No photo available. Represent Dick King-Smith? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 52,833 this week

Dick King-Smith (1922–2011)

Dick King-Smith was born on March 27, 1922 in Bitton, Gloucestershire, England as Ronald Gordon King-Smith. He was a writer, known for Babe (1995), Babe: Pig in the City (1998) and The Water Horse (2007). He was married to Zona Bedding and Myrle King-Smith. He died on January 4, 2011 in Bath, Somerset, England. See full bio »

IMDb Picks: May

Of course Captain America: Civil War is on our radar this month. See other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 890 people
created 22 Jan 2012
 
a list of 138 people
created 11 months ago
 
list image
a list of 5176 people
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 40 people
created 3 weeks ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Dick King-Smith's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (7 credits)
 2007 The Water Horse (book "The Water Horse")
  The Queen's Nose (TV Series) (original novel - 30 episodes, 1998 - 2003) (novel - 2 episodes, 1995) (books - 1 episode, 1996)
- Episode #7.6 (2003) ... (original novel)
- Episode #7.5 (2003) ... (original novel)
- Episode #7.4 (2003) ... (original novel)
- Episode #7.3 (2003) ... (original novel)
- Episode #7.2 (2003) ... (original novel)
 1999 Foxbusters (TV Series) (characters - 1999)
 1998 Babe: Pig in the City (characters)
 1993-1996 Harry's Mad (TV Series) (original novel - 35 episodes)
- The Vegetable Show (1996) ... (original novel)
- Gambling Is a Risky Business (1996) ... (original novel)
- Spooks (1996) ... (original novel)
- Mad's Hat Trick (1996) ... (original novel)
- Stark Raving Mad (1996) ... (original novel)
 1995 Babe (novel "The Sheep Pig")
  Jackanory (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1984 - 1993) (writer - 4 episodes, 1990)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (3 credits)
 1985 Pob's Programme (TV Series)
Himself
 1983 Rub-a-Dub-Tub (TV Series documentary)
Presenter, wildlife sections
 1979 The Book Tower (TV Series)
Himself - Presenter
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Much as I love 'The Wind in the Willows' and the works of Beatrix Potter, I never dress my animals in clothes. They behave as animals should behave, with the exception that they open their mouths and speak the queen's English.

Trivia:

He was a prolific writer, with more than 100 books since 1978. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Message Boards

Recent Posts
the new film based on his book the water horse raven_2751
Discuss Dick King-Smith on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page