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David Mitton (1938–2008)

David Mitton was born on July 13, 1938 in Edinburgh, Scotland as David Nelson Godfrey Mitton. He was a director and producer, known for Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1984), Thomas & Friends: Best of Gordon (2004) and Thomas & Friends: Engine Friends (2012). He was married to Judy. He died on May 23, 2008 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 69) in London, England, UK

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 2012 Thomas & Friends: The Best of James (Video short) (segment "James and the Coaches" / "James and the Express" / "Old Iron" / "Buzz, Buzz" / "No Joke for James" / "Percy, James and the Fruitful Day" / "Time for Trouble" / "James and the Trouble with Trees" / "James and the Red Balloon" / "James and the Queen of Sodor")
 2012 Thomas & Friends: The Best of Percy (Video short) (segment "Percy Runs Away" / "Ghost Train" / "Percy and Harold" / "Percy and the Signal" / "Percy's Predicament" / "A Scarf for Percy" / "Percy's Promise" / "Thomas, Percy and the Post Train" / "Percy's Chocolate Crunch")
 2010 Thomas & Friends: The Best of Thomas (Video) (segment "Thomas and Gordon" / "Edward and Gordon" / "Ghost Train" / "Thomas, Percy and the Dragon" / "Trust Thomas" / "Henry and the Elephant" / "Cranky Bugs" / "James and the Red Balloon" / "Percy's Chocolate Crunch" / "Gordon and Spencer")
 2008 Adventures on Orsum Island (TV Series)
 1984-2004 Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (TV Series short) (180 episodes)
- Faulty Whistles (2004)
- Gordon & Spencer (2003)
 1999 10 Years of Thomas & Friends (Video) (Thomas & Friends)
 1989 Tugs (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Bigg Freeze (1989)
- Regatta (1989)
- Munitions (1989)
- High Tide (1989)
- Up River (1989)
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He was a skilled model-maker, and worked on special effects for the marionette adventure series "Thunderbirds" and "Captain Scarlet". See more »

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