Dancing on the edge / written and dir. by Stephen Poliakoff
Stephen Poliakoff
Adrian Johnston
Jacqueline Bisset Janet Montgomery Chiwetel Ejiofor Matthew Goode Joanna Vanderham John Goodman
Just Entertainment, © 2018
3 dvd-video's
Recording date
Playing time
4 x 90 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
8717344757379 8711983967830

About Stephen Poliakoff

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Stephen Poliakoff (born 1 December 1952) is a British playwright, director and screenwriter. In 2006 Gerard Gilbert of The Independent described him as the UK's "pre-eminent TV dramatist" who had "inherited Dennis Potter's crown".

Early life

Poliakoff was born in Holland Park, West London, to Ina (née Montagu) and Alexander Poliakoff. His father was a Russian-Jewish immigrant and his mother was a British Jew. His maternal grandfather had bought 16th-century mansion Great Fosters, and his maternal great-grandfather was Samuel Montagu, 1st Baron Swaythling.

The second of four children, he was sent at a young age to Marlborough House School, which he hated. He then attended Westminster School, where he attracted sufficient attention for Granny, a play he wrote and directed, to be reviewed in The Times newspaper. After Westminster, he went to King's College, Cambridge to rea…Read more on Wikipedia