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Josephine Tey (1896–1952)

As Gordon Daviot, she was a famous well-known playwright during the 1930s, and, as Gordon Daviot, published her first mystery novel, "The Man In The Queue". For the second, "A Shilling For Candles", she took a family name, Josephine Tey, under which she published a further six. See full bio »

Died:

(age 55) in London, England, UK

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(1937)
(1951)
(1934)
Playhouse 90 Writer
(1957)

Filmography

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 1988 The Franchise Affair (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... (novel)
 1986 Brat Farrar (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... (novel)
 1969 Detective (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Singing Sands (1969) ... (novel)
 1963 Tätini kynä (TV Movie) (as Gordon Daviot)
 1963 Paranoiac (novel "Brat Farrar" - uncredited)
 1962 The Franchise Affair (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1962) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1962) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1962) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1962) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1962) ... (novel)
 1958 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Laughing Woman (1958) ... (as Gordon Daviot)
 1958 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Franchise Affair (1958) ... (novel)
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (novel: Brat Farrar - 1 episode)
- The Clouded Image (1957) ... (novel: Brat Farrar)
 1955 Richard of Bordeaux (TV Movie) (play - as Gordon Daviot)
 1955 Cornelia (TV Movie) (writer - as Gordon Daviot)
 1955 Lady Charing Is Cross (TV Movie) (play - as Gordon Daviot)
 1955 Sweet Coz (TV Movie) (play - as Gordon Daviot)
 1950-1952 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- Bratt Farrar (1952) ... (story)
- Brat Farrar (1950) ... (story)
 1951 The Franchise Affair (novel)
 1950 Triple Bill (TV Movie) (story "Mrs. Fry Has a Visitor" - as Gordon Daviot)
 1947 The Little Dry Thorn (TV Movie) (play - as Gordon Daviot)
 1947 Richard of Bordeaux (TV Movie) (play - as Gordon Daviot)
 1938 Richard of Bordeaux (TV Movie) (as Gordon Daviot)
 1937 Young and Innocent (novel "A Shilling for Candles")
 1936 Next Time We Love (contract writer - uncredited)
 1934 Youthful Folly (play - as Gordon Daviot)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "To Love And Be Wise". See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gordon Daviot
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Did You Know?

Nickname:

Elizabeth MacIntosh See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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