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Ben Elton

Ben Elton is a British comedian, writer, playwright, actor and director. He has written award winning TV series such as The Young Ones, Blackadder, The Man From Auntie and The Thin Blue Line. He has won awards for musicals including The Beautiful Game, Popcorn and We Will Rock You.

He is also a distingiushed author, having written a number of best-selling novels.


  • Stark (1989)
  • Gridlock (1991)
  • This Other Eden (1993)
  • Popcorn (1996)
  • Blast from the Past (1998)
  • Inconceivable (1999)
  • Dead Famous (2001)
  • High Society (2002)
  • Past Mortem (2004)
  • The First Casualty (2005)
  • Chart Throb (2006)
  • Blind Faith (2007)
  • Meltdown (2010)
  • Two Brothers (2012)
  • Time and Time Again (2014)
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