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James Roose-Evans

James Roose-Evans was born on November 11, 1927 in London, England. He is a writer, known for 84 Charing Cross Road (1987), Re:Joyce! - A Celebration of the Work of Joyce Grenfell (1991) and Kirjeitä itärintamalta (1968). See full bio »

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 2001 The Unforgettable Kenneth Williams (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Heroes of Comedy (TV Series documentary)
- Joyce Grenfell (1995) ... Himself
 1969 An Evening with... (TV Series)
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- Huw Wheldon (1969) ... Himself - Guest Reader

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He directed Hugh Whitemore's play, "The Best of Friends", at the Apollo Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud (his last stage play), Rosemary Harris and Ray McAnally in the cast. See more »


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He was awarded the 1982 London Critics' Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) for Best Director of 1980 for 84 Charing Cross Road.

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