Joan Harrison

Screenwriter, Producer
Noted for her long-term association with Alfred Hitchcock. Harrison contributed to a number of the master's scripts and served as producer or associate producer on several of his films, as well as the TV series "Alfred ... Read more »
Born: 06/20/1909 in Surrey, England, GB

Filmography

Writer (6)

Saboteur 1941 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Rebecca 1940 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Suspicion 1940 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Foreign Correspondent 1939 (Movie)

(From Story)

Foreign Correspondent 1939 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Jamaica Inn 1938 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Producer (5)

Love, Hate, Love 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Producer

The Most Deadly Game 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Producer

Alfred Hitchcock Presents 1955 - 1965 (TV Show)

Producer

They Won't Believe Me 1947 (Movie)

(Producer)

Phantom Lady 1944 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Noted for her long-term association with Alfred Hitchcock. Harrison contributed to a number of the master's scripts and served as producer or associate producer on several of his films, as well as the TV series "Alfred Hitchcock Presents."

Relationships

Eric Ambler

Husband
married in 1958

EDUCATION

Sorbonne, University of Paris

Paris

University of Oxford

Oxford , England

Milestones

1970

Produced only TV-movie, also her final producer credit, "Love, Hate, Love"

1968

Debut as executive producer for the British-produced series, "Journey to the Unknown"

1955

Produced first TV series, "Alfred Hitchcock Presents"

1954

TV debut, produced the syndicated special, "Janet Dean, Registered Nurse"

1951

Produced final feature, "Circle of Danger"

1943

Debut as feature producer, "Phantom Lady"

1943

Final feature screenplay credit, "Dark Waters"

1940

Wrote the screenplay for first US production, "Rebecca"

1939

Feature screenwriting debut, also first collaboration with Alfred Hitchcock, "Jamaica Inn"

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