Paul Marcus

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Paul Marcus
Born Paul Coryn Valentine Marcus
(1954-05-30)30 May 1954
London, England
Died 13 February 2011(2011-02-13) (aged 56)
London, England
Occupation television director
Spouse(s) Viviana Maranzano (1987–2011)

Paul Coryn Valentine Marcus (30 May 1954 – 13 February 2011) was a British television director and producer.[1] His most notable success was as producer of the television series Prime Suspect, but he also worked in cinema, theatre and many other TV series.

Early life[edit]

Marcus was born in London in 1954, the son of playwright Frank Marcus, a German-born Jew who fled to Britain in 1939 and the actress Jacqueline Sylvester. He was educated at Latymer Upper School and Lincoln College, Oxford.


His credits include the following:


  1. ^ Obituary London Guardian, 4 March 2011.

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