Writer who’s most widely known for his adapting basic works of books for television as well as for writing the favorite 1990 BBC political theatre serial Home of Credit cards. He attained a qualification in English through the University University, London in 1957. He had written the wildly effective 1995 British tv adaptation of Satisfaction and Prejudice, which starred Elizabeth Bennet an Colin Firth. He wedded Diana Huntley in 1960. He helped create the screenplay towards the film Bridget Jones’s Journal, which starred Renee Zellweger .