Alan Simpson

Writer · Actor · Creator
IVA Star Rating : 34
Alan Francis Simpson, was an English scriptwriter, best known for the Galton and Simpson comedy writing partnership with Ray Galton. Together they devised and wrote the BBC sitcom Hancock's Half Hour (1954–1961), the first two series of Comedy Playhouse (1961–1963), and Steptoe and Son (1962–1974).

Alan Francis Simpson, was an English scriptwriter, best known for the Galton and Simpson comedy writing partnership with Ray Galton. Together they devised and wrote the BBC sitcom Hancock's Half Hour (1954–1961), the first two series of Comedy Playhouse (1961–1963), and Steptoe and Son (1962–1974).

Birth Name

Alan Francis Simpson

Born

Wednesday, 27 November 1929

Died

Wednesday, 08 February 2017

Actor Filmography

The Many Faces of... Self 2010
Balderdash & Piffle Himself 2006
Reputations Self 1994
The South Bank Show Himself, Self 1978
Arena Himself 1975
Call My Bluff Self 1965
Comedy Playhouse 1st Irishman 1961
The Siege of Sidney Street Uniformed Police Inspector 1960
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Actor Filmography

The Many Faces of... Self 2010
Balderdash & Piffle Himself 2006
Reputations Self 1994
The South Bank Show Himself, Self 1978
Arena Himself 1975
Call My Bluff Self 1965
Comedy Playhouse 1st Irishman 1961
The Siege of Sidney Street Uniformed Police Inspector 1960

Producer Filmography

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