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Jonathan Lynn (I)

Writer | Actor | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Clue (1985) | Nuns on the Run (1990) | My Cousin Vinny (1992)
AWARDS 
6 wins & 1 nomination More »
BORN 
Apr 3, 1943 (age 74)
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/jonathanlynn
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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (37 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Yes, Prime MinisterYes, Prime Minister (TV Series) Writer ( 6 episodes, 2013 ) , Director ( 6 episodes, 2013 ) , Producer ( 6 episodes, 2013 ) , Writer (TV series and stage play) ( 6 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 6
    • A Tsar Is Born (Feb 19, 2013) Director, Producer, Writer (TV series and stage play), Writer  Less
    • Scot Free (Feb 12, 2013) Director, Producer, Writer (TV series and stage play), Writer  Less
    • A Diplomatic Dilemma (Feb 5, 2013) Director, Producer, Writer (TV series and stage play), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Life After LifeLife After Life (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Ferris BuellerFerris Bueller (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • Pilot (Aug 23, 1990) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Beaky Thwaite ( 1 episode, 1988 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Suspicion (Apr 20, 1988) Beaky Thwaite, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Yes, Prime MinisterYes, Prime Minister (TV Series) Writer (by) ( 16 episodes, 1986–1988 )  Less 1986–1988 16
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  • Primary photo for Smart GuysSmart Guys (TV Series) Director  Less 1988– 
  • Primary photo for Twee handen op een buikTwee handen op een buik (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Yes MinisterYes Minister (TV Series) Writer (by) ( 21 episodes, 1980–1984 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1980 ) , Writer (script by) ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980–1984 22
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  • Primary photo for DianaDiana (TV Mini-series) Twining ( 3 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 3
  • Primary photo for Outside EdgeOutside Edge (TV Movie) Kevin  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The KnowledgeThe Knowledge (TV Movie) Ted Margolies  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for BBC2 Play of the WeekBBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series) Gaston ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Cyril Benson / Harold ( 2 episodes, 1976–1978 )  Less 1976–1978 2
  • Primary photo for My Brother's KeeperMy Brother's Keeper (TV Series) Pete Booth ( 13 episodes, 1975–1976 ) , Writer ( 13 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976 13
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  • Primary photo for The Dick Emery ShowThe Dick Emery Show (TV Series) Actor ( 4 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975 4
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  • Primary photo for Doctor on the GoDoctor on the Go (TV Series) Writer ( 5 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975 5
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  • Primary photo for The Good LifeThe Good Life (TV Series) Window Cleaner ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
    • Pig's Lib (Apr 25, 1975) Window Cleaner  Less
  • Primary photo for The Liver BirdsThe Liver Birds (TV Series) Robert / Johnny ( 8 episodes, 1972–1974 )  Less 1972–1974 8
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  • Primary photo for Whodunnit?Whodunnit? (TV Series) Bob Deacon ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Doctor at SeaDoctor at Sea (TV Series) Writer ( 5 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974 5
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  • Primary photo for My Name Is Harry WorthMy Name Is Harry Worth (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974 3
  • Primary photo for Doctor in ChargeDoctor in Charge (TV Series) Writer ( 11 episodes, 1972–1973 ) , Danny Hooley ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1972–1973 11
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  • Primary photo for All Star Comedy CarnivalAll Star Comedy Carnival (TV Movie) Writer (writer ("Doctor in Charge"))  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Romany JonesRomany Jones (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for On the BusesOn the Buses (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1973 ) , Writer (by) ( 3 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972–1973 6
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  • Primary photo for Turnbull's Finest Half-HourTurnbull's Finest Half-Hour (TV Series) Roddy Cheever-Jones ( 5 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972 5
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  • Primary photo for ColditzColditz (TV Series) Bergman ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Nearest and DearestNearest and Dearest (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Doctor at LargeDoctor at Large (TV Series) Writer (by) ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Doctor in the HouseDoctor in the House (TV Series) Danny Hooley ( 9 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970 9
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  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) John Simons ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
    • Rumour (Mar 2, 1970) John Simons  Less
  • Primary photo for The Merchant of VeniceThe Merchant of Venice (TV Short) Tubal  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Softly SoftlySoftly Softly (TV Series) Tony ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for HadleighHadleigh (TV Series) Harold ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Jazz AgeThe Jazz Age (TV Series) Harry Plant ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Twice a FortnightTwice a Fortnight (TV Series) Various Characters ( 11 episodes, 1967–1968 )  Less 1967–1968 11
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  • Primary photo for Thirteen Against FateThirteen Against Fate (TV Series) Moise ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
Self (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Who Done It: The ClueWho Done It: The Clue Himself  Less 2018 $100K
  • Primary photo for HandMade FilmsHandMade Films (Himself)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Movies and StuffMovies and Stuff (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for It Was Alright in the 70sIt Was Alright in the 70s (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Yes, Prime Minister: Re-electedYes, Prime Minister: Re-elected (TV Movie) Himself - Writer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Adam Hills in Gordon St TonightAdam Hills in Gordon St Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Comedy Writer, Producer and Director ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The World's Greatest Comedy CharactersThe World's Greatest Comedy Characters (TV Special) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 30 Greatest Political Comedies30 Greatest Political Comedies (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Ultimate SitcomThe Ultimate Sitcom (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Comedians' ComedianThe Comedians' Comedian (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Sunday Morning ShootoutSunday Morning Shootout (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Britain's Best SitcomBritain's Best Sitcom (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Heroes of ComedyHeroes of Comedy (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable Leonard RossiterThe Unforgettable Leonard Rossiter (TV Movie) Himself - Friend and Director, 'Loot'  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Laughter in the House: The Story of British SitcomLaughter in the House: The Story of British Sitcom (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Friday Night, Saturday MorningFriday Night, Saturday Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Night of One Hundred StarsNight of One Hundred Stars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Pleasure at Her Majesty'sPleasure at Her Majesty's (TV Movie) Michelangelo / Various  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Robert ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • The Liver Birds (Aug 1, 2008) Robert (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Liver BirdsThe Liver Birds (TV Series) Robert ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
    • It Takes All Kinds (Sep 5, 1975) Robert (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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