James Cellan Jones

Alan James Gwynne Cellan Jones (13 July 1931 – 30 August 2019) was a British television and film director. From 1963, he directed over 50 diverse television series and films, specialising in dramas.

He was particularly associated with the "Classic Serial" during the golden age of BBC drama, and some of his most significant work was in televising late 19th-century and 20th-century British literary works. Two of his most ambitious and successful directorial adaptations were the miniseries The Forsyte Saga (1967), which became a national and international hit, and Fortunes of War (1987); and he was also noted for his award-winning productions of Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974) and Harnessing Peacocks (1993).

Cellan Jones was Head of Plays at BBC Television, chairman of BAFTA, and chairman of the Directors Guild of Great Britain.

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Vorname:James
Geburtsdatum:13.07.1931 (♋ Krebs)
Geburtsort:Swansea
Sterbedatum:30.08.2019
Nationalität:Vereinigtes Königreich
Geschlecht:♂männlich
Berufe:Fernsehregisseur, Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor,

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Datenstand: 08.03.2021 09:44:25Uhr