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Ed Bye

Ed Bye was born in 1955 in London, England as Edward Richard Morison Bye. He is a director and producer, known for Red Dwarf (1988), Bottom (1991) and The Vicar of Dibley (1994). He has been married to Ruby Wax since May 16, 1988. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

Red Dwarf Director
(1988-1999)
Bottom Director
(1991-1995)
(2006-2007)
(2021)

Filmography

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  Road to Ruins (Documentary) (attached) (announced)
 2021 Murder, They Hope (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Bunny Trap (2021)
 2019 Dial M for Middlesbrough (TV Movie)
 2018 Death on the Tyne (TV Movie)
 2002-2017 French and Saunders (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #6.5 (2004)
- Episode #6.4 (2004)
- Episode #6.3 (2004)
 2017 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Static (2017)
 2016 Children in Need (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2013-2015 Vicious (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Wedding (2015)
- Flatmates (2015)
- Stag Do (2015)
- Ballroom (2015)
- Gym (2015)
 2014 Harry & Paul's Story of the 2s (TV Movie)
 2013 Anna & Katy (TV Series)
 2013 Nixon's the One (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot
 2013 Not Going Out (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The House (2013)
 2012 Playhouse Presents (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Nixon's the One (2012)
 2011 George and Bernard Shaw (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2011)
 2011 Merry Widows (TV Series)
 2009-2011 My Family (TV Series) (20 episodes)
- A Night Out (2011)
- Darts All, Folks (2011)
- 'Booked (2011)
 2011 Coming of Age (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Fear Itself (2011)
- Lesbian Jumper (2011)
- Penguin (2011)
- Dib Dib Dib (2011)
- Robbery (2011)
 2007-2008 After You've Gone (TV Series) (18 episodes)
- Damaged (2008)
 2007 Ronni Ancona & Co. (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2007)
- Episode #1.1 (2007)
 2006-2007 The Vicar of Dibley (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2006 Home Again (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Horn of Plenty (2006)
- Protection (2006)
- Refuse (2006)
 2005 Foley & McColl: This Way Up (TV Movie)
 2004 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series) (1 episode)
- White Box (2004)
 2004 Fat Slags
 2003 More Great Comedy Moments (Video) (director: "Red Dwarf")
 2002 Celeb (TV Series)
 2002 Lenny Henry in Pieces (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2002)
 2000 French & Saunders Live (Video)
 1988-1999 Red Dwarf (TV Series) (40 episodes)
- Pete: Part 2 (1999)
- Pete: Part 1 (1999)
- Only the Good... (1999)
- Krytie TV (1999)
- Cassandra (1999)
 1998 Can't Smeg Won't Smeg (TV Special)
 1998 Red Dwarf A-Z (TV Movie)
 1998 Universe Challenge (TV Special short)
 1997 Ruby (TV Series)
 1996 Bottom Fluff (Video)
 1996 Eddie Izzard: Definite Article (Video documentary)
 1995 Red Dwarf: Smeg Outs (Video)
 1995 Jack and Jeremy's Police 4 (TV Movie)
 1991-1995 Bottom (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- 'S Out (1995)
- Holy (1992)
- Parade (1992)
- Culture (1992)
- Burglary (1992)
 1993-1995 The Detectives (TV Series) (18 episodes)
- Twitchers (1995)
- On Thin Ice (1995)
- Art Attack (1995)
- Flash (1995)
 1994 Red Dwarf: Smeg Ups (Video)
 1994 Jasper Carrott: Carrott U Like (TV Special documentary)
 1993-1994 The Full Wax (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Joanna Show (1994)
- Episode #4.1 (1993)
 1993 Mama's Back (TV Movie)
 1993 The 10 Percenters (TV Series)
 1992 Wax Acts (TV Movie)
 1990 Canned Carrott (TV Series)
 1988 Craig Goes Mad in Melbourne (TV Series documentary)
 1988 Don't Miss Wax (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1988)
- Escape (1988)
- Rules and Rebels (1988)
- Episode #2.2 (1988)
 1987 Filthy Rich & Catflap (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1987) ... (film)
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... (film)
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... (film)
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... (film)
 1986 Girls on Top (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Lower the Donkey (1986)
- Big Snogs (1986)
 1984 The Young Ones (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Summer Holiday (1984) ... (film segment, uncredited)
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Married to actress and TV personality, Ruby Wax, who often plays cameo roles in his productions.

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