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Alf Prøysen (1914–1970)

Alf Prøysen was born on July 23, 1914 in Ringsaker, Norway. He was a writer and actor, known for Gumman som blev liten som en tesked (1967), Madame Peppermint (1983) and Jackanory (1965). He died on November 23, 1970. See full bio »


(age 56)

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Known For

Madame Peppermint
Jackanory Writer
Teskedsgumman Writer


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 2011 Alf Prøysens Barnesanger (TV Series)
 1990 Blommer på bar mark (TV Movie)
 1990 Den blå koppen (TV Movie)
 1983 Madame Peppermint (TV Series) (novel)
 1973 Teskedsgumman (TV Series) (stories)
  Jackanory (TV Series) (story - 7 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (stories - 5 episodes, 1970) (book "Little Old Mrs. Pepperpot" - 3 episodes, 1966)
- Mrs Pepperpot: 3 - The Ski Race (1970) ... (stories)
 1968 Kozlyonok, kotoryy schital do desyati (Short) (fairy tale)
 1967 Gumman som blev liten som en tesked (TV Series) (screenplay - 22 episodes)
- Gumman har bjudning (1967) ... (screenplay)
- Gumman klär julgran (1967) ... (screenplay)
- Gumman spelar filipin (1967) ... (screenplay)
- Gumman och julgröten (1967) ... (screenplay)
- Gumman och julbaket (1967) ... (screenplay)
 1955 Trost i taklampa (novel)
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 1968 Mannen som ikke kunne le
Tilskuer på låven
 1963 Kanutten og Romeo Klive (TV Series)
Romeo Klive
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 2003 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Topp 9 - Norsk på Norsk (2003) ... (writer: "Jørgen Hattemaker")
 1969 Pippi Longstocking (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Pippis jul (1969) ... (lyrics: "Musevisa (Mössens julafton)")
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 1961 Bussen
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 1955 Trost i taklampa
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 2011 Alf Prøysens Barnesanger (TV Series)

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Popular story-teller, singer and writer, a dear voice in children's hour in Radio for many years.

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