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Peter Sasdy (born 27 May 1935 in Budapest, Hungary) is a British film and TV director.

As well as numerous TV credits, notably the Nigel Kneale-scripted The Stone Tape (1972), he directed several horror films for Hammer, including Taste the Blood of Dracula (1969), Countess Dracula (1971) and Hands of the Ripper (1971). He directed Pia Zadora in the cult classic The Lonely Lady (1983), for which he earned a Razzie Award for Best Director.

From 1985 to 1987 he directed the Thames TV production of The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4.

Description above from the Wikipedia article  Peter Sasdy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Peter Sasdy (born 27 May 1935 in Budapest, Hungary) is a British film and TV director.

As well as numerous TV credits, notably the Nigel Kneale-scripted The Stone Tape (1972), he directed several horror films for Hammer, including Taste the Blood of Dracula (1969), Countess Dracula (1971) and Hands of the Ripper (1971). He directed Pia Zadora in the cult classic The Lonely Lady (1983), for which he earned a Razzie Award for Best Director.

From 1985 to 1987 he directed the Thames TV production of The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4.

Description above from the Wikipedia article  Peter Sasdy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 30

Birthday 1935-05-27

Place of Birth Budapest, Hungary

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

Lytton's Diary (3 episodes)Director
2010 Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady Director
1992 Witchcraft (2 episodes)Director
1989 Ending Up Director
1987 The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole (6 episodes)Director Director
1985 The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Director
1984 Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense (3 episodes)Director
1983 The Lonely Lady Director
1980 Hammer House of Horror (3 episodes)Director
1979 Minder (2 episodes)Director
1978 Return of the Saint (4 episodes)Director
1977 Welcome to Blood City Director
1975 I Don't Want to Be Born Director
1973 Nothing But the Night Director
1972 The Stone Tape (1 episode)Director Director
1972 Arthur of the Britons (2 episodes)Director
1972 Doomwatch Director
1971 Hands of the Ripper Director
1971 Countess Dracula Director
1970 Taste the Blood of Dracula Director
1969 The Gold Robbers (13 episodes)Director
1968 The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (4 episodes)Director
1968 Journey to the Unknown (2 episodes)Director
1967 Callan (1 episode)Director
1967 Wuthering Heights Director
1965 Out of the Unknown (3 episodes)Director
1961 Ghost Squad (2 episodes)Director

Acting

2018 Hammer Horror: The Warner Bros. Years as Himself

Writing

1971 Countess Dracula Story

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