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Peter Jay (III)

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Broadcaster, economist and diplomat. The son of Jay Douglas and his first wife Peggy. He presented "Weekend World" for LWT, prior to his appointment as the British Ambassador to Washington in 1977. His first father-in-law was the former British Prime Minister James Callaghan. He later served the late Robert Maxwell as his Chief of Staff and the ...

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Known For

A Week in Politics
A Week in Politics Himself - Presenter / Himself - Reporter
(1983-1986)
Weekend World
Weekend World Himself - Presenter
(1972-1978)
The Brits Who Built the Modern World
The Brits Who Built the Modern World Himself - Founding Chairman, TV-am
(2014)
Tory! Tory! Tory!
(2006)

Filmography

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 2000 The Unforgettable Frankie Howerd (TV Movie documentary) (thanks)
 1997 Network First (TV Series documentary) (thanks - 1 episode)
 1992 Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media (Documentary) (acknowledgment)
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 2014 The Battle for Britain's Breakfast (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Chairman & Chief Exec, TV-am 1980-1983
 2014 The Brits Who Built the Modern World (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Founding Chairman, TV-am
- The Power of the Past (2014) ... Himself - Founding Chairman, TV-am
 2008 Timeshift (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- How to Be a Good President (2008) ... Himself
 2008 The Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Episode #2.5 (2008) ... Himself
 2006 Tory! Tory! Tory! (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself
- Outsiders (2006) ... Himself
 2000 The Road to Riches (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter
- The End or the Beginning? (2000) ... Himself - Presenter
- The Best of Times, the Worst of Times (2000) ... Himself - Presenter
- Never the Same Again (2000) ... Himself - Presenter
- Risky Business (2000) ... Himself - Presenter
- The Love of Money (2000) ... Himself - Presenter
 1997 Election 97 (TV Movie)
Himself - BBC Economics Editor
 1992-1996 Panorama (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter / Himself - Reporter
- The Age of Fear (1994) ... Himself - Reporter
- The Road to Hope (1993) ... Himself - Reporter
- The Slide Into Slump (1992) ... Himself - Presenter
 1983-1986 A Week in Politics (TV Series)
Himself - Presenter / Himself - Reporter
- Episode dated 21 March 1986 (1986) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 14 March 1986 (1986) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 7 March 1986 (1986) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 28 February 1986 (1986) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 21 February 1986 (1986) ... Himself - Presenter
 1986 World in Action (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter
- Live from Westminster (1986) ... Himself - Presenter
 1980-1982 Question Time (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 27 May 1982 (1982) ... Himself
- Episode dated 11 December 1980 (1980) ... Himself
 1972-1978 Weekend World (TV Series)
Himself - Presenter
- Myra Hindley (1978) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 5 June 1977 (1977) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 29 May 1977 (1977) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 15 May 1977 (1977) ... Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 3 April 1977 (1977) ... Himself - Presenter
 1975 Inside the News (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 11 October 1975 (1975) ... Himself
 1974 Call My Bluff (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #9.12 (1974) ... Himself
- Episode #9.11 (1974) ... Himself
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 1991 Memories of 1970-1991 (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- 1983 ... Himself
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Broadcaster, economist and diplomat. The son of Jay Douglas and his first wife Peggy. He presented "Weekend World" for LWT, prior to his appointment as the British Ambassador to Washington in 1977. His first father-in-law was the former British Prime Minister James Callaghan. He later served the late Robert Maxwell as his Chief of Staff and the BBC as its Economic editor.

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