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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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 2017 Visible Poetry Project (TV Series short) (1 episode)
 2014 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie)
 2010 The Duchess of Malfi (Video)
 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)
 1967 Conflict (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Duchess of Malfi (1967) ... (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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Other Works:

His play, "The White Devil", was performed at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Glenda Jackson, Jonathan Pryce, Jack Shepherd, Frances de la Tour, Patrick Magee, John Kane, James Villiers and Miriam Margolyes in the cast. Michael Lindsay-Hogg was the director. See more »

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