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Peter Ling (I) (1926–2006)

Peter Ling was born on May 27, 1926 in Croydon, Surrey, England as Peter George Derek Ling. He was a writer and actor, known for Crossroads (1964), The Avengers (1961) and Champion House (1967). He was married to Sheilah Ward. He died on September 14, 2006 in Hastings, East Sussex, England. See full bio »

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Crossroads Writer
(1964-1988)
The Avengers Writer
(1961-1963)
(1967-1968)
Doctor Who Writer
(1968)

Filmography

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 2001-2002 Crossroads (TV Series) (original series created by - 320 episodes)
- Episode #1.207 (2002) ... (original series created by)
- Episode #1.208 (2002) ... (original series created by)
- Episode #1.298 (2002) ... (original series created by)
- Episode #1.250 (2002) ... (original series created by)
- Episode #1.212 (2002) ... (original series created by)
  Crossroads (TV Series) (creator - 4,238 episodes, 1964 - 1988) (story by - 1,082 episodes, 1979 - 1986) (storyliner - 23 episodes, 1978 - 1986) (script - 17 episodes, 1972 - 1978) (by - 4 episodes, 1968 - 1970)
- Episode #1.4510 (1988) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.4509 (1988) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.4508 (1988) ... (creator)
- Episode #1.4322 (1986) ... (creator) / (story by)
- Episode #1.4325 (1986) ... (creator) / (story by)
 1972 The Pathfinders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fog (1972) ... (writer)
 1971 Crossroads: A Celebration (TV Movie)
 1968 Doctor Who (TV Series) (by - 4 episodes)
- The Mind Robber: Episode 5 (1968) ... (by)
- The Mind Robber: Episode 4 (1968) ... (by)
- The Mind Robber: Episode 3 (1968) ... (by)
- The Mind Robber: Episode 2 (1968) ... (by)
  Champion House (TV Series) (creator - 30 episodes, 1967 - 1968) (writer - 1 episode, 1967) (based on a story by - 1 episode, 1967)
- Go West, Young Man (1968) ... (creator)
- Breakout (1968) ... (creator)
- If I Were the Marrying Kind (1968) ... (creator)
- Wax Fruit (1968) ... (creator)
- Handle with Care (1968) ... (creator)
 1966 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- When Last Seen (1966) ... (writer)
  Compact (TV Series) (creator - 197 episodes, 1962 - 1965) (creator/writer - 176 episodes, 1962 - 1965)
- Journey's End (1965) ... (creator)
- If the Shoe Fits... (1965) ... (creator)
- Paris Is for Lovers (1965) ... (creator/writer)
- Destination - Paris (1965) ... (creator/writer)
- Trouble Across the Water (1965) ... (creator)
 1961-1963 The Avengers (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Box of Tricks (1963) ... (teleplay)
- Dance with Death (1961) ... (teleplay)
- Ashes of Roses (1961) ... (teleplay)
 1961 Jango (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mind the Doors, Please (1961) ... (writer)
 1960 The Roving Reasons (TV Series) (writer - 13 episodes)
- The London Lunch Basket (1960) ... (writer)
- The Athenian Athlete (1960) ... (writer)
- The Copenhagen Copperplate (1960) ... (writer)
- The Gibbering Gibraltarian (1960) ... (writer)
- The Salzburg Salesman (1960) ... (writer)
 1960 Counter-Attack! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- White Flag (1960) ... (writer)
 1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Mystery in the Mine (original story)
 1959 Crime Sheet (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Superintendent Finds the Angles (1959) ... (writer)
- The Superintendent Hedges a Bet (1959) ... (writer)
- Lockhart Rings the Bell (1959) ... (writer)
 1958 Rush Hour (TV Series)
 1958 Murder Bag (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Case 21 (1958) ... (writer)
 1957 Dead Giveaway (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The End of the Trail (1957) ... (writer)
- The Facts of the Matter (1957) ... (writer)
- The Hole in the Wall (1957) ... (writer)
- The Middle of the Night (1957) ... (writer)
- The First of the Questions (1957) ... (writer)
 1955 Rum Punch (TV Movie) (writer)
 1955 File on Voronov (TV Movie)
 1955 The Benedict Plan (TV Movie) (from an idea by)
 1955 The Little Round House (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Mr. Papingay's Party (1955) ... (adaptation)
 1955 The Right Answers (TV Movie) (writer)
 1955 Robinson and Co. (TV Movie) (writer)
 1954 Happy Holidays (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1954) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1954) ... (writer)
  Whirligig (TV Series) (script - 55 episodes, 1951 - 1954) (additional script - 14 episodes, 1951)
- Episode #4.19 (1954) ... (script)
- Episode #4.18 (1954) ... (script)
- Episode #4.17 (1954) ... (script)
- Episode #4.16 (1954) ... (script)
- Episode #4.15 (1954) ... (script)
 1954 Whistle for Silence (TV Movie) (adapted for television by)
 1953 Desert Adventure (TV Movie) (adapted by)
  Saturday Special (TV Series) (script - 16 episodes, 1952 - 1953) (writer - 12 episodes, 1952)
- Episode #2.16 (1953) ... (script)
- Episode #2.15 (1953) ... (script)
- Episode #2.14 (1953) ... (script)
- Episode #2.13 (1953) ... (script)
- Episode #2.12 (1953) ... (script)
 1952 Wizard Birthday (TV Short) (writer)
 1952 Into Thin Air (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Disappearing Trick (1952) ... (writer)
- Magic in the Museum (1952) ... (writer)
- The Statue in the Square (1952) ... (writer)
- Danger Signal (1952) ... (writer)
- Trouble at the Wharf (1952) ... (writer)
 1951 Aladdin (TV Movie)
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Wrote a radio play based on Sherlock Holmes for Radio 4 in the 1990s. See more »

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