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Terry Pratchett (1948–2015)


Terry Pratchett was born on April 28, 1948 in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England. He was a writer and actor, known for Good Omens (2019), Untitled Discworld Project 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
(2019-2022)
Discworld Writer
(1995)

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 2022 The Amazing Maurice (author) (completed)
 2019-2022 Good Omens (TV Series) (based on the book by - 11 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (2022) ... (based on the book by)
- Episode #2.5 (2022) ... (based on the book by)
- Episode #2.4 (2022) ... (based on the book by)
- Episode #2.3 (2022) ... (based on the book by)
- Episode #2.2 (2022) ... (based on the book by)
 2021 The Abominable Snow Baby (TV Short) (based on the eponymous short story by)
 2021 Hogfather (Podcast Series)
 2021 The Watch (TV Series) (inspired by characters created by - 4 episodes)
- Better to Light a Candle (2021) ... (inspired by characters created by - as Sir Terry Pratchett)
- Nowhere in the Multiverse (2021) ... (inspired by characters created by - as Sir Terry Pratchett)
- Twilight Canyons (2021) ... (inspired by characters created by - as Sir Terry Pratchett)
- Ook (2021) ... (inspired by characters created by - as Sir Terry Pratchett)
 2020 El puente del troll (Video short) (original story)
 2020 Good Omens: Lockdown (Short) (based on characters created by)
 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 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 #1.5 (1997)
- Episode #1.4 (1997)
- Episode #1.3 (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:

Sir Terry Pratchett | Terry

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)

Spouse:

Lyn Marian Purves  (his death)  (1 child)

Children:

Rhianna Pratchett
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I wouldn't pay more than a couple of quid to see me, and I'm me. See more »

Trivia:

He was present throughout the suicide of Peter Smedley in the Dignitas assisted suicide clinic in Forch, Switzerland whilst filming the BBC documentary "Choosing to Die" which he presented. See more »

Trademark:

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Star Sign:

Taurus

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