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David Leland (born 20 April 1947 in Cambridge, England) is a director, screenwriter and actor who came to international fame with his directorial debut Wish You Were Here in 1987.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

David Leland (born 20 April 1947 in Cambridge, England) is a director, screenwriter and actor who came to international fame with his directorial debut Wish You Were Here in 1987.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1947-04-20

Place of Birth Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 An Accidental Studio as Himself
1996 When Saturday Comes as Priest
1982 The Missionary as Long Haired Man at Gin Palace
1981 Time Bandits as Puppeteer
1981 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1 episode)
1973 The Love-Girl and the Innocent as Nemov
1973 Gawain and the Green Knight as Humphrey
1972 Van der Valk (1 episode)
1971 Barlow (1 episode)
1971 The Last of the Mohicans (8 episodes) as David Gamut (7 episodes)
1970 Scars of Dracula as First Officer
1970 One Brief Summer
1967 Callan (1 episode)
1964 Sherlock Holmes (1 episode)

Writing

2007 Virgin Territory Writer
1999 The White River Kid Screenplay
1987 Wish You Were Here Writer
1987 Personal Services Writer
1986 Mona Lisa Screenplay
1983 Made in Britain Screenplay
1983 R.H.I.N.O.; Really Here in Name Only Writer
1983 Flying Into the Wind Writer
1983 Birth of a Nation Writer
1981 Psy-Warriors Writer
1981 Beloved Enemy Screenplay

Directing

2011 The Borgias (2 episodes)Director
2007 Virgin Territory Director
2003 Concert for George Director
2001 Band of Brothers (1 episode)Director
1998 The Land Girls Director
1990 The Big Man Director
1989 Checking Out Director
1987 Wish You Were Here Director

Production

2003 Concert for George Producer

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