No photo available. Represent John Blatchley? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 251,648 this week

John Blatchley (1922–1994)

John Blatchley was born on January 2, 1922 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as John J. Blatchley. He was a writer, known for The Black Arrow (1958), The March of the Peasants (1952) and The Black Arrow (1951). He was married to Catherine Clouzot and Chattie Salaman. He died on July 1, 1994 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 72) in London, England, UK

Video Game Movies

Take a look back at the video games that made the jump from the console to the big screen.

View the gallery

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Blatchley's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

The Black Arrow
The Black Arrow
Farewell to the Vic


Jump to: Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (3 credits)
 1958 The Black Arrow (TV Series) (adaptation - 6 episodes)
- The Last Arrow (1958) ... (adaptation)
- With the Enemy (1958) ... (adaptation)
- Attack (1958) ... (adaptation)
- The Room Over the Chapel (1958) ... (adaptation)
- The Outlaws (1958) ... (adaptation)
 1952 The March of the Peasants (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Traitors (1952) ... (writer)
- The Tower Plot (1952) ... (writer)
- The King's Game (1952) ... (writer)
- The Raven's Feather (1952) ... (writer)
 1951 The Black Arrow (TV Series) (adaptation and script - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (1951) ... (adaptation and script)
- Part 1 (1951) ... (adaptation and script)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 1963 Farewell to the Vic (TV Movie documentary)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Macbeth," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Michael Redgrave, Ena Burrill, Michael Goodliffe, Douglas Wilmer, Leslie Sands, Paul Hardwick, Rupert Davies, and Clement McCallin in the cast. Norris Houghton was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Did You Know?


Former Director of Productions at the English National Opera Company. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss John Blatchley on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page