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Peter Willes (1913–1991)


Peter Willes was born on April 30, 1913 in London, England. He was a producer and actor, known for Idiot's Delight (1939), ITV Sunday Night Theatre (1969) and Call It a Day (1937). He died on October 22, 1991 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Idiot's Delight Mr. Cherry
(1939)
(1969-1973)
Call It a Day Martin Hilton
(1937)
The Main Chance Producer
(1969-1972)

Filmography

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  ITV Playhouse (TV Series) (executive producer - 16 episodes, 1967 - 1980) (producer - 10 episodes, 1968 - 1977)
- A Rod of Iron (1980) ... (executive producer)
- A Question of Time (1978) ... (executive producer)
- The Best of Enemies (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Love-Lies-Bleeding (1977) ... (producer)
- Short Back and Sides (1977) ... (executive producer)
  The Sunday Drama (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes, 1977 - 1978) (producer - 1 episode, 1977)
- Just Between Ourselves (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Treats (1977) ... (executive producer)
- A Superstition (1977) ... (producer)
- A Chink in the Wall (1977) ... (executive producer)
 1978 Do You Remember? (TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- The English Climate (1978) ... (executive producer)
- The Bonus (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Night School (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Aren't We All (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Home and Beauty (1978) ... (executive producer)
 1978 Park People (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 The Look (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 Play for Love (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Party of the First Part (1978) ... (executive producer)
 1978 Just Between Ourselves (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1977 Ghosts (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1977 Sister Dora (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Part 3 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Part 2 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Part 1 (1977) ... (executive producer)
 1977 Spaghetti Two-Step (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1977 The Lover (TV Movie) (producer)
 1976 Almost a Vision (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1976 Murder (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- A Variety of Passion (1976) ... (executive producer)
- Nobody's Conscience (1976) ... (executive producer)
- Hello Lola (1976) ... (executive producer)
 1976 The Power of Dawn (TV Movie) (producer)
 1976 Huggy Bear (TV Movie) (executive producer)
  ITV Sunday Night Drama (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode, 1976) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1974)
- Now Is Too Late (1976) ... (producer)
- A Bit of an Adventure (1974) ... (executive producer)
 1975 Suzi's Plan (TV Movie) (producer)
 1975 Willow Cabins (TV Movie) (producer)
 1975 Raffles (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Amateur Cracksman (1975) ... (executive producer)
 1975 Raffles (TV Movie) (producer)
 1975 The Loner (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Dawson's Encounter (1975) ... (executive producer)
- Dawson's Connection (1975) ... (executive producer)
- Dawson's Complaint (1975) ... (executive producer)
 1975 The Hanged Man (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Ring of Return (1975) ... (executive producer)
- Laws of Fortune (1975) ... (executive producer)
- Grail and Platter (1975) ... (executive producer)
- The Bridge Maker (1975) ... (executive producer)
- Chariot of Earth (1975) ... (executive producer)
 1975 Joby (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1974 Late Night Drama (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Ms or Jill and Jack (1974) ... (producer)
 1974 Good Girl (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- If You Can Dream (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Does the Road Wind Uphill? (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Be Good, Sweet Maid (1974) ... (executive producer)
- A Ministering Angel Thou (1974) ... (executive producer)
- How Doth the Little Busy Bee? (1974) ... (executive producer)
 1971-1974 Justice (TV Series) (executive producer - 38 episodes)
- Collision Course (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Point of Death (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Decisions, Decisions (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Under Suspicion (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Twice the Legal Limit (1974) ... (executive producer)
 1974 Death or Glory Boy (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Early Breakfast (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Early Days (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Early Arrival (1974) ... (executive producer)
 1973-1974 Beryl's Lot (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Rosie All the Way (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Naughty Boy, Naughty Girl (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Backs to the Wall (1974) ... (executive producer)
- A Bit of Culture (1974) ... (executive producer)
- It's a Rum World (1974) ... (executive producer)
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes, 1963 - 1967) (producer - 1 episode, 1974)
- The Break (1974) ... (producer)
- ITV Summer Playhouse #3: Death by Misadventure (1967) ... (executive producer)
- ITV Summer Playhouse #2: The English Climate (1967) ... (executive producer)
- That Old Black Magic (1967) ... (executive producer)
  ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (executive producer - 17 episodes, 1969 - 1973) (producer - 9 episodes, 1969 - 1973)
- Young Guy Seeks Part-Time Work (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Reckoning Day (1973) ... (producer)
- Afternoon at the Festival (1973) ... (executive producer)
- The Ruffian on the Stair (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Sarah (1973) ... (executive producer)
 1971-1973 Hadleigh (TV Series) (executive producer - 14 episodes)
- Touch and Go (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Departure (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Family Feelings (1973) ... (executive producer)
- The Goddaughter (1973) ... (executive producer)
- The Caper (1973) ... (executive producer)
  Late Night Theatre (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes, 1973) (producer - 3 episodes, 1973)
- Barbara's Wedding (1973) ... (executive producer) / (producer)
- The New Word (1973) ... (executive producer) / (producer)
- The Twelve-Pound Look (1973) ... (executive producer) / (producer)
 1973 Dolly (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- The Other Lady (1973) ... (executive producer)
- A Life Subscription (1973) ... (executive producer)
- The House Opposite (1973) ... (executive producer)
 1973 So It Goes (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Fire Ball (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Free Fall (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Coming Home (1973) ... (executive producer)
 1973 Conjugal Rights (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Michael and Jenny (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Charles and Paula (1973) ... (executive producer)
- Alan and Rosamund (1973) ... (executive producer)
 1969-1972 The Main Chance (TV Series) (executive producer - 32 episodes)
- Dear Sir, Unless... (1972) ... (executive producer)
- One for the House (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Fit-Up (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Choice of Jungles (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Doll on a Wall (1972) ... (executive producer)
  The Organization (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes, 1972) (producer - 1 episode, 1972)
- Mr Pulman and Mr Pershore (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Veronica and Mr Pulman (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Peter Frame and Veronica (1972) ... (producer)
- Rodney Spurling and Peter Frame (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Eve and Rodney Spurling (1972) ... (executive producer)
 1972 The Challengers (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Tomorrow Business (1972) ... (executive producer)
 1971 Great Performances (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Arcata Promise ... (executive producer)
  The Ten Commandments (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes, 1971) (producer - 1 episode, 1971)
- A Bit of Family Feeling (1971) ... (executive producer)
- As Many as Are Here Present (1971) ... (executive producer)
- An Object of Affection (1971) ... (executive producer)
- The Catherine Wheel (1971) ... (executive producer)
- Husband and Friend (1971) ... (executive producer)
 1970 Grady (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Look, I'm Nobody (1970) ... (executive producer)
- Pieces on a Board (1970) ... (executive producer)
- Somebody Else's War (1970) ... (executive producer)
  The Root of All Evil? (TV Series) (producer - 13 episodes, 1968 - 1969) (executive producer - 2 episodes, 1968 - 1969)
- Floating Man (1969) ... (executive producer) / (producer)
- What's in It for Me? (1969) ... (producer)
- A Bit of a Holiday (1969) ... (producer)
- The Long Sixpence (1969) ... (producer)
 1968 City '68 (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Where Did You Get That Hat? (1968) ... (executive producer)
 1967 Seven Deadly Virtues (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- Are You by Yourself? (1967) ... (executive producer)
- A Pain in the Neck (1967) ... (executive producer)
- The Whole Truth (1967) ... (executive producer)
- The Man with Two Heads (1967) ... (executive producer)
- Surface of Innocence (1967) ... (executive producer)
 1966 Major Barbara (TV Movie) (producer)
 1966 Seven Deadly Sins (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- The Erpingham Camp (1966) ... (executive producer)
- A Lion in His Way (1966) ... (executive producer)
- In the Night (1966) ... (executive producer)
- A Temporary Typist (1966) ... (executive producer)
- A Cold Heart (1966) ... (executive producer)
 1963-1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series) (producer - 59 episodes)
- The Lady on the Train (1965) ... (producer)
- The Hunted and the Hunters (1965) ... (producer)
- The Reunion (1965) ... (producer)
- One Good Man and True? (1965) ... (producer)
- Wolves Get Eaten, Too (1965) ... (producer)
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Was a classmate of David Niven at Stowe School in the 1920s. See more »

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Taurus

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