Colin Dexter (1930–2017)

Writer | Actor | Miscellaneous Crew
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Endeavour (2012-2018) | Inspector Lewis (2006-2015) | Inspector Morse (1987-2000)
Alan Dexter
Sep 29, 1930 (died Mar 21, 2017)

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Past Film & Video (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (4 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for EndeavourEndeavour (TV Series) Writer (characters) (23 episodes, 2012), Cello player / Gentleman in College Chapel / Gentleman on Bench at College / Gentleman on Bus / Visitor at Museum / Don on Bench outside Beaufort College / Don at Booth Hill Debate / Don on Bench at College / Audience Member at Piano Recital / Don Dining at Hall / Pub Customer (11 episodes, 2012), Series Consultant (4 episodes, 2013)  Less 2012–2018 23
    • Icarus (Mar 11, 2018) Writer (characters)  Less
    • Quartet (Mar 4, 2018) Writer (characters)  Less
    • Colours (Feb 25, 2018) Writer (characters)  Less
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  • Primary photo for LewisLewis (TV Series) Writer (inspired by the Inspector Morse novels of) (42 episodes, 2006), Writer (characters) (22 episodes, 2006), Customer at Sidewalk Cafe / Visitor at Ashmolian / Man talking with Marcus Harding in courtyard / Man in wheelchair in gallery / Man Leaving The Randolph / Man Talking to Innocent at Party / Man at Merton College Entrance / Oxford Don in Dining Room / College Porter (9 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2015 42
    • What Lies Tangled: Part 2 (Nov 10, 2015) Customer at Sidewalk Cafe (uncredited), Writer (inspired by the Inspector Morse novels of)  Less
    • What Lies Tangled: Part 1 (Nov 3, 2015) Writer (inspired by the Inspector Morse novels of)  Less
    • Magnum Opus: Part 2 (Oct 27, 2015) Writer (inspired by the Inspector Morse novels of)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Last Morse: A DocumentaryThe Last Morse: A Documentary (TV Movie) Writer (characters)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Inspector MorseInspector Morse (TV Series) Man in Wheelchair / Man at Conference in Opening / Vicar at College Dinner / Mr. Humphreys / Man at Concert in Opening / Man in Sheldonian Theatre Behind Lord Hinksey / College porter showing Morse and Lewis to John Brewster / Man next to Dr. Collier at presentation / Man in prison church when Brian Thornton preaches / Man three seats to Morse's left in closing opera scene / Tramp Drinking from Bottle Near Mitre Pub / Man at Reception After Schubert Concert / Man in college porter's lodge when Morse leaves after dinner with Jerome Hogg / Man in group when Ian Matthews presents Morse with postcard / Man in college grounds when Hilary Dobson goes in for interview / Man at Trout Inn when Morse meets Barbara Redpath / Man in choir next to Morse / Man in launderette with Tim Ablett and Angie Howe / Man in chapel at funeral / Man Walking Behind Lewis and Roland in College / Man walking along canal bank in opening scene / Man sitting near the Master in the opening scene / Man behind Morse in Crowther's lecture / Doctor sitting on next bed to Jane in final scene / Man walking across quad when Morse visits Sheila Phillipson in library / Man Behind Morse in Chapters Bar / Man with Bike Woman / Man Drinking in Syndicate in Opening Scene / Man Passing Morse when Visiting Murdock (30 episodes, 1987), Writer (characters) (17 episodes, 1990), Writer (novel) (10 episodes, 1987), Writer (idea) (3 episodes, 1989), Writer (story) (3 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987–2000 33
    • The Remorseful Day (Nov 15, 2000) Man in Wheelchair (uncredited), Writer (novel)  Less
    • The Wench Is Dead (Nov 11, 1998) Man at Conference in Opening (uncredited), Writer (novel)  Less
    • Death Is Now My Neighbour (Nov 19, 1997) Vicar at College Dinner (uncredited), Writer (novel)  Less
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Self (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Crime Thriller ClubThe Crime Thriller Club (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Crime ConnectionsCrime Connections (TV Series) Himself - Author & Creator, 'Inspector Morse' / Himself - Author & Creator 'Inspector Morse' (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 5, 2012) Himself - Author & Creator, 'Inspector Morse'  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Sep 14, 2012) Himself - Author & Creator 'Inspector Morse'  Less
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable John ThawThe Unforgettable John Thaw (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The A to Z of CrimeThe A to Z of Crime (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The People's DetectiveThe People's Detective (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Top of the CopsTop of the Cops (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Perfect TV DetectiveThe Perfect TV Detective (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for ProfilingProfiling (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Drama TrailsDrama Trails (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Music of MorseThe Music of Morse (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for There's Something About... MorseThere's Something About... Morse (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Lewis... Behind the ScenesLewis... Behind the Scenes (TV Movie) Himself - Author and Creator  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Super SleuthsSuper Sleuths (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for ITV 50: The Golden YearsITV 50: The Golden Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for TV's Greatest CarsTV's Greatest Cars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The John Thaw StoryThe John Thaw Story (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002

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