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John Birkin

John Birkin was born on July 2, 1953 in the UK. He is a director and production manager, known for Mr. Bean (1990), Chef! (1993) and Victoria Wood: With All the Trimmings (2000). See full bio »

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Known For

Mr. Bean Director
(1991-1995)
Chef! Director
(1993-1994)
The Fitz Director
(2000)

Filmography

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 2019 Greatest Chocolate Adverts of All Time (TV Movie documentary) (director: 'Gladiatorsl' [1994])
 2006 David Walliams: My Life with James Bond 007 (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 More Great Comedy Moments (Video) (director: "The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer")
 2003 The Sitcom Story (TV Series documentary)
 2002 Dead Ringers (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2002)
 2001 The Sketch Show Story (TV Mini Series documentary) (studio)
 2000 The Fitz (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Dirty Book Deal (2000)
- Stardust (2000)
- DNA (2000)
- The Wake (2000)
 1999 Mrs Merton & Malcolm (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1999)
- Episode #1.5 (1999)
- Episode #1.4 (1999)
- Episode #1.3 (1999)
- Episode #1.2 (1999)
 1998 You Are Here (TV Movie)
 1998 The Creatives (TV Series) (2000)
 1997 Dame Edna Kisses It Better (TV Series)
 1997 It's Ulrika! (TV Movie)
 1995-1996 The Thin Blue Line (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Road Rage (1996)
- Fly on the Wall (1996)
 1996 Never Mind the Horrocks (TV Movie)
 1996 French and Saunders (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Pulp Fiction (1996)
- Batman (1996)
- Franco e Sandro (1996)
 1991-1995 Mr. Bean (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Hair by Mr. Bean of London (1995) ... (studio)
 1995 Unseen Bean (Video)
 1993-1995 The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Flight 709 (1995)
- Muscle Chemicals (1995)
- Clothes (1995)
- Toddlers (1995)
- Haircuts (1995)
 1993-1994 Chef! (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Private Lives (1994)
- Rice and Peas (1993)
- Fame Is the Spur (1993)
 1994 The Honeymoon's Over (TV Movie)
 1990-1992 Harry Enfield's Television Programme (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1990) ... (studio)
- Episode #1.5 (1990) ... (studio)
- Episode #1.4 (1990) ... (studio)
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... (studio)
 1992 Tales from the Poop Deck (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Mutiny (1992)
- Marooned (1992)
 1991 James Randi: Psychic Investigator (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mediums (1991)
  This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary) (1 episode, 1990) (co-director - 1 episode, 1990)
- Ken Dodd (1990)
- Peter Cushing, O.B.E. (1990) ... (co-director)
 1989 Beadle's Box of Tricks (TV Special)
 1988 1st Exposure (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.8 (1988)
 1988 You Bet! (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... (film segments)
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... (film segments)
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... (film segments)
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... (film segments)
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... (film segments)
 1987 Beadle's About (TV Series) (director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (1987) ... (director: film)
- Episode #2.6 (1987) ... (director: film)
- Episode #2.5 (1987) ... (director: film)
- Episode #2.4 (1987) ... (director: film)
- Episode #2.3 (1987) ... (director: film)
 1987 Wogan (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Episode #7.75 (1987)
- Episode #7.67 (1987)
- Episode #7.61 (1987)
- Episode #7.60 (1987)
- Episode #7.57 (1987)
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Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Location management (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)
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Trivia:

6th Baronet Birkin. His mother was the Australia-born actress Janet Johnson and his father the gothic novelist Charles Birkin. He and the actress Jane Birkin both come from the lineage of the 1st Baronet; their great-grandfathers were his sons. See more »

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