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Lewis Greifer (1915–2003)

Lewis Greifer was born on December 19, 1915 in London, England. He is known for his work on Cash on Demand (1961), The Man Who Finally Died (1963) and Who-Dun-It (1969). He was married to Nan. He died on March 18, 2003 in London. See full bio »

Died:

(age 87) in London, England, UK

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Known For

(1961)
Who-Dun-It Writer
(1969)
The Prisoner Writer
(1967)

Filmography

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 1975 Doctor Who (TV Series) (by - 4 episodes)
- Pyramids of Mars: Part Four (1975) ... (by - as Stephen Harris)
- Pyramids of Mars: Part Three (1975) ... (by - as Stephen Harris)
- Pyramids of Mars: Part Two (1975) ... (by - as Stephen Harris)
- Pyramids of Mars: Part One (1975) ... (by - as Stephen Harris)
  Special Branch (TV Series) (by - 1 episode, 1974) (writer - 1 episode, 1970)
- Date of Birth (1974) ... (by)
- Borderline Case (1970) ... (writer)
 1972 New Scotland Yard (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ask No Questions (1972) ... (writer)
 1971 Suspicion (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- No Case to Answer (1971) ... (writer)
 1971 Trial (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Good People (1971) ... (writer)
- Flat Fifty One (1971) ... (writer)
 1971 Hovorís len o láske (TV Movie) (story)
  Fraud Squad (TV Series) (1 episode, 1969) (writer - 2 episodes, 1970)
- Golden Island (1970) ... (writer)
- Double Deal (1970) ... (writer)
- Brother Simple (1969) ... (as Joshua Adam)
  Who-Dun-It (TV Series) (5 episodes, 1969) (creator - 2 episodes, 1969)
- Death in a Seance (1969) ... (creator)
 1968 Crime Buster (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Loser (1968) ... (as Joshua Adam)
 1968 Honey Lane (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Flower Game (1968)
 1967 The Prisoner (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The General (1967) ... (written by - as Joshua Adam)
  Love Story (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1965 - 1967) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Swordfighter (1967) ... (writer)
- A Merry Chinese Christmas (1967) ... (writer)
- Cinéma Vérité (1967) ... (adaptation)
- Say Sorry (1966) ... (writer)
- Phyllis Hammond Died Here (1965) ... (writer)
 1966-1967 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- A Matter of Will (1967) ... (writer - as Joshua Adam)
- Episode #1.910 (1966) ... (writer - as Joshua Adam)
- Episode #1.909 (1966) ... (writer - as Joshua Adam)
- Episode #1.908 (1966) ... (writer - as Joshua Adam)
- Episode #1.907 (1966) ... (writer - as Joshua Adam)
 1966 Knock on Any Door (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pig Iron Johnny (1966)
 1965 Front Page Story (TV Series) (creator - 3 episodes)
- Down Among the Dead Men (1965) ... (creator)
- Background Only: Not for Publication (1965) ... (creator)
- The Public Interest (1965) ... (creator)
  Ghost Squad (TV Series) (1 episode, 1964) (script by - 1 episode, 1962)
- Rich Ruby Wine (1964) ... (as Joshua Adam)
- The Desperate Diplomat (1962) ... (script by - as Joshua Adam)
 1963 The Man Who Finally Died (from an original by) / (screenplay)
  24-Hour Call (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1963) (writer - 1 episode, 1963)
- Love for Caroline (1963) ... (as Joshua Adam)
- The Night Walker (1963) ... (writer - as Joshua Adam)
- The Deadliest Poison (1963) ... (as Joshua Adam)
 1962 Drama 61-67 (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Drama '62: The Pinedus Affair (1962) ... (adaptation)
 1961 Cash on Demand (screenplay by)
 1960 Theatre 70 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1960 The Voodoo Factor (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Operation Lifeboat (1960) ... (writer)
- The Missing Factor (1960) ... (writer)
- The Elixir (1960) ... (writer)
- The Spiders (1959) ... (writer)
- The Professor (1959) ... (writer)
  The Man Who Finally Died (TV Series) (1 episode, 1959) (writer - 3 episodes, 1959)
- The Final Death (1959)
- The Clinic (1959) ... (writer)
- The Gloves (1959) ... (writer)
- The Call (1959) ... (writer)
 1957-1958 Web (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Gallery (1958) ... (writer)
- The Other Warren (1958) ... (writer)
- The Painting (1958) ... (writer)
- The Coat (1958) ... (writer)
- The Alibi (1957) ... (writer)
 1957 Cold Comfort (Short)
 1957 Dearth of a Salesman (Short)
 1957 Insomnia Is Good for You (Short)
 1957 Five Names for Johnny (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Fifth Name (1957) ... (writer)
- Revenge (1957) ... (writer)
- The Accusation (1957) ... (writer)
- The Victoria Cross (1957) ... (writer)
 1957 The Gentle Killers (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Joshua Adam | Joshua Adams | Stephen Harris

Spouse:

Nan  (his death)  (2 children)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

A former journalist, he wrote scripts for radio and television in England for about twenty years and later became a teacher at the University of Tel Aviv.

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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