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Caspar Wrede (1929–1998)

Caspar Wrede was born on February 8, 1929 in Viipuri, Finland. He was a director and producer, known for One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (1970), The Terrorists (1974) and Private Potter (1962). He was married to Dilys Hamlett. He died on September 28, 1998 in Helsinki, Finland. See full bio »


(age 69) in Helsinki, Finland

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The Terrorists
The Terrorists Director
Private Potter
Private Potter Director
The Rough and Ready Lot


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 1976 Time and Time Again (TV Movie)
 1974/II The Terrorists (as Casper Wrede)
 1969 No! No! No! (TV Movie)
 1967 En gal manns dagbok (TV Movie) (as Casper Wrede)
 1960-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Convalescence (1966)
- Hay Fever (1960)
 1960-1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Lads (1963)
- Private Potter (1961)
 1962 Private Potter (as Casper Wrede)
 1959 The Rough and Ready Lot (TV Movie)
 1957 The Survivors (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1957 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
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He directed William Shakespeare's play, "Othello," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Leo McKern, Errol John and Adrienne Corri in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Casper Wrede

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Finnish stage and screen director of German ancestry. Trained at the Old Vic Theatre School in London in 1951. Worked in British TV and served as co-founder in 1968 of the Manchester University-based 69 Theatre Company. Feature film output sparse. See more »

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