Bill Douglas (I) (1934–1991)

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Bill Douglas was born on April 17, 1934 in Newcraighall, Scotland as William Gerald Douglas. He was a writer and actor, known for My Childhood (1972), Comrades (1986) and My Way Home (1978). He died on June 18, 1991 in Barnstaple, Devon, England. See full bio »

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Known For

My Childhood Writer
(1972)
Comrades Writer
(1986)
My Way Home Writer
(1978)
My Ain Folk Writer
(1973)

Filmography

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 1996 The Ring of Truth (TV Movie) (script)
 1986 Comrades
 1978 My Way Home (writer)
 1974 Home and Away (Short) (screenplay)
 1973 My Ain Folk (writer)
 1972 My Childhood
 1971 Come Dancing (Short)
 1970 Globe (Short)
 1969 Charlie Chaplin's London (Short) (writer)
 1969/I Striptease (Short) (writer)
 1955-1956 Crackerjack! (TV Series) (script - 21 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1956) ... (script)
- Episode #2.5 (1956) ... (script)
- Episode #2.4 (1956) ... (script)
- Episode #2.3 (1956) ... (script)
- Episode #2.2 (1956) ... (script)
Show Show Actor (7 credits)
Show Show Director (8 credits)
Show Show Art director (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Forbes Douglas
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Scottish director, former actor. His films often chronicle working class life, including an autobiographical trilogy dedicated to his own youth. He later taught at Britain's National Film and Television School.

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