Edward (Ted) Lewis, (15th January 1940 to 27th March 1982) was born in Stretford, Manchester, England but the family moved to Lincolnshire when he was six.
He changed the face of British Noir with his hard-boiled crime novels including Get Carter and two frank semi-autobiographical works.
A highly skilled graphic artist, he managed innovative animation on The Beatles, Yellow Submarine and was also a talented Jazz pianist.

Ted Lewis would have been 80years of age on 15th January 2020.

2020 will be the 50th Anniversary of the making of the film ‘Get Carter’, based on the novel ‘Jack’s Return Home’ by Ted Lewis.  (https://www.getcarter.xyz)

If you would like to help fund celebrations for the events above, please visit:

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