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Dennis Potter (Dennis Christopher George Potter)

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Biography

Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Dennis Christopher George Potter was born 17 May 1935 in Berry Hill, a small village in the Forest of Dean, where his grandfather and father were coal miners. Through books, the young Potter found that "words were chariots". He attended school in London and spent two years in the Army. During his three years at Oxford, he wrote The Glittering Coffin (1960), a bitter attack on England. As a BBC trainee, he wrote/hosted Between Two Rivers (1960), a documentary about the Forest of Dean. In 1961 he joined the Daily Herald, where he was TV critic (1962-64). Read more...

Actor

Character: Himself - Interviewee

The South Bank Show 1978

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Arena 1975

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The Singing Detective 0

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