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Laurie Taylor (II)

Laurie Taylor was born on August 1, 1936 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England as Laurence John Taylor. He is a writer, known for Dispatches (1987), The London Programme (1975) and A Very British Apocalypse (2007). He is married to Cathy Mahoney. They have one child. See full bio »

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Dispatches Writer
The London Programme Himself - Author 'In The Underworld'
Great Thinkers: In Their Own Words Himself - Broadcaster and Sociologist


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 2007 A Very British Apocalypse (TV Movie documentary) (as Professor Laurie Taylor)
 2005 Dispatches (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- On Pain of Death (2005) ... (writer)
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 1991 Flesh and Blood: The story of the Krays (TV Movie documentary) (thanks - as Prof. Laurie Taylor)
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 2010-2014 In Confidence (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Presenter / Himself
- Miriam Margolyes (2014) ... Himself - Presenter
- Mary Robinson (2014) ... Himself - Presenter
- Trevor Beattie (2014) ... Himself - Presenter
- Tariq Ali (2014) ... Himself - Presenter
- Fergus Henderson (2014) ... Himself - Presenter
 2011 Great Thinkers: In Their Own Words (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Broadcaster and Sociologist
- The Culture Wars (2011) ... Himself - Broadcaster and Sociologist
 2011 Unlawful Killing (Documentary)
Himself - Sociologist (as Professor Laurie Taylor)
 2009 Keith Meets Keith (TV Movie documentary)
 2007 A Very British Apocalypse (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Presenter (as Professor Laurie Taylor)
 2006 Timeshift (TV Series documentary)
- Carry on Campus (2006) ... Himself
 2003 Dee Construction: The Simon Dee Story (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Flesh and Blood: The story of the Krays (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Criminal Historian (as Prof. Laurie Taylor)
 1990 The London Programme (TV Series)
Himself - Author 'In The Underworld'
- Still Krays After All These Years (1990) ... Himself - Author 'In The Underworld' (as Professor Laurie Taylor)
 1990 The Media Show (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #6.1 (1990) ... Himself
 1986 Open the Box (TV Series documentary)
- Real People (1986) ... Himself
 1980-1982 Friday Night, Saturday Morning (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- Episode #6.5 (1982) ... Himself - Host
- Episode #3.11 (1980) ... Himself - Host

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Prof. Laurie Taylor | Professor Laurie Taylor

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Sociologist and broadcaster. He is the father of former Labour party advisor Matthew Taylor.

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