Narrator
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1979 The Seekers (TV Movie)
Alex Elphinstone
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 2004 The History of North and South (Video documentary short) (special thanks)
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 2004 The History of North and South (Video documentary short)
Himself - Author
 1989 Today (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 5 September 1989 (1989) ... Himself
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Other Works:

Besides his historical novels, in the 1960s Jakes wrote several Man from U.N.C.L.E. novellas for the Man from U.N.C.L.E. Magazine, under a pseudonym. See more »

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Trivia:

When they appeared on the 1950s game show "Beat The Clock", John Jakes and his wife Rachel won the Jackpot prize, a Sylvania television set. See more »

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