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Ben Jonson (1572–1637)

Benjamin Jonson was born 1571 as the posthumous son of a Protestant minister. His mother then moved him to Westminster, where she married a bricklayer. He attended a free parish school as a boy, and thanks to the sponsorship of the headmaster, was able to attend Westminster Grammar School. Unofortunately, Ben lost his scholarship and was forced to... See full bio »

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Sense and Sensibility
(1995)
The Honey Pot
The Honey Pot Writer
(1967)
The New World
The New World Soundtrack
(2005)
Pride
Pride Soundtrack
(2014)

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 2003 Volpone (TV Movie) (play)
 2000 Poetic Inspirations (Documentary) (poems)
 1996 Adventures from the Book of Virtues (TV Series) (poem "Truth" - 1 episode)
- Honesty (1996) ... (poem "Truth")
 1988 Il volpone (play)
 1983 A hallgatag hölgy (TV Movie)
 1978 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Volpone (1978) ... (play)
 1977 Volpone eli Kettu (TV Movie) (play "Volpone")
 1974 L'alchimiste (TV Movie)
 1974 Volpone (TV Movie)
 1973 Hora once (TV Series) (1 episode)
- El alquimista (1973)
 1971 De Alchemist (TV Movie)
 1970 Volpone (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Festival (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Volpone (1969) ... (writer)
  Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (1 episode, 1968) (play "Volpone" - 1 episode, 1967)
- El alquimista (1968)
- Volpone, el astuto (1967) ... (play "Volpone")
 1967 The Honey Pot (play "Volpone")
 1966 Volpone oder Der Fuchs (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Volpone (TV Movie) (play: "Volpone")
 1965 Volpone (TV Series) (play - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1965) ... (play)
- Episode #1.2 (1965) ... (play)
- Episode #1.1 (1965) ... (play)
 1965 Primera fila (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Volpone (1965) ... (play)
 1964 Camera Three (TV Series) (play "The Alchemist" - 1 episode)
- The Alchemist (1964) ... (play "The Alchemist")
 1964 Volpone (TV Movie) (play)
 1961 The Alchemist (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Volpone (1960) ... (play)
 1959 World Theatre (TV Mini-Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Volpone (1959) ... (play)
 1959 Der Alchimist (TV Movie) (play)
 1958 Volpone (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Teledrama (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Volpone (1957) ... (play)
 1948 Volpone (TV Movie) (play)
 1946 Don Simón de Lira (play "Volpone")
 1943 The Desperadoes (poem "To Celia" - uncredited)
 1941 Volpone (play)
 1933 Tiburón (play "Volpone")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Volpone," was performed in a Philadelphia Drama Guild production at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard, Louise Sorel, Christine Carter, Hugh Hurd, William Preston, Sue Farley, Don Kersey, Arnold Soboloff, Ed Flanders, Thomas Markus, Ted Thurston, Charles Hudson, ... See more »

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