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David Thacker was born on December 21, 1950 in England. He is a director and writer, known for The Mayor of Casterbridge (2003), Broken Glass (1996) and Faith (2005). He is married to Margot Leicester. See full bio »
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 2002-2007 Waking the Dead (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Undertow: Part 2 (2005)
- Undertow: Part 1 (2005)
 2005 Faith (TV Movie)
 2005 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Dig: Part 2 (2005)
- The Dig: Part 1 (2005)
 2004 Blue Dove (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2004)
- Episode #1.5 (2004)
- Episode #1.4 (2004)
- Episode #1.1 (2004)
 2003 The Mayor of Casterbridge (TV Movie)
 2003 Murder in Mind (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Landlord (2003)
 2002 Foyle's War (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2000 Lock, Stock... (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2000 Where the Heart Is (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Shifting Sands (2000)
- No Regrets (2000)
 1999 Grafters (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #2.4 (1999)
- Episode #2.3 (1999)
 1999 Silent Witness (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1999 Kavanagh QC (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Time of Need (1999)
 1999 The Vice (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Dabbling: Part 2 (1999)
- Dabbling: Part 1 (1999)
 1998 The Scold's Bridle (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1998)
- Episode #1.1 (1998)
 1996 Death of a Salesman (TV Movie)
 1996 Broken Glass (TV Movie)
 1996 Shakespeare Shorts (TV Series) (episode "Macbeth - The Banqueting Scene")
 1995 London Bridge (TV Series)
 1992-1994 Performance (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- A Doll's House (1992)
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He directed Henrik Ibsen's play, "Ghosts", in an Young Vic production at the Wyndham's Theatre in London, England with Vanessa Redgrave, Vivian Munn and Tom Wilkinson in the cast. See more »

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He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1991 (1990 season) for Best Director of a Play for "Pericles" at the Royal Shakespeare Company.

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