Jeremy Israel ISAACS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1932-09-28
Education Glasgow Acad, Merton Coll Oxford (MA, pres Oxford Union)
Books & Publications
Recreations walking, reading
Clubs N/A
Style Sir Jeremy Isaacs
Career TV prodr: Granada TV 1958-63 (progs incl What the Papers Say, All Our Yesterdays), Associated-Rediffusion 1963-65 (This Week), BBC 1965-67 (Panorama); Associated-Rediffusion (renamed Thames Television 1968): controller of features 1967-74, dir of progs 1974-78, prodr The World at War 1974, conslt Hollywood series; ind prodr: A Sense of Freedom (Scottish TV), Ireland - A Television History (13 part series BBC TV), Cold War (Turner Broadcasting) 1998, Millennium (Turner Broadcasting) 1999; chief exec Channel 4 1981-87, gen dir ROH 1988-97, chief exec Jeremy Isaacs Productions 1997-, chm Artsworld Channels Ltd 2000-03, chm DCMS Advsy Panel European Capital of Culture 2001-03; awarded: Desmond Davis Award for outstanding contrib to TV 1972, George Polk Meml Award 1973, Cyril Bennett Award for outstanding contrib to TV programming (RTS) 1982, Peabody Award, Prix Italia 1999; govr BFI 1979, BFI fellowship 1986; pres RTS 1999-2001; Hon DLitt: Univ of Strathclyde 1984, CNAA 1987, Univ of Bristol 1988, Univ of Manchester 1999; fell British Acad of Film and TV 1985; RTS Hall of Fame 1996; Cdr Order of Arts and Letters (France) 1988, L'Ordre National du Mérite (France) 1992
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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