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Terry Pratchett (1948–2015)


Terry Pratchett was born on April 28, 1948 in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England as Terence David John Pratchett. He was a writer and actor, known for Good Omens (2019), Mort and The Wee Free Men. He was married to Lyn Marian Purves. He died on March 12, 2015 in Broadchalke, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. See full bio »

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Good Omens Writer
(2019)
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(1995)

Filmography

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  Good Omens (TV Mini-Series) (based on the novel by - 6 episodes, 2019) (created by - 6 episodes, 2019) (post-production)
- Episode #1.6 (2019) ... (based on the novel by) / (creator)
- Episode #1.5 (2019) ... (based on the novel by) / (creator)
- Episode #1.3 (2019) ... (based on the novel by) / (creator)
- Episode #1.2 (2019) ... (based on the novel by) / (creator)
- Episode #1.4 (2019) ... (based on the novel by) / (creator)
 2019 Troll Bridge (Short) (original story)
 2013 Poslední odmena (Short) (short story)
 2010 Going Postal (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (novel)
 2010 The Richard Dimbleby Lecture (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Shaking Hands with Death (2010) ... (as Sir Terry Pratchett)
 2010 Nation (book)
 2009 Maskerade (TV Movie)
  The Color of Magic (TV Mini-Series) (novel "The Light Fantastic" - 1 episode, 2008) (novel "The Colour of Magic" - 1 episode, 2008)
- Part 2: The Light Fantastic (2008) ... (novel "The Light Fantastic")
- Part 1: The Colour of Magic (2008) ... (novel "The Colour of Magic")
 2007 Wyrd Sisters (TV Movie)
 2006 Terry Pratchett's Hogfather (TV Movie) (novel)
 2006 Johnny and the Bomb (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Déjà Voodoo (2006) ... (novel)
- The Butterfly Effect (2006) ... (novel)
- Mrs Tachyon and the Bags of Time (2006) ... (novel)
 1997 Wyrd Sisters (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1997)
- Episode #1.4 (1997)
- Episode #1.3 (1997)
- Episode #1.5 (1997)
- Episode #1.1 (1997)
 1997 Soul Music (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.7 (1997) ... (novel)
 1996 Welcome to the Discworld (Short)
 1995 Discworld (Video Game) (creator)
  Johnny and the Dead (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes, 1995) (screenplay - 2 episodes, 1995)
- Part 4 (1995) ... (novel)
- Part 3 (1995) ... (screenplay)
- Part 2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Part 1 (1995) ... (screenplay)
 1992 Truckers (TV Series) (novel - 13 episodes)
- So Near and Yet So Far (1992) ... (novel)
- The Great Escape (1992) ... (novel)
- Angalo's Return (1992) ... (novel)
- Searching the Store (1992) ... (novel)
- The Hostage Situation (1992) ... (novel)
 1986 The Colour of Magic (Video Game) (novel)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1987 Mort (Disk World #4) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Terry Pratchet | Sir Terry Pratchett

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Evolution was far more thrilling to me than the biblical account. Who would not rather be a rising ape than a falling angel? To my juvenile eyes Darwin was proved true every day. It doesn't take much to make us flip back into monkeys again. See more »

Trivia:

Worked as a full-time journalist until 1980, then as a publicity officer for the Central Electricity Generating Board until 1987. See more »

Trademark:

Beard See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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