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Bill Bryden

Bill Bryden was born on April 12, 1942 in Greenock, Scotland as William Campbell Rough Bryden. He is a producer and director, known for Ill Fares the Land (1983), Aria (1987) and The Mysteries (1985). He has been married to Angela Douglas since February 2009. See full bio »

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Known For

Aria Director
The Mysteries Producer
The Play on One Producer


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 1994 The Negotiator (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1986-1994 Screen Two (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Hope in the Year Two (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Blood Hunt (1986) ... (executive producer)
 1994 Headhunters (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Right as Rain (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Maradona Land (1994) ... (executive producer)
- The Golden Hello (1994) ... (executive producer)
 1993 Screen One (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Down Among the Big Boys (1993) ... (executive producer)
 1992 The Bogie Man (TV Movie) (executive producer)
  The Play on One (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes, 1988 - 1991) (producer - 2 episodes, 1988)
- Gas and Candles (1991) ... (executive producer)
- Misterioso (1991) ... (executive producer)
- Yellowbacks (1990) ... (executive producer)
- Don't Hang Up (1990) ... (executive producer)
- Clowns (1989) ... (executive producer)
 1987 The Story of a Recluse (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1985-1986 The Mysteries (TV Series) (producer - 3 episodes)
- Domesday (1986) ... (producer)
- The Passion (1985) ... (producer)
- The Nativity (1985) ... (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He directed Tony Harrison's play, "The Mysteries," in a Royal National Theatre production at the Cottesloe Theatre in London, England with David Bradley, Paul Copley, Joe Duttine, William Gaunt, Sue Johnston, John Normington, Trevor Ray, Jack Shepherd, and John Tams in the cast. See more »


Angela Douglas

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He was awarded the 1985 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Director for The Mysteries. See more »

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