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Alan J.W. Bell


Alan J.W. Bell was born on November 14, 1937 as Alan James William Bell. He is a director and producer, known for Last of the Summer Wine (1973), Ripping Yarns (1976) and Lost for Words (1999). See full bio »

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(1981-2010)
Ripping Yarns Director
(1979)
Lost for Words Director
(1999)

Filmography

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 1981-2010 Last of the Summer Wine (TV Series) (250 episodes)
- How Not to Cry at Weddings (2010) ... (as Alan J. W. Bell)
- Look Whose Wheel's Come Off (2010) ... (uncredited)
- Howard and the Great Outdoors (2010) ... (as Alan J. W. Bell)
- The Rights of Man (Except for Howard) (2010) ... (as Alan J. W. Bell)
- Happy Camping (2010) ... (as Alan J. W. Bell)
 1999 Masterpiece Classic (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lost for Words (1999)
 1999 Lost for Words (TV Movie)
 1996 Casualty (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Trapped (1996) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1995 Crime Story (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hot Dog Wars (1995) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1991-1995 The Bill (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Expert Witness (1995) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Done Is Done (1995) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Dearly Departed (1994) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Down a Blind Alley (1994) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Pass the Parcel (1994) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1993 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cut and Run (1993)
 1993 Taggart (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Death Benefits (1993) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1990-1991 Children's Ward (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Episode #3.11 (1991) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #3.10 (1991) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #3.5 (1990) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #3.4 (1990) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #2.12 (1990) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1989 Split Ends (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Hair Today (1989)
- The Brush Off (1989)
- Tangles (1989)
- Crew Cuts (1989)
 1989 Peter Cushing: A One-Way Ticket to Hollywood (TV Movie documentary) (as Alan Bell)
 1988 The Beiderbecke Connection (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- What Do We Have on Hockey Sticks? (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Is He the Lodger? (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Hello Sir, Hello Miss (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Oh Look, It's Average-Sized Trevor Chaplin (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1988 Dogfood Dan and the Carmarthen Cowboy (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1988)
- Episode #1.5 (1988)
- Episode #1.4 (1988)
- Episode #1.3 (1988)
- Episode #1.2 (1988)
 1986-1988 Gems (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Episode #3.6 (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #3.5 (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #3.4 (1988) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #2.22 (1986) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #2.21 (1986) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1987 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Big Burn (1987) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1986 King & Castle (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Rivals (1986) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Partners (1986) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1984-1986 The Clairvoyant (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1986)
- Episode #1.4 (1986)
- Episode #1.3 (1986)
- Episode #1.2 (1986)
- Episode #1.1 (1986)
 1984 Murder Not Proven? (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Death on the Mountain (1984) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1984 The Hello Goodbye Man (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1984)
- Episode #1.5 (1984)
- Episode #1.4 (1984)
- Episode #1.3 (1984)
- Episode #1.2 (1984)
 1983 The Climber (TV Series)
 1983 Gaskin (TV Movie) (as Alan Bell)
 1982 There's a Lot of It About (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1982)
- Episode #1.5 (1982)
- Episode #1.4 (1982)
- Episode #1.3 (1982)
- Episode #1.2 (1982)
 1977-1982 Call My Bluff (TV Series) (84 episodes)
- Episode #17.14 (1982)
- Episode #17.13 (1982)
- Episode #17.12 (1982) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #17.11 (1982) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #17.10 (1982)
 1981 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... (uncredited)
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... (uncredited)
- Episode #1.4 (1981) ... (uncredited)
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... (uncredited)
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... (uncredited)
 1979 Ripping Yarns (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Golden Gordon (1979)
 1979 Crown Court (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Boys Will Be Boys: Part 1 (1979) ... (as Alan Bell)
- A Friend of the Family: Part 1 (1979) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1978 Crackerjack! (TV Series) (27 episodes)
- Episode #23.13 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #23.12 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #23.11 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #23.10 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #23.9 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1978 Fallen Hero (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1976 The Yugoslav Way (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- The People of the Plain (1976) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1975-1976 Couples (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.44 (1976) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #1.41 (1976) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #1.28 (1975) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Episode #1.27 (1975) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1974 The Chinese Puzzle (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Show Down (1974) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Dead or Alive (1974) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Prisoners (1974) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Camera Trick (1974) ... (as Alan Bell)
- The Bullet (1974) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1972 Emmerdale Farm (TV Series) (as Alan Bell, 1997)
 1971 All in a Day (TV Series documentary) (as Alan Bell)
 1971 Trials of Life (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Headhunt (1971) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Some Hope (1971) ... (as Alan Bell)
- One Degree Over (1971) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1970 The Curious Character of Britain (TV Mini-Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- A Long Way from Home (1970) ... (as Alan Bell)
- A Hard Kind Of Paradise (1970) ... (as Alan Bell)
- A Englishman's Home (1970) ... (as Alan Bell)
- A Long Way Round Whichever Way You Go (1970) ... (as Alan Bell)
 1968 Mirror for Our Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (8 episodes)
- The Image (1968) ... (as Alan Bell)
- Fusions (1968) ... (as Alan Bell)
- The Creative Audience (1968) ... (as Alan Bell)
- The Director: A Matter of Viewpoint (1968) ... (as Alan Bell)
- The Director: One Pair of Eyes (1968) ... (as Alan Bell)
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Show Show Editor (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (4 credits)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Alan J W Bell | Alan J. W. Bell | Alan Bell
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Scorpio

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