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Frank Muir (I) (1920–1998)

Frank Muir was born on February 5, 1920 in Broadstairs, Kent, England as Frank Herbert Muir. He was a writer and actor, known for Call My Bluff (1965), A Child's Guide to Screenwriting (1964) and We Have Ways of Making You Laugh (1968). He was married to Polly McIrvine. He died on January 2, 1998 in Thorpe, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1995 What a Mess (TV Series) (creator)
 1990 What-a-Mess (TV Series) (creator - 1990)
 1979 The Glums (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (1979) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.7 (1979) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.6 (1979) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.5 (1979) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.4 (1979) ... (writer)
 1973 Is This a Record? (Short) (additional material)
 1957-1972 Whack-O! (TV Series) (writer - 16 episodes)
- Episode #8.13 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #8.12 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #8.6 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #8.1 (1971) ... (writer)
- The Pools (1960) ... (writer)
 1968 We Have Ways of Making You Laugh (TV Series) (writer)
 1968 Marty (TV Series) (writer)
 1966-1967 The Frost Report (TV Series) (writer - 27 episodes)
- Showbusiness (1967) ... (writer)
- Youth (1967) ... (writer)
- Europe (1967) ... (writer)
- Crime (1967) ... (writer)
- Transport (1967) ... (writer)
 1965 Jedan i tri (TV Movie)
 1964 The Big Noise (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1964) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1964) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1964) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1964) ... (writer)
- The Ledge (1964) ... (writer)
 1964 A Last Word on the Election (TV Short)
 1964 How to Be an Alien (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Courtship (1964) ... (writer)
- Design (1964) ... (writer)
- Togetherness (1964) ... (writer)
- Leisure (1964) ... (writer)
- Children (1964) ... (writer)
 1964 Save, Insure and Prosper (Documentary short)
 1963 More Faces of Jim (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- A Matter of Empire (1963) ... (writer)
- A Matter of Espionage (1963) ... (writer)
- A Matter of Upbringing (1963) ... (writer)
- A Matter of Spreadeagling (1963) ... (writer)
- A Matter of Growing Up (1963) ... (writer)
 1963 Mr. Justice Duncannon (TV Series) (writer)
 1962 Six More Faces of Jim (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Face of Fatherhood (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 Brothers in Law (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Counsel for the Prosecution (1962) ... (writer)
- Special Examiner (1962) ... (writer)
- Separation Order (1962) ... (writer)
- Special Damages (1962) ... (writer)
- The Expert Witness (1962) ... (writer)
 1962 That Was the Week That Was (TV Series)
  The Seven Faces of Jim (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1961) (writer - 2 episodes, 1961)
- The Face of Duty (1961)
 1960 Bottoms Up (additional dialogue)
 1958 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) (script - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 December 1958 (1958) ... (script)
 1957 Early to Braden (TV Series)
 1954 And So to Bentley (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1954) ... (writer)
 1953 Love in Pawn (additional dialogue)
 1953 Barbara with Braden (TV Movie)
 1952 Bachelor in Paris (additional dialogue)
 1951 Here's Television (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

In the 1960s, Frank Muir and Denis Norden worked as advisors and consultants on comedy for the BBC TV Light Entertainment department, approving every script that was submitted. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Height:

6' 6" (1.98 m)
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Trivia:

Two children: Jamie (born 1952) and Sally (born 1954). See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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