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John Wiles (II) (1925–1999)

Died:

(age 73) in UK

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Known For

Out of the Unknown
(1971)
Warship
Warship Writer
(1973-1974)
Paul Temple
Paul Temple Writer
(1971)
Court of Mystery
(1961)

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 1978 A Horseman Riding By (TV Series) (dramatised by - 4 episodes)
- 1918: The Service (1978) ... (dramatised by)
- 1917: The Bad Season (1978) ... (dramatised by)
- 1916: The Profiteers (1978) ... (dramatised by)
- 1915: Death of a Hero (1978) ... (dramatised by)
 1978 Tycoon (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1977 Poldark (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.9 (1977) ... (by)
 1975 Ballet Shoes (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1975) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1975) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1975) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1975) ... (writer)
 1973-1974 Warship (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Man from the Sea (1974) ... (writer)
- A Standing and Jumping War (1973) ... (writer)
 1973 Spy Trap (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Italian Link (1973) ... (writer)
- Anything Legal Considered (1973) ... (writer)
 1973 Sutherland's Law (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Ship (1973) ... (writer)
 1972 General Hospital (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.8 (1972) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.7 (1972) ... (writer)
 1972 The Regiment (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- A Lion at Sunset (1972) ... (writer)
- Days of Betrayal (1972) ... (writer)
 1972 A Family at War (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Coming Home (1972) ... (writer)
 1971 Paul Temple (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Long Ride to Red Gap (1971) ... (writer)
  Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (1 episode, 1971) (writer - 1 episode, 1971)
- Taste of Evil (1971) ... (writer)
 1970 Menace (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Something Cries Out (1970) ... (writer)
 1970 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dead Fall (1970) ... (writer)
 1969 Slim John (TV Series)
 1969 Judge Dee (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Curse of the Lacquer Screen (1969) ... (writer)
- The Day of the Scavengers (1969) ... (writer)
- A Festival of Death (1969) ... (writer)
- The Haunted Pavilion (1969) ... (writer)
- A Place of Great Evil (1969) ... (writer)
 1969 The Siegfried Idyll (TV Movie) (writer)
  Boy Meets Girl (TV Series) (dramatised by - 1 episode, 1968) (script - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Colour of Evening (1968) ... (dramatised by)
- Long After Summer (1967) ... (script)
  Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1968) (dramatised by - 1 episode, 1967)
- Walk in the Dark (1968) ... (writer)
- Come Death (1967) ... (dramatised by)
 1967 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Run (1967) ... (writer)
 1966 The Newcomers (TV Series) (story - 54 episodes)
- Episode #1.116 (1966) ... (story)
- Episode #1.115 (1966) ... (story)
- Episode #1.114 (1966) ... (story)
- Episode #1.113 (1966) ... (story)
- Episode #1.112 (1966) ... (story)
 1966 This Man Craig (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Big Fall (1966) ... (writer)
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (writer - 1 episode, 1963) (original author - 1 episode, 1959)
- Nice Break for the Boys (1963) ... (writer)
- Family on Trial (1959) ... (original author)
- Act of Madness (1956)
  Your World (TV Series) (1 episode, 1961) (writer - 7 episodes, 1961 - 1962)
- Give and Take (1962) ... (writer)
- Fair Shares (1962) ... (writer)
- A Place of Our Own (1962) ... (writer)
- The Way You Take It (1962) ... (writer)
- Marriage: Too Young? (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 Going to Work (TV Series documentary) (script)
 1961 Court of Mystery (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Ship That Vanished (1961) ... (writer)
- The Case of the Mary Celeste (1961) ... (writer)
- The Case of the Eilean Mòr Light (1961) ... (writer)
 1960 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- On the Edge (1960) ... (writer)
 1958 The Immortal Evan Harris (TV Movie) (adapted for television by)
 1958 The Queen and the Welshman (TV Movie) (adapted for television by)
 1957 The Peaceful Inn (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1957 The Grove Family (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nothing But the Truth (1957) ... (writer)
 1955 The Vise (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Price of Vanity (1955) ... (writer)
 1954 The Dancing Bear (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Final Link (1954) ... (writer)
- Helga (1954) ... (writer)
- Josef (1954) ... (writer)
- Julius (1954) ... (writer)
- Kurt (1954) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

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Trivia:

After being the Script Editor on television soap opera Compact, he changed places and moved to BBC2, where he would be responsible for Script Editing duties on thriller serials produced by BBC old-hand Alan Bromly. After applying for a a place on the BBC Director's course, he was made a producer, with assistance by BBC old-hands Alan Bromly and Morris Barry. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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