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Also Known As: Died: May 5, 1994
Born: May 3, 1931 Cause of Death: long illness
Birth Place: Profession: Producer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Richard Pryor Live on the Sunset Strip (1982)
The legendary comedian is seen in footage from two sold-out appearances which he performed at the Hollywood Palladium. Pryor''s material is drawn from his personal experiences and observations, and include the 1980 accident that nearly killed him.

Producer (feature film)

2.
Annie (1982)
An orphan attracts the attention of a Wall Street tycoon and a con artist.

Music (feature film)

3.
For the Boys (1991)
The story of two USO entertainers whose performing careers span from World War II through Vietnam.
4.
Annie (1982)
An orphan attracts the attention of a Wall Street tycoon and a con artist.

Dance (feature film)

5.
Carmen & Geoffrey (2009)
American artists, Carmen de Lavallade and Geoffrey Holder stepped forward in the 1950's to play a vital part in the newly energized world of modern dance. It is also about a forty-seven year long marriage and creative partnership that has sustained their accomplishments.
6.
Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) as Choreography
A small-town girl hits the big city in search of romance Roaring Twenties style.

Director (special)

7.
Bette Midler -- Diva Las Vegas (1997)
Singer and actress Bette Midler performs in a concert featuring a mixture of comedy, singing and production numbers in Las Vegas.
8.
American Reunion: New Beginnings, Renewed Hope, An (1993)
A special featuring entertainment stars performing in the first and largest presidential inaugural event.
9.
Diana Ross... Red Hot Rhythm & Blues (1987)
Diana Ross traces the evolution of R & B in this musical special by playing Bertie Pickett, a veteran singer who recalls her past experiences in the music business and watches performances by the contemporary Diana.
10.
Music Makers: An ASCAP Celebration of American Music at Wolf Trap, The (1987)
A "Great Performances" presentation saluting the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), founded in 1914 and with a membership today of nearly 40,000 writers and publishers. The program was taped at Wolf Trap Farm Park in June 1987, and features performers from every aspect of
11.
Broadway Sings: The Music of Jule Styne (1987) as Stage Director
A tribute to composer Jule Styne taped in New York City at the St. James Theatre on January 26-28, 1987. The program features renditions of Styne standards, clips of Gene Autry, Doris Day, Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra performing his songs, and the composer talking with various personalities.
12.
Paul Lynde Goes M-a-a-a-ad (1979)
A comical salute to the people and things that annoy us all.
13.
Paul Lynde at the Movies (1979) as Director
A comic look at movies as seen through the eyes of Paul Lynde (in the guise of movie buff Maurice Darlyrimple).
14.
Androcles and the Lion (1967) as Director
A musical based on the German fable about Androcles, a meek Christian tailor who crosses the path of an injured lion and removes a painful thorn from its paw. Later, when Androcles and a group of Christians are captured by the Romans and destined to be eaten by lions in the Coliseum, his life is sp
15.
Belle of 14th Street, The (1967) as Director
The program recreates the music and comedy of vaudeville at the turn of the century.

Producer (special)

16.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Clown College 20th Anniversary (1988)
A special celebrating Barnum & Bailey's Clown College on its twentieth anniversary. The special, taped at the school's 23-acre site in Florida, provides a rare look at the rigid training each fledgling clown must undergo to receive a Clown College sheepskin. Also included is a tribute to Lou Jacobs
17.
U.S. Man of the Year (1988)
A male beauty contest, open to males between 18 and 56, held at the Atlantic City Convention Center.
18.
I Love Liberty (1982)
A program of music, comedy skits, and dramatic vignettes that salutes America.
19.
Paul Lynde at the Movies (1979) as Producer
A comic look at movies as seen through the eyes of Paul Lynde (in the guise of movie buff Maurice Darlyrimple).
20.
Paul Lynde Comedy Hour, The (1978) as Producer
A comedy special in which the wishes of Paul Lynde and his guests are comically granted.
21.
Mac Davis: I Believe in Christmas (1977) as Producer
A holiday special in which Mac Davis recalls his childhood and his family's cherished Christmas customs.
22.
Evening With Diana Ross, An (1977) as Producer
The program traces the life and career of Diana Ross through music and song.
23.
'Twas the Night Before Christmas (1977) as Producer
A special, set in an American household of the 1890s, that relates the story of one Clark Cosgrove, as he struggles to keep his composure on Christmas Eve despite the fact that absolutely nothing is quiet in the house, not even the mice.
24.
Really Raquel (1974) as Producer
An hour of music and song featuring Raquel Welch.
25.
Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments (1973) as Producer
The program features a cast of international musicians playing instruments from their native countries.
26.
Belle of 14th Street, The (1967) as Producer
The program recreates the music and comedy of vaudeville at the turn of the century.
27.
And Debbie Makes Six (1967) as Producer
An hour of music, songs, and comedy sketches.

Music (special)

28.
Gershwin Years, The (1962)
A musical salute to composer George Gershwin hosted by Richard Rodgers.

Dance (special)

29.
Bette Midler: Art or Bust! (1984)
"The Divine Miss M" is featured in a concert filmed at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, at the culmination of her most recent cross-country tour. Set against a Renaissance art background and outfitted in a rainbow array of costumes, Midler sings and performs her uninhibited stage antics.
30.
Paul Lynde at the Movies (1979) as Choreography
A comic look at movies as seen through the eyes of Paul Lynde (in the guise of movie buff Maurice Darlyrimple).
31.
Evening With Diana Ross, An (1977) as Choreography
The program traces the life and career of Diana Ross through music and song.
32.
Really Raquel (1974) as Choreography
An hour of music and song featuring Raquel Welch.

Misc. Crew (special)

33.
Kenny, Dolly & Willie: Something Inside So Strong (1989)
A concert featuring the country-western music of Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson as they perform together for the first time. The special was taped during an open-air concert for NASA employees and their families and includes the world premiere of Kenny Rogers' new video "Planet Texas."
34.
Broadway Sings: The Music of Jule Styne (1987) as From Idea
A tribute to composer Jule Styne taped in New York City at the St. James Theatre on January 26-28, 1987. The program features renditions of Styne standards, clips of Gene Autry, Doris Day, Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra performing his songs, and the composer talking with various personalities.

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