TV Dennis Potter Shows and TV Series

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All Dennis Potter shows list, featuring TV series created by Dennis Potter, with pictures from the show when available. Series and programs made by TV creator Dennis Potter are listed below alphabetically, with additional information such as when the show first aired and what network it aired on. What are all of the Dennis Potter TV creations? This series list includes any shows that Dennis Potter co-created and maybe served as an executive producer on.

Examples of shows on this list: The Singing Detective, Karaoke and many more.

This list of television shows features programs produced, written, and adapted by Dennis Potter. This list answers the questions, "What shows did Dennis Potter create?" and "How many shows has Dennis Potter created?"

These shows may not have all aired in the same country, but they were all created or co-created by Dennis Potter. (5 items)
Casanova is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Dennis Potter Shows and TV Series
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Casanova

Casanova is a British television drama serial, written by television playwright Dennis Potter. Directed by Mark Cullingham and John Glenister, the serial was made by the BBC and screened on the BBC2 network in November and December 1971. It is loosely based on Italian adventurer Giacomo Casanova's Histoire de ma vie. It was Dennis Potter's first television serial, having previously written single plays for the BBC's The Wednesday Play and Play for Today series. Frank Finlay starred in the title role and was nominated for the best actor award at the 1972 BAFTA ceremony. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Frank Finlay, Norman Rossington, Zienia Merton

Premiered: 1971

Cold Lazarus is a four-part British television drama written by Dennis Potter with the knowledge that he was dying of cancer of the pancreas. It forms the second half of a pair with the television serial Karaoke. The two serials were filmed as a single production by the same team; both were directed by Renny Rye and feature Albert Finney as the writer Daniel Feeld. The plays were unique in being co-productions between the BBC and Channel 4, something Potter had expressly requested before his death. The show was first aired on Channel 4 in 1996 on Sunday evenings, with a repeat on BBC1 the following day. Parts of Karaoke and Cold Lazarus were filmed in the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire, ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Saffron Burrows, Albert Finney, CiarĂ¡n Hinds, Diane Ladd, Keeley Hawes, + more

Premiered: 1996

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Karaoke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Dennis Potter Shows and TV Series
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Karaoke is a British television drama written by Dennis Potter with the knowledge that he was dying from cancer of the pancreas. It forms the first half of a pair with the serial Cold Lazarus. The two plays were filmed as a single production by the same team; both were directed by Renny Rye. Both plays were unique in being co-productions between the BBC and rival broadcaster Channel 4, something Potter had expressly requested before his death. The show was first aired on BBC1 in April 1996 on Sunday evenings, with a repeat on Channel 4 the following day. The series stars Albert Finney, Richard E. Grant, Hywel Bennett, Roy Hudd and Julie Christie and features Saffron Burrows and Keeley Hawes ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Saffron Burrows, Albert Finney, Richard E. Grant, Keeley Hawes, Anna Chancellor, + more

Premiered: 1996

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Lipstick on Your Collar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Dennis Potter Shows and TV Series
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Lipstick on Your Collar

Lipstick on Your Collar is a 1993 British television serial written by Dennis Potter. It was first broadcast on Channel 4 in February and March 1993. Expanded from Potter's earlier television play Lay Down Your Arms, it features Ewan McGregor in his first major role. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Ewan McGregor, Louise Germaine, Roy Hudd, Giles Thomas

Premiered: 1993