Charlotte Brontë (1816–1855)


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Charlotte was born 1816, the third of the six children of Patrick Brontë, an Anglican clergyman, and his wife Maria Branwell Brontë. After their mother's death in 1821, Charlotte and her sisters, Maria and Elizabeth, were sent to Cowan Bridge Clergy Daughters' School, which Charlotte would later immortalize as the brutal Lowood school in "Jane ... See full bio »

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Jane Eyre Writer
(2011)
Rochester Writer
Sangdil Writer
(1952)
(1918)

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 2020 Acting for a Cause (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (2020)
 2015 National Theatre Live: Jane Eyre (based on the novel by)
 2013 The Autobiography of Jane Eyre (TV Series)
 2011 Jane Eyre (based on the novel by)
  Jane Eyre (TV Mini Series) (book - 4 episodes, 2006) (novel - 4 episodes, 2006)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (book) / (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... (book) / (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (book) / (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... (book) / (novel)
 2006 Wide Sargasso Sea (TV Movie) (characters)
 1997 Jane Eyre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Jane Eyre (novel)
 1993 Wide Sargasso Sea (characters - uncredited)
 1991 Sargasso: A Caribbean Love Story (Documentary) (characters)
  Jane Eyre (TV Mini Series) (by - 9 episodes, 1983) (novel - 2 episodes, 1983)
- Reunion (1983) ... (by)
- Family Found (1983) ... (by)
- Beggarwoman to Teacher (1983) ... (by)
- A Secret Is Revealed (1983) ... (by)
- Proposal (1983) ... (by)
 1981 Guiding Light (TV Series) (certain characters created by - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 8 December 1981 (1981) ... (certain characters created by)
 1978 Ardiente secreto (TV Series) (story - 20 episodes)
- Episode #1.20 (1978) ... (story)
- Episode #1.19 (1978) ... (story)
- Episode #1.17 (1978) ... (story)
- Episode #1.18 (1978) ... (story)
- Episode #1.16 (1978) ... (story)
 1973 Jane Eyre (TV Mini Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Part 5 (1973) ... (novel)
- Part 4 (1973) ... (novel)
- Part 3 (1973) ... (novel)
- Part 2 (1973) ... (novel)
- Part 1 (1973) ... (novel)
 1972 Jana Eyrová (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... (novel)
  Novela (TV Series) (1 episode, 1972) (novel - 16 episodes, 1965 - 1971)
- Shirley (1972)
- Jane Eyre XV (1971) ... (novel)
- Jane Eyre XIV (1971) ... (novel)
- Jane Eyre XIII (1971) ... (novel)
- Jane Eyre XII (1971) ... (novel)
 1970 Jane Eyre (TV Movie) (novel "Jane Eyre")
 1970 Villette (TV Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Apple of Discord (1970) ... (novel)
- Breakfast in the Country (1970) ... (novel)
- A Mighty Revelation (1970) ... (novel)
- The Long Summer (1970) ... (novel)
- Crossing the Styx (1970) ... (novel)
 1968 Jane Eyre (novel)
 1963 El secreto (TV Series) (novel "Jane Eyre" - uncredited)
 1963 Jane Eyre (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1963) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1963) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1963) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1963) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1963) ... (novel)
 1962 The Man I Love (original idea)
 1962 TV de Vanguarda (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Episode #11.2 (1962) ... (novel)
 1961 Jane Eyre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1959 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (1959)
 1958 Jane Eyre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1957 Villette (TV Mini Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (novel)
 1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (1957) ... (novel - as Charlotte Bronte)
 1957 Jane Eyre (TV Mini Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... (novel)
 1956 Mei gu (novel)
 1956 Jane Eyre (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1956) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1956) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1956) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1956) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1956) ... (novel)
 1955 Jane Eyre (TV Series) (novel)
 1953 Monodrama Theater (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (1953) ... (novel)
 1952 Sangdil (novel)
 1949-1952 Studio One (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Jane Eyre (1952) ... (novel)
- Jane Eyre (1949) ... (novel)
 1951 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (1951) ... (story)
 1948 Jane Eyre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1946 Jane Eyre (TV Movie) (novel)
 1943 Jane Eyre (by)
 1943 I Walked with a Zombie (novel "Jane Eyre" - uncredited)
 1938 The Mercury Theatre on the Air (Podcast Series) (adapted from the novel by - 1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (1938) ... (adapted from the novel by)
 1937 Theatre Parade (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Jane Eyre (1937) ... (novel)
 1934 Jane Eyre (novel "Jane Eyre")
 1926 Orphan of Lowood (novel "Jane Eyre")
 1922 Shirley (novel)
 1921 Jane Eyre (novel)
 1919 Die Waise (novel)
 1918 Woman and Wife (novel "Jane Eyre")
 1915 Jane Eyre (Short) (novel)
 1915 The Castle of Thornfield (novel "Jane Eyre")
 1914/II Jane Eyre (novel)
 1914/I Jane Eyre (Short) (story)
 1910/II The Mad Lady of Chester (Short) (novel)
 1910/I Jane Eyre (novel)

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Other Works:

(2007-08 season) Stage: Wrote source material (novel) for "Jane Eyre," performed at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater, Wurtele Thrust Stage, Minneapolis, MN, with Barbara Bryne in the cast. Alan Stanford was adapter. Joe Dowling was artistic director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Biographical Movies | 7 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Charlotte Bronte

Spouse:

Arthur Bell Nicholls  (her death)
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Personal Quote:

I will prove to you that you are wrong; I will show you a heroine as small and as plain as myself, who shall be as interesting as any of yours. See more »

Trivia:

Sister of Emily Brontë and Anne Brontë See more »

Nickname:

Currer Bell

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