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Alan Yentob

Producer | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Imagine (2003-2017) | Arena (1977-2005) | Woman in Gold (2015)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 12 nominations More »
BORN 
Mar 11, 1947 (age 70)

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Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (26 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ImagineImagine (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 75 episodes, 2003–2015 ) , Series Editor ( 36 episodes, 2009–2015 ) , Executive Producer ( 31 episodes, 2003–2012 ) , Series Producer ( 6 episodes, 2010–2017 ) , Producer ( 5 episodes, 2004–2014 ) , Executive Producer (BBC) ( 3 episodes, 2007–2008 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 2004 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2004–2006 ) , Series Editor (BBC) ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Producer (BBC) ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2003–2017 85
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  • Primary photo for One Night in 2012One Night in 2012 (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Series Editor  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Top GearTop Gear (TV Series) Script Consultant (ambulance film) ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Episode #22.3 (Feb 9, 2015) Script Consultant (ambulance film)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Trouble with TolstoyThe Trouble with Tolstoy (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 2 episodes, 2011 ) , Series Editor ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Painted with WordsPainted with Words (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator, Producer, Writer (adaptation)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for NovaNova (TV Series) Himself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Musical Minds (Jun 30, 2009) Himself - Narrator, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for The Story of the GuitarThe Story of the Guitar (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 3 episodes, 2008 ) , Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2008 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 3
    • This Time It's Personal... (Oct 19, 2008) Himself - Presenter, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Out of the Frying Pan... (Oct 12, 2008) Himself - Presenter, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • In the Beginning... (Oct 5, 2008) Himself - Presenter, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for A Bucket o' French & SaundersA Bucket o' French & Saunders (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for The Omid Djalili ShowThe Omid Djalili Show (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Yusuf Islam: A Few Good SongsYusuf Islam: A Few Good Songs (TV Movie) Himself, Director  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Krapp's Last TapeKrapp's Last Tape (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Who Cares About ArtWho Cares About Art (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for LeonardoLeonardo (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for The Complete Citizen KaneThe Complete Citizen Kane (TV Movie) Editor  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Producer ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Exiles: Edward SaidExiles: Edward Said (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Forty Years at the I.C.A.Forty Years at the I.C.A. (TV Series) Producer ( 2 episodes, 1987 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 3
  • Primary photo for Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO StoryHollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 6
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  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 1986 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Series Editor ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1975–1986 5
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  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Producer ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Producer ( 18 episodes, 1977–1984 ) , Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 1982–1985 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 ) , Series Editor ( 2 episodes, 1981–1982 )  Less 1977–1985 25
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  • Primary photo for Pavarotti in Concert at the Madison Square GardenPavarotti in Concert at the Madison Square Garden (TV Special) Editor  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Catherine WheelThe Catherine Wheel (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Return of Lupino LaneThe Return of Lupino Lane (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Success StorySuccess Story (TV Mini-series) Director ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for ReviewReview (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 1970–1972 )  Less 1970–1972 4
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Self (51 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ImagineImagine (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 133 episodes, 2003–2017 )  Less 2003–2017
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  • Primary photo for W1AW1A (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015
  • Primary photo for The Life of Rock with Brian PernThe Life of Rock with Brian Pern (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Points of ViewPoints of View (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Last ImpresarioThe Last Impresario Himself - Interviewee  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Culture ShowThe Culture Show (TV Series) Himself - Reporter / Himself - Presenter / Himself - Host ( 3 episodes, 2010–2013 )  Less 2010–2013
  • Primary photo for Goodbye Television CentreGoodbye Television Centre (TV Special) Himself - Reporter  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Mel Brooks Strikes Back!Mel Brooks Strikes Back! (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Ken Russell: A Bit of a DevilKen Russell: A Bit of a Devil (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for America in PrimetimeAmerica in Primetime (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (UK version) ( 4 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • The Crusader (Nov 20, 2011) Himself - Presenter (UK version)  Less
    • The Misfit (Nov 13, 2011) Himself - Presenter (UK version)  Less
    • Man of the House (Nov 6, 2011) Himself - Presenter (UK version)  Less
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  • Primary photo for QI GenesisQI Genesis (TV Movie) Himself - BBC Creative Director  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Rufus Wainwright: Prima DonnaRufus Wainwright: Prima Donna Himself - Presenter  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Trouble with TolstoyThe Trouble with Tolstoy (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Tonight with Trevor McDonaldTonight with Trevor McDonald (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Seven Year HitchThe Seven Year Hitch (Video) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for A Kick in the Head: The Lure of Las VegasA Kick in the Head: The Lure of Las Vegas (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Story of 'Are You Being Served?'The Story of 'Are You Being Served?' (TV Movie) Himself - Controller of BBC One, 1992-1996  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for FreezingFreezing (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Beautiful PeopleBeautiful People (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for NovaNova (TV Series) Himself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for IdealIdeal (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Let There Be LightLet There Be Light (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Story of the GuitarThe Story of the Guitar (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 3 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2003–2008 )  Less 2003–2008
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Never Mind the BuzzcocksNever Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) Himself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Omid Djalili ShowThe Omid Djalili Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Wright StuffThe Wright Stuff (TV Series) Himself - Guest Panelist ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Buzzcocks... Imagine a Mildly Amusing Panel ShowBuzzcocks... Imagine a Mildly Amusing Panel Show (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Children in NeedChildren in Need (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Story of Light EntertainmentThe Story of Light Entertainment (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Dick and Dom in da BungalowDick and Dom in da Bungalow (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Who Killed the Sitcom?Who Killed the Sitcom? (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Live 8: A Bittersweet SymphonyLive 8: A Bittersweet Symphony (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Live 8: Twenty Years Ago TodayLive 8: Twenty Years Ago Today (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 50 Greatest DocumentariesThe 50 Greatest Documentaries (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Interviewer ( 2 episodes, 1987–2005 )  Less 1987–2005
  • Primary photo for Who Killed Saturday Night TV?Who Killed Saturday Night TV? (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday BBC TwoHappy Birthday BBC Two (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for French and SaundersFrench and Saunders (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for LeonardoLeonardo (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair DoComic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Important Astrology ExperimentImportant Astrology Experiment (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Stanley Kubrick: A Life in PicturesStanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for MasterchefMasterchef (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1994–2000 )  Less 1994–2000
  • Primary photo for Operation Good GuysOperation Good Guys (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety PerformanceThe Royal Variety Performance (TV Special) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Doctor Who: 30 Years in the TardisDoctor Who: 30 Years in the Tardis (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Late Show: Alan ClarkeThe Late Show: Alan Clarke (TV Movie) Self  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The British Academy AwardsThe British Academy Awards (TV Movie) Himself - Winnner  Less 1983
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself - Controller, BBC Two ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014

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