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Don Sharp (1921–2011)

Don Sharp was born on the island of Tasmania off of Australia, and began his show-business career there as an actor. After World War II he traveled to England and continued his acting carer. He became a director in the mid-1950s and turned out some low- and medium-budget musicals, such as the Tommy Steele vehicle The Dream Maker (1963). In the mid... See full bio »

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Known For

Bear Island Director
(1979)
The Avengers Director
(1968)
Q.E.D. Director
(1982)
(1969)

Filmography

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 1989 Act of Will (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1989)
- Episode #1.3 (1989)
- Episode #1.2 (1989)
- Episode #1.1 (1989)
 1988 Tears in the Rain (TV Movie)
 1987 Hold the Dream (TV Mini Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1987)
 1986 Tusitala (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
 1985 A Woman of Substance (TV Mini Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1985)
 1982 Q.E.D. (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- To Catch a Ghost (1982)
- Target: London (1982)
 1980 Hammer House of Horror (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1979 Bear Island
 1978 The Four Feathers (TV Movie)
 1976 To the Devil a Daughter (uncredited)
 1975 Hennessy
 1974 Dark Places
 1974 Callan
 1968 The Champions (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Project Zero (1968)
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Get-A-Way! (1968)
 1966 The Brides of Fu Manchu (directed by)
 1964 Witchcraft
 1963 The Kiss of the Vampire (directed by)
 1963 The Human Jungle (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961-1962 Ghost Squad (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Green Shoes (1962)
- The Broken Doll (1961)
- Hong Kong Story (1961)
 1961 Kraft Mystery Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960 Linda
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Alternate Names:

Donald Sharp

Spouse:

Mary Steele  (his death)  (4 children) | See more »
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He was known to be an actor's director who got on with his performers very well. The only exception was Eva Renzi, whom he directed in Taste of Excitement (1969). He told an interviewer that Renzi was "extremely beautiful and talented, but virtually impossible to work with", stating that her aggressive outbursts and attitude caused quite some tension on-set. See more »

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