Wilfred Pickles

Born: 13 October 1904, Halifax, Yorks.
Died: 26 March 1978, Brighton, Sussex

Highlighted works

  • Billy Liar

    Billy Liar

    John Schlesinger’s film features a bravura central performance from Tom Courtenay as an undertaker’s assistant escaping dreary reality through daydreams.

  • Serious Charge

    Serious Charge

    Wayward teens and malicious accusations spell disaster for a young vicar.

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