Jeremy Paul
Jeremy Paul Roche

29 July 1939
Died3 May 2011 (aged 71)
Occupation(s)Film and television screenwriter
Children4 daughters
ParentJoan Haythorne

Jeremy Paul (29 July 1939 - 3 May 2011) was a British film and television writer.


He was born Jeremy Paul Roche on 29 July 1939 in Bexhill, East Sussex, the son of the actress Joan Haythorne.[1]

Alan Gibson came up with the idea for The Flipside of Dominick Hide (1980), a Play for Today he co-wrote with Jeremy Paul and directed. They collaborated again on its sequel, Another Flip for Dominick (1982).[2]

He co-wrote the song Mistletoe and Wine, which was a Christmas No 1 for Cliff Richard in 1988.[1]

Selected film (as writer)

Selected television (as writer)


  1. ^ a b Coveney, Michael (25 May 2011). "Jeremy Paul obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 22 July 2015.
  2. ^ Richard Hewett "Flipside of Dominick Hide, The (1980)", BFI screenonline