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Geoff McQueen

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Occupation  Screenwriter
Name  Geoff McQueen
Nationality  British
Role  Television screenwriter

Period  1982–94
Spouse  Jan Reeve (m. 1967)
Books  Give Us a Break
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Born  Geoffrey McQueen24 July 1947Dalston, London, England (1947-07-24)
Died  July 6, 1994, England, United Kingdom
TV shows  The Bill, Big Deal, Stay Lucky, Bureau Kruislaan
Similar People  Sharon Duce, Trudie Goodwin, Lisa Geoghan, Simon Rouse, Pamela Cundell

Notable works  The Bill (1984–2010)

Geoffrey "Geoff" McQueen (24 July 1947 – 6 July 1994) was a television screenwriter. He is best known for creating Thames Television's long-running police procedural The Bill and the popular comedy-dramas Give us a Break, Big Deal and Stay Lucky.

A carpenter and joiner by trade he worked abroad for many years before he began writing in 1978. His first success was in 1982 when an episode of The Gentle Touch he had written was broadcast.

He wrote for other shows, including Boon, and two Jim Davidson sitcoms.

He died on 6 July 1994, aged 46, from an aneurysm. He was survived by his wife Jan and their two children

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