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Planer, Nigel

Overview
Works: 204 works in 494 publications in 2 languages and 6,021 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Musicals  Fantasy television programs  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Television adaptations  Television comedies  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: M1500.K36, 782.14
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Publications about Nigel Planer
Publications by Nigel Planer
Most widely held works about Nigel Planer
 
Most widely held works by Nigel Planer
Hogfather by En Ji( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
It's the holiday of Hogswatch in the parallel universe of Discworld, the night when kids anticipate presents from the beloved Hogfather. But someone--or something-- wants the Hogfather out of the way. Now it's up to the most unlikely of heroes to get the holiday back on track before humanity loses all hope
Mr. Toad's wild ride by Walt Disney( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
A live action version based on Kenneth Grahame's classic tale about a Badger, Mole, and Rat
Chicago : the musical by John Kander( file )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Chicago : the musical : the London cast recording by John Kander( file )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The colour of magic by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
On a world supported on four elephants standing on the back of the great A'Tuin, a giant turtle swimming slowly through the interstellar gulf, an eccentric expedition sets out to the edge of the planet. This title, which launched the legendary Discworld series, introduces the tourist Twoflower and his wizard guide, Rincewind
The young ones : every stoopid episode ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
The crazy and sometimes surreal comedic adventures of four very different students in Thatcher's Britain
The light fantastic : [a Discworld novel] by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
"Great A'Tuin, the star turtle, who supports the weight of the Discworld, labours through the galactic night, the only creature in the entire universe that knows exactly where it is going. Philosophers have debated where this is ... they are due to find out in about two months. And then they are really going to worry. As it moves towards a seemingly inevitable collision with a malevolent red star, the Discworld has only one possible savior. Unfortunately, this happens to be the singularly inept and cowardly wizard called Rincewind, who was last seen falling off the edge of the world ..."--Container
Hogfather by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
It's the night before Hogwatch, but the fat man who delivers the toys is gone. Susan the governess has to find him before morning, otherwise the sun won't rise
Witches abroad by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Witch and part-time fairy godmother Desiderata Hollow dies and leaves her magic wand to sentimental, ineffective witch Magrat Garlick. To fulfill her new duties, Magrat, accompanied by senior witches Nanny Ogg and Granny Weatherwax, must go on what proves to be a long, eventful journey to the swampy city of Genua, in order to prevent housekeeper/secret heir Ella Saturday from marrying a prince
Feet of clay : [a Discworld novel] by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
As autumn fogs hold Ankh-Morpork in their grip, the City Watch have to track down a murderer who can't be seen. It's not as if the Watch hasn't got problems of is own. There's a werewolf suffering from Pre-Lunar Tenson. Corporal Nobbs is hob-nobbing with the nobs, and there's something strange about the new dwarf recruit, especially his earrings and eyeshadow. In the gloom of the night, Watch Commander Sir Samuel Vimes finds that the truth may be out there after all
The young ones ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Comedy series about four college students (a punk-metal rocker, a hippie, an anarchist, and a suave, sensible one) sharing a house
Mort by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Mort is an unpromising, gangling teenager who becomes an apprentice to Death, but proves less than gifted at his new task of ushering souls out of the world. In fact, when it comes to the rather attractive Princess Keli (due to be assassinated), Mort fluffs it completely. He kills the assassin instead, thus interfering with the implacable workings of Fate. But reality isn't changed so easily; history as it should have been begins to take shape around Keli's city-state of Sto Lat. Can Mort save Keli before she is squeezed out of existence?
We will rock you : the music from the rock theatrical : [original London cast recording] by Queen (Musical group)( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and German and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Small gods : [a Discworld novel] by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
"Brutha is the Chosen One. His god has spoken to him, admittedly whilst in the shape of a tortoise. Brutha is a simple lad. He can't read. He can't write. Hels pretty good at growing melons. His wants are few. He wants to overthrow a huge and corrupt church. He wants to prevent a horrible holy war. He wants to stop the persecution of a philosopher who has dared to suggest that, contrary to the Church's dogma, the Discworld really does go through space on the back of an enormous turtle*. He wants peace and justice and brotherly love. He wants the Inquisition to stop torturing him now, please. But most of all, what he really wants, more than anything else, is for his god to Choose Someone Else ... *Which is true, but when has that ever mattered?"--Container
Being Innu by Catherine Mullins( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
For thousands of years the Innu lived off the land. They were nomads, sometimes also known as the Montagnais. In the 1960s, government policy forced them to settle and form communities in Labrador and Quebec. Ancestral ways collided with modern ones, and gave rise to ongoing struggles. Now the grandchildren tell their own story
Moving pictures by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Cameras roll on the fantastic Discworld when the alchemists discover the magic of the silver screen
Men at arms by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
With his promotion, Corporal Carrot's now in charge of the new recruits guarding Ankh-Morpork, Discworld's greatest city
Death of Long Pig by Nigel Planer( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
"Deep in the Polynesian islands of the Pacific Ocean, hungry spirits circle the homes of writer Robert Louis Stevenson and artist Paul Gauguin who lived and died on the islands only a few years apart. Stevenson has spent thirty years in rigorous combat with the Grim Reaper, but is he finally ready to concede defeat? Gauguin has bought rum, arsenic and morphine for his suicide cocktail and is certain he'll be damned if they give him a Catholic burial in consecrated ground. As their final hours approach, they face the eternal question: is it how we prepare for death that really governs the way we live?"--Back cover
Jingo : [a Discworld novel] by Terry Pratchett( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
"A weathercock has risen from the sea of Discworld, and suddenly you can tell which way the wind is blowing ... And as two armies march, Commander Vimes of Ankh-Morpork City Watch has got just a few hours to deal with a crime so big that there's no law against it. It's called 'war'."--Container
Grizzly tales ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Grabs young imaginations with cautionary tales that teach badly behaved children a lesson they deserve. One day Nigel kills a pregnant spider and the baby ghost spiders haunt his sleep
 
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Alternative Names
Craig, Nicholas 1955-
Neil
Nicholas Craig
Nigel Planer Brits filmacteur
Nigel Planer Brittisk skådespelare, komiker och författare
Nigel Planer English actor, comedian and writer
Найджел Плэйнер
نایجل پلینر فیلمنامه‌نویس، کمدین، و بازیگر بریتانیایی
ナイジェル・プレイナー
Languages
English (113)
German (1)
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