William Gladstone STEWART

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1933-07-15
Education Shooters Hill GS London, Woolwich Poly London
Publications N/A
Recreations the English language, classical history, music, tennis, gardening, riding
Clubs Reform
Style William G Stewart, Esq
Career RAEC King's African Rifles 1952-55; Redcoat Butlins 1958, BBC TV 1958-67 (directors' course 1965), dir series with Al Read, Eric Sykes, freelance prodr, broadcaster and writer 1967-; co-fndr (with Colin Frewin) Sunset and Vine 1976, fndr md Regent Productions 1982 (sold to Pearsons 1999); prodns incl: The Frost Programme, David Frost, Live from London, Father Dear Father, Bless This House, The Price is Right, Family Fortunes, Don't Forget Your Toothbrush (winner: Bafta, Golden Rose at Montreux), Wanted (winner Silver Rose at Montreux), The Thoughts of Chairman Alf, Tickets for the Titanic, The Lady is a Tramp, The Nineteenth Hole, prod/dir series and specials with Max Bygraves, Bruce Forsyth, Reg Varney, Eric Sykes, Frankie Howerd, Warren Mitchell, Bob Monkhouse, Tommy Cooper 1988-2003, Fifteen-to-One (also presenter); presenter Georgian Giants - 19th Century Sport (BBC Radio 4) 2005, regular conslt and guest appearances on radio and television 2006-08, judge The People's Quiz 2007, guest on Radio Five Live, Heart Radio and The Daily Politics Show (BBC2) 2009, presenter Tom Driberg and Me, A Personal Portait by William G Stewart (BBC4) 2009 (private sec to Tom Driberg during 1960s), appearances on BBC, The One Show, Radio 4, Daily Politics and Radio 5 Live 2010; lectures: on Restitution of the Parthenon Marbles (EP Strasbourg, UNESCO Paris, Smithsonian Inst Washington, NY, Athens and London), Inst of Art and Law Annual Lecture 2000, lecture tour USA and Canada (8 cities) 2003; pres The Media Soc 2003-05; FRTS 1996 (elected to Hall of Fame 2000)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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