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Carla Lane (1928–2016)

Carla Lane was born on August 5, 1928 in West Derby, Liverpool, Lancashire, England as Romana Barrack. She was a writer and producer, known for The Liver Birds (1969), Butterflies (1978) and Bless This House (1971). She was married to Arthur Hollins. She died on May 31, 2016 in Mossley Hill, Liverpool, Merseyside, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Liver Birds
(1971-1996)
Butterflies
Butterflies Writer
(1978-1983)
Bless This House
(1971-1974)
Bread
Bread Writer
(1986-1991)

Filmography

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 2005 The Last Laugh (TV Series)
 2000 Butterflies Reunion Special (TV Short)
  The Liver Birds (TV Series) (written by - 42 episodes, 1971 - 1996) (by - 33 episodes, 1971 - 1975) (series created by - 18 episodes, 1972 - 1975) (series devised by - 11 episodes, 1972)
- Moving Out (1996) ... (written by)
- Out of Hospital (1996) ... (written by)
- Going Into Hospital (1996) ... (written by)
- On the Town (1996) ... (written by)
- Spare That Tree! (1996) ... (written by)
 1995 Searching (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (written by)
 1993-1994 Luv (TV Series) (written by - 18 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.7 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.6 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (1994) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1994) ... (written by)
 1992 Screaming (TV Series) (written by - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1992) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (1992) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (1992) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (1992) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (1992) ... (written by)
 1986-1991 Bread (TV Series) (written by - 74 episodes)
- Episode #7.10 (1991) ... (written by)
- Episode #7.9 (1991) ... (written by)
- Episode #7.8 (1991) ... (written by)
- Episode #7.7 (1991) ... (written by)
- Episode #7.6 (1991) ... (written by)
 1989 A Night of Comic Relief 2 (TV Special) (uncredited)
 1985-1987 The Mistress (TV Series) (written by - 12 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.2 (1987) ... (written by)
 1985-1986 I Woke Up One Morning (TV Series) (written by - 12 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.2 (1986) ... (written by)
 1984-1985 Leaving (TV Series) (written by - 12 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1985) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (1985) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1985) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (1985) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.2 (1985) ... (written by)
  Butterflies (TV Series) (by - 27 episodes, 1978 - 1983) (written by - 1 episode, 1979)
- Loose Ends (1983) ... (by)
- Breaking Up (1983) ... (by)
- Calling (1983) ... (by)
- Cleaning Windows (1983) ... (by)
- Pot (1983) ... (by)
 1981-1983 The Last Song (TV Series) (written by - 13 episodes)
- Episode #2.7 (1983) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.6 (1983) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (1983) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1983) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (1983) ... (written by)
 1981-1982 Solo (TV Series) (by - 13 episodes)
- Episode #2.7 (1982) ... (by)
- Episode #2.6 (1982) ... (by)
- Episode #2.5 (1982) ... (by)
- Episode #2.4 (1982) ... (by)
- Episode #2.3 (1982) ... (by)
 1981 Liebe ist doof (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Die Sache mit Eberhard (1981) ... (writer)
 1979 Me You and Him (TV Movie)
 1979 Butterflies (TV Movie) (creator)
  Comedy Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode, 1975) (writer - 2 episodes, 1969 - 1974)
- No Strings (1974) ... (writer)
- The Liver Birds (1969) ... (writer)
 1975 Going, Going, Gone... Free? (TV Movie)
  Bless This House (TV Series) (writer - 20 episodes, 1971 - 1974) (written by - 4 episodes, 1971)
- Freedom Is (1974) ... (writer)
- You're Never Too Old to Be Young (1974) ... (writer)
- Who's Minding the Baby? (1974) ... (writer)
- And They Will Come Home (1974) ... (writer)
- Money Is the Root Of... (1974) ... (writer)
 1974 No Strings (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Look Before You Eat (1974) ... (writer)
- The Morning After the Party Before (1974) ... (writer)
- Is There a Patient in the House? (1974) ... (writer)
- Say It with a Flower (1974) ... (writer)
- Grow and Let Grow (1974) ... (writer)
 1972 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971 And Mother Makes Three (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Matchmakers (1971) ... (writer)
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In 1995 she was awarded the Royal Television Society for her Outstanding Contribution to British Television. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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