WorldCat Identities

Gaunt, William 1937-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 3,094 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Televised plays  Television interviews  Television series  Film adaptations  Filmed plays  Filmed performances 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PR5774, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Gaunt
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
The Agatha Christie hour( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In these stories, lesser-known Christie heroes and heroines solve crimes of the heart as well as puzzling cases of larceny and murder. With just the right mix of danger and deception, romance and revenge, innocence and intrigue, these classic adaptations are Christie at her best"--Container
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British mysteries. The Dark Rider: Sightings of a headless horseman doom members of the aristocratic DeQuetteville family as they plan a Civil War battle reenactment. Murder of Innocence: The return of a convicted murderer to Midsomer sparks a series of revenge kilings, but the top suspect soon becomes a target. Death and the Divas: Tensions between Hollywood superstar and her actress sister come to a head amid murders modeled on the sisters' horror films
Midsomer murders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. The Maid in Splendour: Unrequited love, secret business deals, and passionate affairs threaten the lives of those connected to The Maid in Splendour, Midsomer Worthy's beloved local pub. When one of the pub's bartenders is found murdered in the nearby woods, Barnaby and Scott uncover a deadly clash of cultures in the gossipy village. The straw woman: When a curate dies tragically at a festival revival, some villagers of Midsomer Parva suspect black magic. Barnaby and Scott unravel a centuries-old mystery, complicated by Scott's attraction to a schoolteacher who has been branded a witch by the village. Ghosts of Christmas past: The Villiers family has gathered to celebrate Christmas exactly nine years after Ferdy Villiers suicide. When another member of the family dies mysteriously, Barnaby and Scott find they must investigate the past as well as the present
Henry IV, part 1 by Robin Lough( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic tale of power, treachery, and war, exploring the complexity of father-son relationships. In this part, King Henry IV of England deals with rebellious nobels and his fun-loving son Prince Hal, who spends much time with Falstaff and other friends
Henry IV, part 2 by Ross MacGibbon( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2 includes some of the greatest moments in Shakespeare: the deathbed scene of the old King henry IV, when Hal contemplates the crown; and Hal's devastating rejection of Falstaff himself
The time machine by H. G Wells( )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A BBC Radio 3 full-cast dramatisation of H.G. Wells' pioneering science fiction adventure. Wells' thrilling story of an inventor who travels in time and discovers a nightmarish dystopian future has been adapted several times for TV and film. This first ever UK radio adaptation, starring Robert Glenister as the Time Traveller and William Gaunt as H.G. Wells, brings Wells' fascinating ideas and extraordinary visions to vivid life
Classic Radio Sci-Fi, BBC Drama Collection : Five BBC radio full-cast dramatisations by Arthur Conan Doyle( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five seminal science fiction classics are brought vividly to life in these gripping BBC Radio dramatisations, with casts including Robert Glenister, William Gaunt, Carleton Hobbs and Joanne Froggatt. Frankenstein (1994) is adapted from one of the first science fiction novels, Mary Shelley's tale of a scientist who tries to play God and creates a monster. The Time Machine (2009) dramatises one of the first stories to feature time travel, HG Wells' thrilling tale of an inventor who discovers a dystopian future. The Lost World (1975) is based on a classic fantasy adventure story by Arthur Conan Doyle, whose notion of dinosaurs roaming our world was the inspiration for Jurassic Park. R.U.R. (1989) is a radio production of Karel Kapek's thought-provoking play which introduced the word robot to the English language. Solaris (2007) dramatises Stanislaw Lem's pioneering ghost story set in space, both a suspenseful thriller and a philosophical meditation on guilt and the human condition
Next of kin : the complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maggie and Andrew have spent all their lives doing exactly as they want, pleasing no-one but themselves. They have a plan for retirement, the good life, a house in France, excellent food and wine with the occasional company of a few select friends. But fate steps in."--Container
The warriors by Nicholas Briggs( )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Graxis Wardens have penetrated deep into Dalek territory, without a hope of victory. Meanwhile, Kaymee uncovers the truth about the Daleks and the NFS Plague
The future by Nicholas Briggs( )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Graxis Wardens, Galanar, Elaria and Tarkov are heading for the planet Velyshaa, where ultimate knowledge, victory or defeat awaits them. But the Dalek Supreme's forces are in pursuit. How will history remember these final days on Velyshaa?
Next of kin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon returning from a house-hunting trip in the South of France, Maggi and Andrew arrive to the terrible news that their son and his politically correct wife have died in a car crash. They are the only next of kin to their brattish grandchildren, and their retirement plans are scuppered
Dalek empire by Nicholas Briggs( )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Daleks seem poised to eradicate the deadly NFS plague. The Graxis Wardens are adrift in Dalek territory, hopelessly outnumbered. It would seem that the future belongs to the Dalek Supreme
Classic radio sci-fi( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These five groundbreaking stories, each exploring different aspects of the science fiction genre, had a huge impact when first released and continue to surprise and enthrall today. "Frankenstein" is widely regarded as being one of the first science fiction novels, and Mary Shelley's tale of a scientist who tries to play God and creates a monster has achieved iconic status. "The Time Machine" was one of the first stories to feature time travel, and H.G. Wells' thrilling tale of an inventor who discovers a dystopian future has been adapted many times for television and film. "The Lost World" is a classic fantasy adventure story from the creator of Sherlock Holmes, and Conan Doyle's idea of dinosaurs roaming wild in our world was the inspiration for Jurassic Park. "R.U.R." is another tale of a man of science who attempts to improve on Nature, but the artificial beings here are machines. Karel Eapek's thought-provoking play introduced the word 'robot' to the English language. "Solaris", Stanislaw Lem's pioneering ghost story set in space, is both suspenseful thriller and philosophical meditation on guilt and the human condition
The demons by Nicholas Briggs( )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Daleks seem poised to eradicate the deadly NFS plague. The Graxis Wardens are adrift in Dalek territory, hopelessly outnumbered. It would seem that the future belongs to the Dalek Supreme
The Agatha Christie hour : complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The red signal: An elderly gentleman is shot dead after attending a séance foretelling imminent danger and death - the dreaded "red signal." Suspicion falls on the man's nephew, who was recently disinherited for admitting that he loves his best friend's wife
The champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four episodes from the '60s science fiction thriller created by Monty Berman and Dennis Spooner. In it characters Craig Sterling, Sharron Macready, and Richard Barret are agents that have received powers from a lost Tibetan civilization in which they use to tackle missions too dangerous for others
The champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happening -- Operation deep-freeze -- The survivors -- To trap a rat
The champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four episodes from the '60s science fiction thriller created by Monty Berman and Dennis Spooner. In it characters Craig Sterling, Sharron Macready, and Richard Barret are agents that have received powers from a lost Tibetan civilization in which they use to tackle missions too dangerous for others
The champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve hours -- The search -- The gilded cage
 
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Alternative Names
William Gaunt acteur britannique

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William Gaunt britisk skodespelar

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William Gaunt English actor

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Languages
English (46)