Sir Huw Wheldon

1. – Lindsay Anderson, Chariots of Fire, 1981. The BBChampion of all things  cultural… had  no Equity card. Promoted to  BBC-TV  chief  in 1968,  Wheldon  had run an arts programme, Monitor – where he started the careers of such UK film-makers as John Berger, Melvyn Bragg, Humphrey Burton, Patrick Garland, John Schlesinger… and above all, Ken Russell.


 Usual occupation: BBC LegendBirth year: 1916Death year: 1986Other name: Casting Calls:  0