No photo available. Represent Stephen Potter? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 251,649 this week

Stephen Potter (III) (1900–1969)

Stephen Potter was born on February 1, 1900 in London, England. He was a writer, known for School for Scoundrels (1960), One-Upmanship (1976) and The Shipbuilders (1943). He was married to Heather Jenner and Mary Attenborough. He died on December 3, 1969 in London. See full bio »


(age 69) in London, England, UK

The 10 Most Immersive Worlds in Cinema

Highly immersive cinematic worlds can carry a movie, and we've rounded up the best of the best.

See the full list

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Stephen Potter's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For


Jump to: Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (5 credits)
 2006 School for Scoundrels (novel "School for Scoundrels or How to Win Without Actually Cheating!" - uncredited)
 1976-1978 One-Upmanship (TV Series) (books - 12 episodes)
- Up Country (1978) ... (books)
- Getting Acrossmanship (1976) ... (books)
- Up Up and Awaymanship (1976) ... (books)
- Housemanship (1976) ... (books)
- Who Was that Ladymanship? (1976) ... (books)
 1960 School for Scoundrels (novels "Gamesmanship Oneupmanship Lifemanship")
 1948 Designing Women (Documentary short) (original story)
 1943 The Shipbuilders (writer)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (2 credits)
 1965 The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series)
- Episode #3.20 (1965) ... Himself
 1960-1961 The Jack Paar Tonight Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.105 (1961) ... Himself
- Episode #3.123 (1960) ... Himself

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Stephen Potter on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page