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David Ambrose (I)


David Ambrose was born on February 21, 1943 in Chorley, Lancashire, England, UK. He is a writer and director, known for The Survivor (1981), The Final Countdown (1980) and Year of the Gun (1991). He was previously married to Lauren Huguette Hammerili. See full bio »

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Known For

The Survivor Writer
(1981)
(1980)
(1991)
Blackout Writer
(1985)

Filmography

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 1999 Deceit (writer)
 1997 Love in Ambush (TV Movie) (written by)
 1996 Remembrance (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1994 Fall from Grace (TV Movie)
 1991 Year of the Gun (screenplay)
 1989 The French Revolution (writer)
 1989 Comeback (TV Movie)
 1988 Taffin (screenplay)
 1985 Blackout (screenplay) / (story)
 1985 D.A.R.Y.L. (written by)
 1983 Amityville 3-D (written by - as William Wales)
 1982 A Dangerous Summer (screenplay)
 1981 The Survivor (screenplay by)
 1980 The Final Countdown (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 A Man Called Intrepid (TV Mini Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... (writer)
 1979 Disaster on the Coastliner (TV Movie) (written by)
 1979 The Fifth Musketeer (writer)
 1977 Alternative 3 (TV Movie) (deviser) / (written by)
 1977 Jubilee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nanny's Boy (1977) ... (writer)
 1976 Murder (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Variety of Passion (1976) ... (writer)
 1973-1976 Hadleigh (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Favours (1976) ... (writer)
- Hong Kong Rock (1976) ... (writer)
- God Save Us from Moralists (1976) ... (writer)
- The Story of a Panic (1976) ... (writer)
- The Goddaughter (1973) ... (writer)
 1975 Oil Strike North (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- It Depends Where You Stand (1975) ... (writer)
- Storm Clouds (1975) ... (writer)
 1975 Goose with Pepper (TV Movie) (script)
 1975 Public Eye (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- Fit of Conscience (1975) ... (by)
 1974 Justice (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Under Suspicion (1974) ... (writer)
- It's Always a Gamble (1974) ... (writer)
- The Fine Line of Duty (1974) ... (writer)
- Trial for Murder (1974) ... (writer)
 1973-1974 Orson Welles' Great Mysteries (TV Series) (adaptation - 5 episodes)
- The Furnished Room (1974) ... (adaptation)
- For Sale - Silence (1973) ... (adaptation)
- The Monkey's Paw (1973) ... (adaptation)
- In the Confessional (1973) ... (adaptation)
- The Leather Funnel (1973) ... (adaptation)
 1974 Colditz (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Ace in the Hole (1974) ... (written by)
  ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode, 1969) (writer - 3 episodes, 1969 - 1973)
- Reckoning Day (1973) ... (writer)
- When the Music Stops (1972) ... (writer)
- The Undoing (1969)
- The Innocent Ceremony (1969) ... (writer)
 1969-1973 ITV Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Professional (1973) ... (writer)
- Public Face (1969) ... (writer)
 1971 All in a Day (TV Series documentary) (script)
 1969 Kampf um Rom II - Der Verrat (story adaption)
 1968 The Last Roman (additional dialogue)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(novel) "Mother of God" See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

William Wales

Spouse:

Lauren Huguette Hammerili  (her death)
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Trivia:

David Ambrose, an award-winning screenwriter, has worked internationally in theatre, television, and film. He lives in Switzerland.

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