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Alan Seymour

Writer, Producer
6 June 1927 to 23 April 2015

An Australian writer and producer who gained recognition for his play The One Day Of The Year in 1961, Seymour became a prolific force in British television drama. He adapted a number of his plays for television and dramatised The Chronicles of Narnia, receiving a Best Children’s Programme BAFTA nomination for The Silver Chair (1990).

Read Alan Seymour's Guardian obituary here