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Melvin Bernhardt (1931–2015)

Melvin Bernhardt was born on February 26, 1931 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Melvin Bernhard. He was a director and actor, known for One Life to Live (1968), Another World (1964) and Mister Roberts (1984). He was married to Jeff Woodman. He died on September 12, 2015 in Manhattan, New York City, New York. See full bio »

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One Life to Live
One Life to Live Director
Another World
Another World Director
Mister Roberts
Mister Roberts Director
The 32nd Annual Tony Awards
The 32nd Annual Tony Awards Himself - Winner: Best Direction of a Play


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 1980-1987 Another World (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.5762 (1987)
- Episode #1.4336 (1981)
 1984 Mister Roberts (TV Movie)
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
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 1981 For Ladies Only (TV Movie)
1st Director
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 1982 The 36th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Play
 1978 The 32nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Direction of a Play

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(April 14 to May 28, 1983) He directed Beth Henley's play, "Crimes of the Heart," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Mia Dillon, Mary Beth Hurt and Lizbeth Mackay in the cast. See more »

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His family wanted him to become a lawyer, but he eventually graduated from Yale's drama school. See more »

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