Roger Price (television producer)

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Roger Damon Price
Born 1941 (age 76–77)
Residence Canada
Nationality British
Occupation Television producer
Years active 1966–1995

Roger Damon Price (born 1941) is a retired British television producer, who was also active in North America. He created the children's science fiction series The Tomorrow People, Junior Points of View, the American sketch comedy Don't Look Now, the pilot episode UFO Kidnapped, the teen sketch comedy Turkey Television and the Canadian sketch comedy You Can't Do That on Television, which became hugely successful on Nickelodeon in the United States. He also produced the British children's television programmes, You Must Be Joking and Pauline's Quirkes, both of which also featured the band Flintlock.

Now retired, he lives in Canada.

Writing credits[edit]

Production Notes Broadcaster
  • "The Wish Horse" (1966)
The Governor & J.J.
  • "A Day in the Life" (1970)
Koska and His Family
  • Television film (1973)
The Tomorrow People
  • 64 episodes (1973–1975, 1977–1979)
You Must Be Joking!
  • "Episode #2.1" (1976)
The Kallikaks
  • "You Auto Buy Now" (1977)
  • "Swami, How I Love Ya" (1977)
You Can't Do That on Television
  • 143 episodes (1979–1990)
Don't Look Now
  • 5 episodes (co-written with Geoffrey Darby, 1983)
Whatever Turns You On
  • 15 episodes (co-written with Geoffrey Darby, 1979)
UFO Kidnapped
  • Feature film (co-written with Geoffrey Darby, 1983)
Turkey Television Nickelodeon
The Tomorrow People
  • 26 episodes (1992, 1994–1995)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Work Category Result Reference
1987 CableACE Awards Turkey Television Children's Programing Special or Series - 9 and Older (with Geoffrey Darby and Adam Bernstein) Nominated

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