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Derek Prouse (1922–1996)

Derek Prouse was born on July 10, 1922. He was a writer and actor, known for The Champagne Murders (1967), Mademoiselle (1966) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on December 25, 1996. See full bio »



(age 74)

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Known For

Mademoiselle Miscellaneous Crew
Tempo Writer


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 1968 Isadora (uncredited)
 1967 The Champagne Murders (screenplay)
 1964 Tempo (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Prince Maker (1964) ... (writer)
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 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
- Operation North Star (1953) ... Barman
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 1966 Mademoiselle (dialogue director)
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 1965 Tempo (TV Series)
 1958-1962 Film Profile (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- Jeanne Moreau (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Peter Finch (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Margaret Rutherford (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Sybil Thorndike (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Ellie Lambetti (1961) ... Himself - Host
 1959 The Cinema Today (TV Series)
Himself - Presenter
- Episode dated 23 July 1959 (1959) ... Himself - Presenter

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Other Works:

(1986 to 1987 season) He translated Eugene Ionesco's play, "Rhinoceros," at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater, 725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Kazimierz Braun was director. John Conklin was set designer. Jack Edwards was set designer. Marcus Dilliard was lighting designer. Roberta Carlson was composer. See more »

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For many years, he was the second-string film critic for the London "Sunday Times", filling in for their senior film critic Dilys Powell when she was away, reporting from film festivals and contributing occasional film-related articles.

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