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Martyn Friend

Martyn Friend was born on November 23, 1942 in London, England. He is a director and writer, known for Emmerdale Farm (1972), Summer's Lease (1989) and All Passion Spent (1986). See full bio »

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Known For

Emmerdale Farm Director
(1977)
Summer's Lease Director
(1989)
(1986)
Afterlife Director
(2005-2006)

Filmography

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 2005-2010 New Tricks (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Coming Out Ball (2010)
- Meat Is Murder (2009)
 2000-2007 Rebus (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Black and Blue (2000)
 2007 The Last Detective (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2005-2006 Afterlife (TV Mini Series) (5 episodes)
- Mirrorball (2006)
- Misdirection (2005)
 2006 Silent Witness (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2004 Stephen Fry's Shorts (TV Movie) (as Martin Friend)
 2004 Jack the Lad (Short) (as Martin Friend)
 2003 Winter Solstice (TV Movie)
 2002 The Tea Party (Short) (as Martin Friend)
 2001 Love or Money (TV Movie)
 1999 DDU (TV Series)
 1999 Badger (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Low Fidelity (1999)
- Rhino and Chips (1999)
 1999 Where the Heart Is (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1998 Making the Cut (TV Movie)
 1996 Cuts (TV Movie)
 1994-1996 Wycliffe (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Faith (1996)
- Crazy for You (1996)
- Charades (1995)
- All for Love (1995)
- The Scapegoat (1994)
 1994 Seaforth (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- An Ill Wind (1994)
 1993-1994 Alleyn Mysteries (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hand in Glove (1994)
- Final Curtain (1993)
 1991 Titmuss Regained (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Tomorrow (1991)
- Today (1991)
 1990 Screen One (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1989 Summer's Lease (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- The Urbino Trail (1989)
- A Battlefield (1989)
- Villa to Let (1989)
 1989 Mystery!: Campion (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1987 Drummonds (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Old Flames (1987)
 1986 All Passion Spent (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1986)
- Episode #1.2 (1986)
- Episode #1.1 (1986)
 1985 Anna of the Five Towns (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1985)
- Episode #1.3 (1985)
- Episode #1.2 (1985)
- Episode #1.1 (1985)
 1983 You Can't Live on Cake (TV Movie)
 1981 Bergerac (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Picking It Up (1981)
 1981 Play for Today (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1980 Fair Stood the Wind for France (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1980)
- Episode #1.3 (1980)
- Episode #1.2 (1980)
- Episode #1.1 (1980)
 1980 Enemy at the Door (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Escape (1980)
- War Game (1980)
- The Raid (1980)
 1980 Sweet Nothings (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1980)
- Episode #1.3 (1980)
- Episode #1.2 (1980)
- Episode #1.1 (1980)
 1979 Shoestring (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Stamp Duty (1979)
 1977 The Mackinnons (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- A New Life (1977)
- Shame the Devil (1977)
 1977 Emmerdale Farm (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.359 (1977) ... (as Martin Friend)
- Episode #1.358 (1977) ... (as Martin Friend)
- Episode #1.357 (1977) ... (as Martyn Friend)
- Episode #1.356 (1977) ... (as Martin Friend)
- Episode #1.355 (1977) ... (as Martin Friend)
 1976 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Just a Whisper? (1976) ... (as Martin Friend)
 1974-1975 Sutherland's Law (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Rag Doll (1975)
- The Partnership (1974) ... (as Martin Patrick Friend)
- The Break (1974) ... (as Martin Patrick Friend)
 1974 Barlow (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Corruption (1974) ... (as Martin Friend)
 1973 The Onedin Line (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Danger Level (1973)
- Echoes from Afar (1973) ... (as Martin Friend)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Martin Patrick Friend | Martin Friend
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Son of actors Eileen Erskine and Philip Friend.

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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