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Evelyn Waugh (I) (1903–1966)


Evelyn Waugh was born on October 28, 1903 in London, England as Arthur St. John Waugh. He was a writer and actor, known for Brideshead Revisited (2008), The Unforeseen (1958) and The Loved One (1965). He was married to Laura Herbert and Evelyn Gardner. He died on April 10, 1966 in Combe Florey, Somerset, England. See full bio »

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(1959)
The Loved One Writer
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Filmography

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 2019 Decline and Fall (Short) (novel)
 2017 Decline and Fall (TV Mini Series) (based upon the novel by - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... (based upon the novel by)
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... (based upon the novel by)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (based upon the novel by)
 2012 Bella Fleace Gave a Party (Short) (original story)
 2008 Brideshead Revisited (novel)
 2006 Mr. Loveday's Little Outing (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 2003 Bright Young Things (novel "Vile Bodies")
 2001 Sword of Honour (TV Movie) (novel)
 1988 A Handful of Dust (novel)
 1987 Scoop (TV Movie) (based on the novel by)
 1981 Brideshead Revisited (TV Mini Series) (novel - 11 episodes)
- Brideshead Revisited (1981) ... (novel)
- A Twitch Upon the Thread (1981) ... (novel)
- Orphans of the Storm (1981) ... (novel)
- Brideshead Deserted (1981) ... (novel)
- The Unseen Hook (1981) ... (novel)
 1973 Between the Wars (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Mr Loveday's Little Outing (1973) ... (short story)
 1972 Scoop (TV Series) (novel - 7 episodes)
- A Surfeit of Boots (1972) ... (novel)
- The Ubiquitous Mr. Baldwin (1972) ... (novel)
- The Scoop (1972) ... (novel)
- Stones £20 (1972) ... (novel)
- The War Torn Ishmaelia (1972) ... (novel)
 1970 Put Out More Flags (TV Movie)
 1970 Vile Bodies (TV Movie) (novel)
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Winner Take All (1968) ... (short story)
 1968 Decline and Fall... of a Birdwatcher (novel "Decline and Fall")
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Sword of Honour #1: Men at Arms (1967) ... (novel)
 1965 The Loved One (novel "The Loved One")
 1959 The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (TV Series) (short story: 'A Handful of Dust' - 1 episode)
- High Green Wall (1959) ... (short story: 'A Handful of Dust')
 1959 The Unforeseen (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Bella Fleace Gave a Party (1959) ... (story)
 1957 On Camera (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Liked Dickens (1957) ... (novel)
 1955 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Bella Fleace Gave a Party (1955) ... (story)
 1954 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (short story: 'A Handful of Dust' - 1 episode)
- High Green Wall (1954) ... (short story: 'A Handful of Dust')
 1953 Medallion Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Liked Dickens (1953) ... (writer)
 1953 Eye Witness (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Mr. Loveday's Little Outing (1953) ... (story)
 1939 Table d'Hote (TV Movie) (novel "Doubting Hall")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Short story: "An Englishman's Home". See more »

Publicity Listings:

11 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 28 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Evelyn Waugh Society

Spouse:

Laura Herbert  (his death)  (7 children) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I regard writing not as investigation of character but as an exercise in the use of language. See more »

Trivia:

He based his character, Rex Mottram, on Brendan Bracken. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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