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Richard Cottan

Richard Cottan is a writer and actor, known for Wallander (2008), Hancock & Joan (2008) and The Fear (2012). See full bio »

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Known For

Wallander Writer
(2008-2010)
(2008)
The Fear Writer
(2012)

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 2012 The Fear (TV Mini Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (writer)
 2008-2010 Wallander (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes)
- The Fifth Woman (2010) ... (written by)
- The Man Who Smiled (2010) ... (written by)
- Faceless Killers (2010) ... (written by)
- One Step Behind (2008) ... (written by)
- Firewall (2008) ... (written by)
 2009 Margaret (TV Movie) (written by)
 2009 Gunrush (TV Movie)
 2008 Hancock & Joan (TV Movie) (written by)
 2005 Colditz (TV Mini Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Part Two (2005) ... (written by)
- Part One (2005) ... (written by)
 2003 Love Again (TV Movie)
 2001 Men Only (TV Movie)
 1990 Tygo Road (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1990) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1990) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1990) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... (writer)
 1986 Wilderness Road (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- The Rising of the Sun (1986) ... (writer)
- Love Among the Ruins (1986) ... (writer)
- A Slice of Life (1986) ... (writer)
- The End of the World (1986) ... (writer)
- In Between Days (1986) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Alan Bennett's play, "Habeas Corpus", at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England with Royce Ryton, Irene Sutcliffe, Penelope Lee, Howard Lew Lewis, Peter Wilson and Julie-Christine Young in the cast. Mel Smith was the director.

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