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Peter Wright Batty Edit Profile

director , writer , television and film producer

Peter Wright Batty, British television and film producer, director, writer. Member Director's Guild, Garrick Club.

Background

Batty, Peter Wright was born on June 18, 1931 in Sunderland, England. Son of Ernest Faulkner and Gladys Victoria (Wright) Batty.

Education

Bachelor and Master of Arts, The Queen's College, Oxford University, 1954.

Career

Feature writer The Finance Times, London, 1954-1956. Freelance journalist United States of America, 1956-1958. Producer British Broadcasting Corporation, London, 1958-1963.

Editor, Tonight Programme British Broadcasting Corporation television, 1963-1964. Executive producer, associate head factual programming ATV, 1964-1968. Chief executive Peter Batty Productions, since 1968.

Works

Membership

Member Director's Guild, Garrick Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, reading, music.

Connections

Married Anne Elizabeth Stringer, March 21, 1959. Children: David Alexander, Charlotte Elizabeth, Richard John.

father:
Ernest Faulkner Batty

mother:
Gladys Victoria (Wright) Batty

spouse:
Anne Elizabeth Stringer

children:
David Alexander Batty

Charlotte Elizabeth Batty

Richard John Batty