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Roger MacDougall (1910–1993)

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Scottish playwright, who first entered films as a composer, later moved to Ealing, notably as screenwriter of "The Man in the White Suit" (1952 Oscar nomination) and "The Gentle Gunman", based on his own plays. In the 1940's, also wrote and directed documentaries for his own company Merlin. See more trivia »

Died:

(age 82) in Northwood, England, UK

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Filmography

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 1981 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play "To Dorothy a Son" - 1 episode)
- Trésor (1981) ... (play "To Dorothy a Son")
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
 1959 A Touch of Larceny (screenplay)
 1959 The Mouse That Roared (screenplay)
 1956 The Buccaneers (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Before the Mast (1956) ... (writer)
- The Ladies (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- MacAdam and Eve (1956) ... (play)
 1955 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Facts of Life (1955) ... (writer)
 1955 Escapade (play)
 1954 Cash on Delivery (play)
 1954 Vivian venter sig (TV Movie) (play)
 1954 Eskapade (TV Movie) (play)
 1952 The Gentle Gunman (play) / (screenplay - as Roger Macdougall)
 1951 The Man in the White Suit (play) / (screenplay)
 1951 River of Steel (Short)
 1950 The Gentle Gunman (TV Movie) (play)
 1948 Designing Women (Documentary short) (written by)
 1945 6 Little Jungle Boys (Short) (screenplay - uncredited)
 1944 The Man on the Beat (Documentary short)
 1943 Highland Doctor (Short) (dialogue)
 1943 The Bells Go Down (writer)
 1942 The Foreman Went to France (uncredited)
 1940 Dangerous Comment (Short)
 1940 Now You're Talking (Short)
 1939 Cheer Boys Cheer (writer)
 1939 Let's Be Famous (writer)
 1938 King of the Congo (TV Movie)
 1938 Pest Pilot (TV Movie)
 1938 This Man Is News (writer)
 1938 They're Off! (TV Movie)
 1937 Bombs Over London (original story)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Cash on Delivery," was performed at the Whitehall Theatre in London, England with Bradley Walsh, Tracie Bennett, Nick Wilton, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Anita Graham, and Jean Fergusson in the cast. Ray Cooney was director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Roger Macdougall
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Cousin of Alexander Mackendrick See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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