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Sean O'Casey (1880–1964)

Sean O'Casey was born on March 30, 1880 in Dublin, Ireland. He was a writer, known for The Shame of Mary Boyle (1929), Young Cassidy (1965) and The Plough and the Stars (1936). He was married to Eileen Reynolds. He died on September 18, 1964 in Torquay, Devon, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Young Cassidy
Young Cassidy Writer
(1965)
Der Pott
Der Pott Writer
(1971)

Filmography

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 1995 Performance (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Shadow of a Gunman (1995) ... (play)
 1989 Kikeriki (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Juno and the Paycock (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 O Dispensário (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 De ploeg en de sterren (TV Movie)
 1974 Juno und der Pfau (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Skuggan av en hjälte (TV Movie) (play "The Shadow of a Gunman")
 1974 Ein Freudenfeuer für den Bischof (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 L'ombre d'un franc-tireur (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Skuggen av ein helt (TV Movie) (play "The Shadow of a Gunman")
 1972 The Shadow of a Gunman (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Der Pott (TV Movie) (play "The Silver Tassie")
 1969 Juno und der Pfau (TV Movie) (play "Juno and the Peacock")
 1968 Pension pro svobodné pány (play "Bedtime Story")
 1968 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1968 Der Mond scheint auf Kylenamoe (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Plough and the Stars (1967) ... (play)
 1967 Abschied vier Uhr früh (TV Short) (play)
 1967 Aura ja tähdet (TV Movie) (play "The Plough and the Stars")
 1967 Der Schatten eines Kämpfers (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Kapinoitsijan varjo (TV Movie) (play "The Shadow of a Gunman")
 1966 Teatterituokio (TV Series) (play "The End of the Beginning" - 1 episode)
- Alun loppu (1966) ... (play "The End of the Beginning")
 1965 Kraj pocetka (TV Movie)
 1965 Der Rebell, der keiner war (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Pension pro svobodné pány (TV Movie) (play Bedtime Story)
 1965 Primera fila (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1965 Young Cassidy (autobiography "Mirror in My House")
 1965 Funta sa stednje knjizice (TV Movie)
 1965 Raude roser åt meg (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1965)
- Episode #1.2 (1965)
- Episode #1.1 (1965)
 1964 Rote Rosen für mich (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Gran teatro (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Punta vaadittaessa (TV Movie) (play "A Pound on Demand")
 1963 Das Ende vom Anfang (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Usporená libra (TV Movie) (play "A Pound on Demand")
 1963 Skyggen af en helt (TV Movie) (play "The Shadow of a Gunman")
 1962 Er du våken, Angela? (TV Movie) (based on play)
 1962 Ett pund kontant (TV Movie) (based on play)
 1961 Festival (TV Series) (based on autobiography - 1 episode)
- Pictures in the Hallway (1961) ... (based on autobiography)
 1961 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (original play - 1 episode)
- The Plough and the Stars (1961) ... (original play)
 1961 Zacátek konce (TV Short) (short story)
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Juno and the Paycock (1960) ... (play)
 1960 Art Carney Special (TV Series) (play "A Pound on Demand" - 1 episode)
- Three in One (1960) ... (play "A Pound on Demand")
 1960 Juno and the Paycock (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 The Robert Herridge Theater (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The End of the Beginning (1960) ... (novel)
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Shadow of a Gun Man (1957) ... (play)
 1951-1957 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Juno and the Paycock (1957) ... (play)
- Juno and the Paycock (I) (1951) ... (play)
 1956 Juno und der Pfau (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Enden på begyndelsen (TV Movie) (play)
 1952 Encounter (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Juno and the Paycock (1952) ... (play)
 1947 The End of the Beginning (TV Short) (play)
 1938 Juno and the Paycock (TV Movie)
 1938 The End of the Beginning (TV Movie)
 1936 The Plough and the Stars (play "The Plough and the Stars")
 1929 The Shame of Mary Boyle (play)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Bedtime Story;" Tennessee Williams' play, "Portrait of a Madonna;" and George Bernard Shaw's play, "Man of Destiny," was performed at The Arena Stage Theatre in Washington D.C. John O'Shaughnessy was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Article | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

It is my rule never to lose me temper till it would be detrimental to keep it.

Trivia:

Said he was educated on the streets of Dublin. O'Casey did not learn to read and write until he was 14. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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