William Douglas-Home

Writer

Writer


William Douglas-Home was born on June 3, 1912 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was a writer, known for What a Girl Wants (2003), The Reluctant Debutante (1958) and The Amazing Mr. Beecham (1949). He was married to Branch, Rachel, the Baroness Dacre. He died on September 28, 1992 in Winchester, England.
Birth date
1912-06-03
Death date
1992-09-28
Awards
1 nomination.

Known For


What a Girl Wants
What a Girl Wants
Writer (2003)
Eye Witness
Eye Witness
Writer (1950)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterWhat a Girl Wants
(1958 screenplay) / (play "The Reluctant Debutante")
2003
WriterSein bester Freund
(TV Movie)
1996
WriterLe Canard à l'orange
(TV Movie) (play)
1995
WriterNe coupez pas mes arbres
(TV Movie) (play)
1995
WriterSein bester Freund
(TV Movie) (novel)
1986
WriterThe Kingfisher
(TV Movie)
1985
WriterBBC2 Playhouse
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) - You're All Right, How Am I? (1981) ... (written by)
1981
WriterPato a la naranja
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Episode #1.3 (1980) - Episode #1.2 (1980) - Episode #1.1 (1980)
1980
WriterDer Eisvogel
(TV Movie)
1980
WriterEmmenez-moi au théâtre: Le canard à l'orange
(TV Movie) (play)
1979
WriterBetzi
(TV Movie) (screenplay)
1978
WriterDame of Sark
(TV Movie) (author of the original work)
1976
WriterDuck in Orange Sauce
(play - as William Douglas Home)
1975
WriterNe coupez pas mes arbres
(TV Movie) (play)
1975
WriterLloyd George Knew My Father
(TV Movie) (play)
1975
WriterAway from It All
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - On Such a Night (1973) ... (writer)
1973
WriterGute Freunde
(TV Movie) (play "A Friend Indeed")
1973
WriterThirty-Minute Theatre
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - The Editor Regrets (1970) ... (writer) - The Bishop and the Actress (1968) ... (writer)
1968-1970
WriterTheatre Date
(TV Series) (play - 1 episode) - The Secretary Bird (1969) ... (play - as William Douglas Home)
1969
WriterITV Play of the Week
(TV Series) (play - 1 episode) - The Reluctant Debutante (1966) ... (play)
1966
WriterDas Missgeschick, ein Lord zu sein
(TV Movie) (play)
1966
WriterJunger Herr für Jenny
(TV Movie) (play "The Reluctant Debutante")
1964
WriterThe Reluctant Peer
(TV Movie) (play)
1964
WriterDer schlechte Soldat Smith
(TV Movie) (play "The Bad Soldier Smith")
1963
WriterBBC Sunday-Night Play
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Up a Gum Tree (1962)
1962
WriterComedy Matinee
(TV Mini-Series) (play - 1 episode) - Master of Arts (1961) ... (play)
1961
WriterFollow That Horse!1960
WriterUnder Ten Flags
(additional dialogue)
1960
WriterITV Television Playhouse
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1959) (play - 1 episode, 1958) - The Manor of Northstead (1959) ... (writer) - Now Barabbas (1958) ... (play)
WriterÄiti tietää rakkaudesta
(TV Movie) (play "The Reluctant Debutante")
1959
WriterThe Reluctant Debutante
(play - as William Douglas Home) / (screen play - as William Douglas Home)
1958
WriterEin Mann für Jenny
(TV Movie) (play)
1956
WriterThe Reluctant Debutante
(TV Movie) (play)
1955
WriterThe Colditz Story
(dialogue - as William Douglas Home)
1955
WriterThe Manor of Northstead
(TV Movie) (play)
1954
WriterMade in Heaven
(original story - as William Douglas Home) / (screenplay - as William Douglas Home)
1952
WriterMaster of Arts
(TV Movie) (play - as William Douglas Home)
1950
WriterEye Witness
(additional dialogue - as William Douglas Home)
1950
WriterTonight on Broadway
(TV Series) (play - 1 episode) - Yes, M'Lord (1949) ... (play)
1949
WriterThe Amazing Mr. Beecham
(writer)
1949
WriterThe Chiltern Hundreds
(TV Movie) (play)
1949
WriterNow Barabbas
(play)
1949
WriterFor Them That Trespass
(additional dialogue)
1949
WriterSleeping Car to Trieste
(writer - uncredited)
1948
RoleTitleYear
SelfThis Is Your Life
(TV Series documentary) Self - Brian Johnston (1982) ... Self - A.E. Matthews (1958) ... Self
1958-1982
SelfThe Book Programme
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #7.11 (1979) ... Self
1979
SelfCall My Bluff
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.2 (1965) ... Self
1965
SelfAsk Me Another
(TV Series) Self - Playwright - Episode dated 21 July 1958 (1958) ... Self - Playwright
1958
SelfThe Brains Trust
(TV Series) Self - Panellist - Episode #1.46 (1956) ... Self - Panellist
1956