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Fred Hoyle (I) (1915–2001)

Fred Hoyle was born on June 24, 1915 in Bingley, Yorkshire, England as Frederick Hoyle. He was a writer, known for A for Andromeda (1961), A come Andromeda (1972) and A for Andromeda (2006). He was married to Barbara Clark. He died on August 20, 2001 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England. See full bio »

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(1961)
(1972)
(2006)

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 2006 A for Andromeda (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1972 A come Andromeda (TV Mini-Series) (novel "A for Andromeda" - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... (novel "A for Andromeda")
 1962 The Andromeda Breakthrough (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Roman Peace (1962) ... (writer)
- Hurricane (1962) ... (writer)
- Storm Centres (1962) ... (writer)
- Azaran Forecast (1962) ... (writer)
- Gale Warning (1962) ... (writer)
  A for Andromeda (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1961) (story - 3 episodes, 1961)
- The Last Mystery (1961) ... (story)
- The Face of the Tiger (1961) ... (story)
- The Murderer (1961) ... (story)
- The Monster (1961) ... (writer)
- The Miracle (1961) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

(1962-63) Stage: Wrote "Rockets in URSA Major," performed at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England, with Sean Scully, Nicholas Selby, Peter Cellier, Michael Gambon, John Pickles, Philip Morant, Denise Coffey, Ronald Herdman and John Woodvine in the cast. Peter Duguid was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Prof. Sir Fred Hoyle | Sir Fred Hoyle
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Personal Quote:

I don't see the logic of rejecting data just because they seem incredible [ . . . ] the establishment defends itself by complicating everything to the point of incomprehensibility. See more »

Trivia:

In 1957 he, Geoffrey Burbidge, Margaret Burbidge and William Fowler published a paper in the "Reviews of Modern Physics" which demonstrated how elements are synthesized in the nuclear reactors of stars. In 1983 Fowler received the Nobel Prize in physics for his role in the collaboration. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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