IMDb LIVE Viewing Party
Your live-streaming companion to the Academy Awards®, featuring special guests and timely updates.
Born in Jarrow in 1935, Alan Plater was brought up in Hull, and trained as an architect in Newcastle. He has been a full-time writer since 1961, with over two hundred assorted credits in radio, television, theatre and film - plus six novels, occasional journalism, broadcasting and teaching. His first plays were written for radio, a medium he still ... See full bio »
Born:in Jarrow, Tyne and Wear, England, UK
Died:(age 75) in London, England, UK