Philip Saville

Philip Saville was a British director, screenwriter and former actor whose career lasted half a century. The British Film Institute's Screenonline website described Saville as "one of Britain's most prolific and pioneering television and film directors". His work included 45 contributions to Armchair Theatre and he won two Best Drama Series BAFTAs for Boys from the Blackstuff and The Life and Loves of a She-Devil.