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John Webster (V) (1578–1634)

John Webster was a Jacobean dramatist who wrote several plays between 1602 and 1624. He is infamous for his morbid, gothic view of the world. His best known plays are 'The Duchess of Malfi' and 'The White Devil'. See full bio »

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(age 56) in London, England, UK

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Stage 2 Writer
(1972)
Conflict Writer
(1967)
Festival Writer
(1962)

Filmography

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 2017 Visible Poetry Project (TV Series short) (1 episode)
 2014 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie)
 2010 The Duchess of Malfi (Video)
 2001 Hotel (play "The Duchess of Malfi" - uncredited)
 1992 Rehearsal: The Killings of Cariola (Short) (play "The Duchess of Malfi")
 1972 Stage 2 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Duchess of Malfi (1972) ... (play)
 1967 Conflict (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Duchess of Malfi (1967) ... (play)
 1962 Festival (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1949 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie) (play)
 1938 The Duchess of Malfi (TV Movie)
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His play, "The Duchess of Malfi", was performed in a British National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England with Eleanor Bron, Ian McKellen, Jonathan Hyde, Edward Petherbridge, Greg Hicks, Selina Cadell, Sheila Hancock, Roy Kinnear and Claire Moore in the cast. Philip Prowse was the director. See more »

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Played by Joe Roberts in Shakespeare in Love (1998).

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