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Ian Coughlan (1946–2001)

Ian Coughlan was born on September 2, 1946 in Queensland, Australia. He was a writer and director, known for The Spiral Bureau (1974), The Restless Years (1977) and Ocean Girl (1994). He died on August 29, 2001 in Australia. See full bio »

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(age 54) in Australia

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(1974)
(1977)
Ocean Girl Writer
(1994)
(1981)

Filmography

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 2001 Exposure (Video) (written by)
 2001 Cubbyhouse (written by)
 2001 No One Can Hear You (screenplay)
  Neighbours (TV Series) (written by - 105 episodes, 1988 - 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Episode #1.3613 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3591 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3553 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3513 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3492 (2000) ... (written by)
 1997 Fable (TV Movie) (written by)
 1994 Ocean Girl (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Day Pass (1994) ... (written by)
 1993 Butterfly Island (TV Movie) (written by)
 1992 Shortland Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.18 (1992)
 1992 Butterfly Island (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1988 Stones of Death (written by)
 1988 Richmond Hill (TV Series) (writer)
  Sons and Daughters (TV Series) (written by - 62 episodes, 1984 - 1987) (writer - 2 episodes, 1984 - 1986)
- Episode #1.969 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.961 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.953 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.946 (1987) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.945 (1987) ... (written by)
 1979-1986 Prisoner: Cell Block H (TV Series) (written by - 31 episodes)
- Episode #1.681 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.677 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.665 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.657 (1986) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.649 (1986) ... (written by)
 1983 Waterloo Station (TV Series) (writer)
 1981 Alison's Birthday (written by)
 1980 Secret Valley (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 The Scalp Merchant (TV Movie) (written by)
 1978 The Young Doctors (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.256 (1978) ... (written by)
 1977 The Restless Years (TV Series) (673 episodes)
- Episode #1.114 (1977)
- Episode #1.115 (1977)
- Episode #1.113 (1977)
- Episode #1.112 (1977)
- Episode #1.111 (1977)
 1976 The Lost Islands (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- The Thieves of Tambu (1976) ... (written by)
- The Sea Dragon (1976) ... (written by)
- The Mysterious Stranger (1976) ... (written by)
 1976 The Haunting of Hewie Dowker (TV Movie) (written by)
 1975 Just for the Record (TV Movie)
 1974-1975 Silent Number (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- The Outlook for Monday (1975) ... (written by)
- A Song of Sweet Futility (1974) ... (written by)
- Contingency Plan (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 The Spiral Bureau (TV Movie) (written by)
 1973 The People Next Door (TV Series) (writer)
Show Show Director (7 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
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Trivia:

After his death from cancer in 2001, Neighbours (1985) paid tribute to Ian, one of the show's long standing writers, by naming Libby and Drew Kirk's baby "Ben Ian Kennedy Kirk" after him.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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