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Alan Melville (I) (1910–1983)

Alan Melville was born on April 9, 1910 in Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England. He was a writer and actor, known for Castle in the Air (1952), Misleading Cases (1967) and Simon and Laura (1955). He died on December 23, 1983 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1977 Paradise Island (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Here Is the News (1977) ... (writer)
 1975 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Demandez Vicky (1975) ... (story)
 1970 Der Minister und die Ente (TV Movie)
 1970 Finder, bitte melden (TV Movie) (play comedy)
  Comedy Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode, 1966) (writer - 1 episode, 1970)
- Haven of Rest (1970) ... (writer)
 1969 ITV Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mixed Foursome (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 The Very Merry Widow and How (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- How Far Can We Go? (1969) ... (writer)
 1967-1968 Misleading Cases (TV Series) (television adaptation - 13 episodes)
- Who Gives This Woman (1968) ... (television adaptation)
- The Tax on Virtue (1968) ... (television adaptation)
- Ill Met by Sunlight (1968) ... (television adaptation)
- Right of Way (1968) ... (television adaptation)
- The Major and the Mynah (1968) ... (television adaptation)
 1968 According to Dora (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Home and Beauty (1968) ... (writer)
- Commerce and the Consumer (1968) ... (writer)
- Entertainment (1968) ... (writer)
 1968 Beryl Reid Says Good Evening (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1968) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1968) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1968) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1968) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1968) ... (writer)
 1967 The Very Merry Widow (TV Series)
 1967 Before the Fringe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.8 (1967) ... (writer)
 1967 The Whitehall Worrier (TV Series) (creator)
 1966 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Simon and Laura (1966) ... (play)
 1964 Thursday Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Simon and Laura (1964) ... (writer)
 1962 Raise Your Glasses (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1962)
 1960 Simon ja Laura (TV Movie) (play)
  Hotel Imperial (TV Series) (1 episode, 1958) (writer - 4 episodes, 1958 - 1960)
- Changes in the Staff (1960) ... (writer)
- The Leopardess in 424 (1960) ... (writer)
- The Rivals in the Rockingham Suite (1960) ... (writer)
- The Ghost in 312 (1958) ... (writer)
 1960 Simon och Laura (TV Movie)
 1959 A-Z (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1957 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mrs. Willie (1957)
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955 Simon og Laura (TV Movie) (play "Simon and Laura")
 1955 Simon and Laura (story)
 1952 Hot Ice (play "A Weekend at Thrackley")
 1952 Derby Day (additional dialogue)
 1952 Castle in the Air (play) / (screenplay)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote "Simon and Laura," performed at the Strand Theatre in London, England, with Coral Browne, Roland Culver, Ernest Thesiger, Esma Cannon, Ian Carmichael and Dora Bryan in the cast. Murray MacDonald was director. See more »

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2 Print Biographies | See more »

Alternate Names:

William Melville Caverhill
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Aries

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