Peter Sargent

Born: 5 April 1916, Southend, Essex
Died: 2 June 2001, Hampstead, London

Highlighted works

  • The 39 Steps

    The 39 Steps

    Master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock perfected his favourite thriller set-up – the innocent man on the run – with this adaptation of John Buchan’s classic adventure novel.

  • Absolute Beginners

    Writer Trevor Griffiths’ contribution to a drama series that documented the decline of the great European dynasties.

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