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Oliver Postgate (1925–2008)

Oliver Postgate was born on April 12, 1925 in Hendon, Middlesex, England as Richard Oliver Postgate. He was a writer and actor, known for Bagpuss (1974), Ivor the Engine (1975) and The Pingwings (1961). He was married to Prue Myers. He died on December 8, 2008 in Broadstairs, Kent, England. See full bio »

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  Noggin the Nog (TV Series) (by - 6 episodes, 1982) (story - 6 episodes, 1982)
- Noggin and the Pie: Part 2 (1982) ... (by) / (story)
- Noggin and the Pie: Part 1 (1982) ... (by) / (story)
- Noggin and the Ice Dragon: Part 4 (1982) ... (by) / (story)
- Noggin and the Ice Dragon: Part 3 (1982) ... (by) / (story)
- Noggin and the Ice Dragon: Part 2 (1982) ... (by) / (story)
 1975 Ivor the Engine (TV Series)
 1974 Bagpuss (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Uncle Feedle (1974) ... (creator)
- Flying (1974) ... (creator)
- The Fiddle (1974) ... (creator)
- Old Man's Beard (1974) ... (creator)
- The Giant (1974) ... (creator)
 1969-1971 The Clangers (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Rock Collector (1971) ... (writer)
- Flying (1969) ... (writer)
 1966 Pogle's Wood (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Honey Bees (1966) ... (story)
 1963 Blue Peter (TV Series) (Little Watha written by - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 2 September 1963 (1963) ... (Little Watha written by)
- Episode dated 26 August 1963 (1963) ... (Little Watha written by)
- Episode dated 19 August 1963 (1963) ... (Little Watha written by)
- Episode dated 12 August 1963 (1963) ... (Little Watha written by)
 1962 The Mermaid's Pearls (TV Series)
  Small Time (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes, 1958) (deviser - 1 episode, 1961)
- Dog-Watch (1961) ... (deviser)
 1961 The Pingwings (TV Series)
 1960 The Seal of Neptune (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Wreck (1960) ... (creator)
 1959 Noggin the Nog (TV Series) (writer)
 1958 Ivor the Engine (TV Series) (writer)
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Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (12 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
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With Peter Firmin, he created some of the UK's best-loved children's shows, including "Bagpuss", "Ivor the Engine", and "Noggin the Nog". See more »

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