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Iris Murdoch (1919–1999)

Iris Murdoch was born on July 15, 1919 in Dublin, Ireland as Jean Iris Murdoch. She was a writer and actress, known for A Severed Head (1970), Printul negru (1988) and An Unofficial Rose (1974). She was married to John Bayley. She died on February 8, 1999 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1988 Printul negru (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 The Bell (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... (novel)
 1974-1975 An Unofficial Rose (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1975) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1975) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1974) ... (novel)
 1970 A Severed Head (novel) / (play)
 1963 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Sandcastle (1963)
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 1970 Vergeet niet te lezen (TV Series)
Auteur
- Episode dated 24 February 1970 (1970) ... Auteur
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 2001 A Look at Iris (Video documentary short)
Herself (in photo) (uncredited)
 1985 Book Four (TV Series)
Herself - Interviewee
- Episode #5.4 (1985) ... Herself - Interviewee
 1978 Men of Ideas (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Philosophy and Literature (1978) ... Herself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Her play, "A Severed Head", was performed at the Criterion Theatre in London, England with Heather Chasen, Bernard Horsfall, Peter Reeves, Irene Hamilton and Ann Saker in the cast. Val May was the director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

On marriage: A married couple is a dangerous machine! See more »

Trivia:

She was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in 1976 before being awarded Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1987 for her services to literature. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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