Charles Gerald WOOD

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1932-08-06
Education Chesterfield GS, King Charles I Sch Kidderminster, Birmingham Coll of Art
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Style Charles Wood, Esq
Career dramatist, screenwriter and writer for television and radio 1963-; 1949-63: soldier (17-21st Lancers), scenic artist, layout artist and stage mangr, cartoonist (The Stage, The Globe and Mail Toronto), Bristol Evening Post; memb Drama Panel SW Arts 1970-72, conslt Nat Film Devpt Fund 1980-82, memb Cncl BAFTA 1990-93; FRSL 1984; >ir< plays incl: Cockade (Evening Standard Award), Dingo, Don't Make Me Laugh, Meals on Wheels, Fill the Stage with Happy Hours, H or Monologues at Front of Burning Cities, Tie Up the Ballcock, Welfare, The Garden, Veterans (Evening Standard Award), The Script, Jingo, Red Star, Has Washington Legs, Across From the Garden of Allah, Man Beast and Virtue (Pirandello), The Mountain Giants (Pirandello) 1993, The Tower (Dumas) 1995, Tumbledown 2012, Hotel Gallipoli 2013; >ir< plays: Not At All, Traitor in a Steel Helmet, Drill Pig, Prisoner and Escort, Drums Along the Avon, Mutzen Ab!, A Bit of a Holiday, A Bit of a Family Feeling, A Bit of Vision, A Bit of an Adventure, Death or Glory Boy, The Emergence of Antony Purdy Esq, Love Lies Bleeding, Do As I Say!, Miss White in New York; series: Don't Forget to Write, My Family and Other Animals (adaption), The Settling of the Sun, Sharpe's Company, Sharpe's Regiment, Sharpe's Waterloo, Mute of Malice, Briefs Trooping Gaily, Monsignor Renard (episode 3); documentaries: Last Summer By the Sea; >ir< 1962-72: Prisoner and Escort, Cowheel Jelly, Next to Being a Knight; The Fireraisers (Max Frisch) 2004, The Conspiracy of Sèvres 2006; >ir< incl: The Knack, Help, How I Won the War, The Long Day's Dying, The Charge of the Light Brigade, The Bed Sitting Room, Cuba, Red Monarch, Puccini, Wagner, Tumbledown (Prix Italia RAI Prize, Best Single Play BAFTA, Best Single Play RTS, Best Single Play BPG), An Awfully Big Adventure (Beryl Bainbridge), A Breed of Heroes (Alan Judd, nomination for BAFTA), England My England (John Osborne), Iris (with Richard Eyre, nomination for BAFTA and Christopher Award NY, Humanitas Prize LA), The Other Man (with Richard Eyre)
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