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John Webster (V) (1578–1634)

John Webster was a Jacobean dramatist who wrote several plays between 1602 and 1624. He is infamous for his morbid, gothic view of the world. His best known plays are 'The Duchess of Malfi' and 'The White Devil'. See full bio »


(age 56) in London, England, UK

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 2016 Scenes, Moments, Characters (TV Mini-Series)
 2014 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie)
 2001 Hotel (play "The Duchess of Malfi" - uncredited)
 1992 Rehearsal: The Killings of Cariola (Short) (play "The Duchess of Malfi")
 1972 Stage 2 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Duchess of Malfi (1972) ... (play)
 1962 Festival (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1949 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie) (play)
 1938 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie)

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His play, "The White Devil", was performed in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Geraldine McEwan, Derek Godfrey, Edward Woodward and Jane Lapotaire in the cast. Frank Dunlop was the director. See more »

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