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John Sichel (1937–2005)

Early in his career, John was asked by Laurence Olivier to direct the National Theatre Company in the award-winning film of Chekhov's Three Sisters (1970) with Olivier, Joan Plowright and Alan Bates. He then went on to direct Olivier in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice (1976) and Alec Guinness and Ralph Richardson in ITV Saturday Night Theatre... See full bio »

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Known For

Three Sisters
Three Sisters Director
(1970)
The Merchant of Venice
(1973)
The Merchant of Venice
(1976)
A Bunch of Fives
A Bunch of Fives Director
(1977-1978)

Filmography

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 1980 Company and Co (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The First Touch (1980)
 1978 Tycoon (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Personal Account (1978)
 1978 Wings (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Price (1978)
- Dawn Attack (1978)
- Transfer (1978)
- Zeppelin (1978)
 1977 Cottage to Let (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Second Opinion (1977)
 1977 A Bunch of Fives (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- The Sell Out (1977)
- Proof (1977)
- A Cry for Help (1977)
- The Gig (1977)
 1976 The Merchant of Venice (TV Movie)
 1975-1976 The Siege of Golden Hill (TV Series) (18 episodes)
- Trap (1976)
- Escape (1976)
- Dead on Arrival (1976)
 1975 Against the Crowd (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Blind Man's Buff (1975)
 1974-1975 Affairs of the Heart (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Elizabeth (1975)
- Bessie (1974)
 1975 Crown Court (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Matron: Part 1 (1975)
 1973-1974 Thriller (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Savage Curse (1974)
- Spell of Evil (1973)
- Someone at the Top of the Stairs (1973) ... (uncredited)
 1974 The ITV Play (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1973 H.M.S. Pinafore (TV Movie)
 1973 The Merchant of Venice (TV Movie)
  ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1969 - 1972) (television director - 1 episode, 1969)
- Before Paris (1972)
- The Insider (1970)
- The Haunting (1969)
- Twelfth Night (1969) ... (television director)
 1969-1972 ITV Playhouse (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Uncle Jonathan (1969)
 1971 Suspicion (TV Series)
 1971 Coppers End (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1971)
- Episode #1.12 (1971)
- Episode #1.11 (1971)
- Episode #1.10 (1971)
- Episode #1.9 (1971)
 1970 Fraud Squad (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The White Abyss (1970)
 1970 Three Sisters (co-director)
 1968 Virgin of the Secret Service (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1966-1967 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Mock Flight (1967)
- A Cry for Help (1967)
- Devil Doll (1967)
- Hide Me, Hide Me (1967)
 1966 Crossroads (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.470 (1966)
- Episode #1.469 (1966)
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