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Geoffrey Chaucer (1343–1400)


(age 57) in London, England

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  A Company of Young Folk (inspired by the writings of) (announced)
 2013 Showreel (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Mandrew (2013) ... (written by - segment "Cold open sketch", as Chaucer, credit only)
 2007 In Search of Death (Short) (story)
 2003 Canterbury Tales (TV Mini-Series) (book "The Canterbury Tales" - 6 episodes)
- The Man of Law's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Pardoner's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Sea Captain's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Knight's Tale (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Wife of Bath (2003) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
 1998-2000 The Canterbury Tales (TV Series) (stories - 3 episodes)
- The Journey Back (2000) ... (stories)
- Arriving at Canterbury (1998) ... (stories)
- Leaving London (1998) ... (stories)
 1990 Softly from Paris (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Le partenaire inattendu (1990) ... (short story)
 1981 Troilus & Cressida (TV Movie) (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - uncredited)
 1975 Trinity Tales (TV Series) (book "The Canterbury Tales" - 6 episodes)
- The Man of Law's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Wife of Batley's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Joiner's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Judy's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
- The Fryer's Tale (1975) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
 1972 The Other Canterbury Tales (novella)
 1972 The Canterbury Tales (book of short stories: The Canterbury Tales - as G. Chaucer)
 1966 Troilus and Cressida (TV Movie) (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - uncredited)
 1958 Chaucer's England (Short) (author of the original work)
 1956 Warner Brothers Presents (TV Series) (story "The Wife of Bath's Tale" - 1 episode)
- The Deadly Riddle (1956) ... (story "The Wife of Bath's Tale")
 1955 Conrad Nagel Theater (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Three Searchers (1955) ... (story)
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - 1 episode)
- Troilus and Cressida (1954) ... (poem "Troilus and Criseyde" - uncredited)
 1949 Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (book "The Canterbury Tales" - 1 episode)
- The Pardoner's Tale/The Human Touch (1949) ... (book "The Canterbury Tales")
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 1978 The Last Waltz (Documentary) (writer: "Introduction to the Canterbury Tales" (poem))

Personal Details

Other Works:

(2001 to 2002 season) His play, "The Canterbury Tales," was performed at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater, 725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis, Minnesota with Kevin Kling in the cast. Michael Bogdanov was writer and director. Kevin Kling was additional writer. Ulrike Engelbrecht was set and costume designer. Ann G. Wrightson was lighting... See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

G. Chaucer | Chaucer

Did You Know?


Portrayed by Paul Bettany in A Knight's Tale (2001) starring Heath Ledger in the title role. See more »

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