Christopher Morahan

Christopher Morahan

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Christopher Thomas Morahan CBE (born 9 July 1929) is an English stage and television director and producing manager.

Training and career

Morahan was born in London in 1929, and was educated at Highgate School. He trained for the stage at the Old Vic Theatre School with actor/director Michel Saint-Denis, designer Margaret Harris, and director George Devine.

Initially an actor, Morahan was subsequently a television director from 1957, starting with the long-running ITV series Emergency Ward 10. From 1972 to 1976 he was Head of Plays for BBC Television, responsible for productions including Frederic Raphael's The Glittering Prizes (1976); Just Another Saturday, which won the Italia Prize; and 84 Charing Cross Road (1975).

Morahan joined the National Theatre in 1977 as Deputy Director and was appointed Co-Director of the Olivier Theatre. His first stage production was Jules Feiffer's Little Murders for the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Aldwych Theatre in July 1967, starring Brenda Bruce, Barbara Jefford, Derek Godfrey and Roland Curram.

Personal life

Morahan's first wife was Joan Murray, with whom he had three children. After Joan's death Morahan married actress Anna Carteret, and the couple have two daughters: theatre director Rebecca and actress Hattie Morahan.

Honours

Morahan was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)...
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