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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 Duchess of Malfi", was performed at the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Emrys James, Richard Pasco and Roger Rees in the cast. Clifford Williams was the director. See more »

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