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British Writer, Screenwriter and Director Dennis Potter.

British writer, screenwriter and director Dennis Potter. Potter's television creations, such as "Pennies From Heaven" and "The Singing Detective," have been some of the most innovative ones ever presented on British or American TV. Potter's now made his film directorial debut, with the new movie "Secret Friends."

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Other segments from the episode on January 14, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 14, 1992: Interview with Dennis Potter; Interview with Ann Charters, Part 1; Commentary on rock in 1962.

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