Knowledge Identifier: +John_le_Carre
During the 1950s and the 1960s, Cornwell worked for the British intelligence services MI5 and MI6, when he began writing novels under a pen name
Guy Trosper - Trosper's last screenplay before his premature death was an adaptation of John le Carré's 1963 novel "The Spy Who Came in from the Cold"
Simon Langton (television director) - After he had directed a number of TV drama series and serials during the 1970s, his 1982 dramatisation of the John le Carré novel "Smiley's People" was nominated for both a BAFTA award in the UK, and an Emmy Award in the USA. He later won a BAFTA award for the 1989 series "Mother Love", starring Diana Rigg
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy - "'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy"' is a 1974 spy novel by British author John le Carré, featuring George Smiley
Peter Egan - Later he had other starring roles as John Everett Millais in the 1975 BBC serial "The Love School", and as Oscar Wilde in 1978 in the serial "Lillie", starring Francesca Annis as Lillie Langtry; as "Magnus Pym" in the BBC dramatisation of John le Carré's "A Perfect Spy" and another BBC sitcom "Joint Account"
Hywel Bennett - His character, Ricki Tarr, was pivotal in the 1979 BBC serial based on the John le Carré novel, "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy"
John Irvin - In 1979, Irvin made episodes for the BBC adaptation of John le Carré's "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy",
With the fall of the Iron Curtain in 1989, le Carré's "?uvre" shifted to portrayal of the new multilateral world
The Night Manager - "'The Night Manager"' is an espionage/detective novel by John le Carré, published in 1993
Vivian H. H. Green - He was celebrated for his influence on his student John le Carré when in 1995 le Carré said that Green was the model for his spymaster character George Smiley
In 1998, he was awarded an Honorary Degree from the University of Bath
The Mission Song - "'The Mission Song"' is a thriller/espionage novel by John le Carré, published in October 2006
David Oyelowo - In 2007, Oyelowo was the reader for John le Carré's "The Mission Song"
Tomas Alfredson - In July 2009, Alfredson signed to direct a film adaptation of John le Carré's 1974 novel "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy"
In 2012, he was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa by the University of Oxford
The film will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2014
Park Chan-wook - In January 2018, it was reported that Park's next project will be a TV miniseries adaptation of "The Little Drummer Girl", a best-selling novel by John le Carré