No photo available. Represent Catherine Cookson? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 15,887 this week

Catherine Cookson (I) (1906–1998)

Catherine Cookson was born on June 27, 1906 in Tyne Dock, South Shields, England as Katherine McMullen. She was a writer, known for Jacqueline (1956), Colour Blind (1998) and Rooney (1958). She was married to Tom Cookson. She died on June 11, 1998 in London, England. See full bio »

Died:

(age 91) in London, England, UK

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite Couples

Check out some of our favorite couples in Hollywood.

See the entire gallery

Top-Rated Holiday Classics to Watch Now

We've got a holiday classic for everyone on your list with a selection of highly-rated movies according to IMDb users.

Watch the video

Related News

Around The Web

 | 

Provided by Taboola

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 48 people
created 12 Jun 2017
 
a list of 174 people
created 05 Oct 2012
 
a list of 129 people
created 27 Jun 2015
 
a list of 99 people
created 08 Aug 2018
 
a list of 1024 people
created 06 Apr 2019
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Catherine Cookson's work have you seen?

Known For

Jacqueline Writer
(1956)
Colour Blind Writer
(1998)
Rooney Writer
(1958)
Romance Writer
(1977)

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (25 credits)
 2000 The Secret (TV Mini Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (novel)
 2000 A Dinner of Herbs (TV Mini Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (novel)
 1999 Tilly Trotter (TV Mini Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... (novel)
 1998 Colour Blind (TV Mini Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... (novel)
 1998 The Round Tower (TV Mini Series) (novel)
 1997 The Moth (TV Movie) (novel)
 1997 Rag Nymph (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (novel)
 1997 The Wingless Bird (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (novel)
 1996 The Girl (TV Movie)
 1996 The Tide of Life (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... (novel)
 1995 The Gambling Man (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... (novel)
 1995 The Glass Virgin (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... (novel)
 1994 The Dwelling Place (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (novel)
 1994 The Cinder Path (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (novel)
 1993 The Man Who Cried (TV Movie) (novel)
 1991 The Black Velvet Gown (TV Movie) (novels)
 1991 The Black Candle (TV Movie) (novel)
 1989 The Fifteen Streets (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Our John Willie (TV Mini Series) (author - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (author)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (author)
 1979 The Mallens (TV Series) (novel)
 1977 Romance (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- House of Men (1977) ... (novel)
 1971 Joe and the Gladiator (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- The Letter (1971) ... (novel)
- Gladiator in Danger (1971) ... (novel)
- Taggerine Ted (1971) ... (novel)
 1958 Rooney (novel)
 1956 Jacqueline (additional dialogue - novel "A Grand Man")
Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "The Black Velvet Gown" (filmed as The Black Velvet Gown (1991)). See more »

Spouse:

Tom Cookson  (her death)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1985 Queen's Birthday Honours List and the DBE (Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1993 Queen's New Year Honours List for her services to literature. See more »

Nickname:

Katie McMullen See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed