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Donald James (I) (1931–2008)

Donald James was born on August 22, 1931 as Donald James Wheal. He was a writer and actor, known for Journey to the Far Side of the Sun (1969), My Partner the Ghost (1969) and The Limbo Line (1968). He died on April 28, 2008 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 76) in London, England, UK

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Known For

My Partner the Ghost
(1969-1970)
The Limbo Line
(1968)
The Champions
The Champions Writer
(1968-1969)

Filmography

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 1981 A Spy at Evening (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... (novel)
 1976-1977 Space: 1999 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Seance Spectre (1977) ... (writer)
- Journey to Where (1976) ... (writer)
- The Exiles (1976) ... (writer)
 1973 General Hospital (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.111 (1973) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.107 (1973) ... (writer)
  The Protectors (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 1972 - 1973) (screenplay - 2 episodes, 1972)
- Your Witness (1973) ... (writer)
- The Big Hit (1973) ... (writer)
- A Matter of Life and Death (1973) ... (writer)
- A Kind of Wild Justice (1972) ... (writer)
- The Quick Brown Fox (1972) ... (writer)
 1972-1973 The Adventurer (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- To the Lowest Bidder (1973) ... (writer)
- Somebody Doesn't Like Me (1973) ... (writer)
- Mr. Calloway Is a Very Cautious Man (1973) ... (writer)
- Skeleton in the Cupboard (1972) ... (writer)
- Poor Little Rich Girl (1972) ... (writer)
 1972 The Befrienders (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Next Patient, Please (1972) ... (writer)
- Dense Forest, Hungry Wolves (1972) ... (writer)
 1971-1972 Jason King (TV Series) (screenplay - 4 episodes)
- Chapter One: The Company I Keep (1972) ... (screenplay)
- The Stones of Venice (1972) ... (screenplay)
- Uneasy Lies the Head (1972) ... (screenplay)
- A Red Red Rose Forever (1971) ... (screenplay)
 1971-1972 The Persuaders! (TV Series) (screenplay by - 2 episodes)
- To the Death, Baby (1972) ... (screenplay by)
- The Man in the Middle (1971) ... (screenplay by)
 1971 Paul Temple (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Winner Takes All (1971) ... (writer)
 1970 UFO (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Kill Straker! (1970) ... (teleplay)
 1969-1970 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series) (screenplay - 11 episodes)
- You Can Always Find a Fall Guy (1970) ... (screenplay)
- Vendetta for a Dead Man (1970) ... (screenplay)
- It's Supposed to Be Thicker Than Water (1970) ... (screenplay)
- Money to Burn (1970) ... (screenplay)
- A Sentimental Journey (1970) ... (screenplay)
 1969 Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Submarine (1969) ... (written by)
 1969 The Secret Service (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Deadly Whisper (1969) ... (writer)
- A Question of Miracles (1969) ... (writer)
  Department S (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1969) (writer - 1 episode, 1969)
- The Shift That Never Was (1969) ... (screenplay)
- The Pied Piper of Hambledown (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 Joe 90 (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Trial at Sea (1969) ... (writer)
- Test Flight (1969) ... (writer)
- The Professional (1969) ... (writer)
  The Champions (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes, 1968 - 1969) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1968)
- Full Circle (1969) ... (writer)
- The Night People (1969) ... (writer)
- The Silent Enemy (1969) ... (writer)
- The Mission (1969) ... (writer)
- Twelve Hours (1968) ... (writer)
 1968-1969 The Saint (TV Series) (screenplay - 3 episodes)
- The World Beater (1969) ... (screenplay)
- The People Importers (1968) ... (screenplay)
- The Organisation Man (1968) ... (screenplay)
 1968 The Limbo Line (writer)
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Have Guns - Will Haggle (1968) ... (teleplay)
  The Man Who Never Was (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1966) (writer - 1 episode, 1966)
- To Kill an Albatross (1966) ... (story)
- Big Fish (1966) ... (writer)
 1966 Vendetta (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Lullaby Man (1966)
 1966 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.923 (1966) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.918 (1966) ... (writer)
 1966 This Man Craig (TV Series) (from a story by - 1 episode)
- Sticks and Stones (1966) ... (from a story by)
  Seaway (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1966) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1966)
- Dead Reckoning (1966) ... (writer)
- Maria (1966) ... (teleplay)
 1963-1966 No Hiding Place (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Lifer (1966) ... (writer)
- The Street (1965) ... (writer)
- One Good Man and True? (1965) ... (writer)
- Peggy (1963) ... (writer)
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Trademark:

His scripts often involved submarines

Star Sign:

Leo

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