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Dominick Dunne (1925–2009)

Dominick Dunne was born on October 29, 1925 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He was a producer and assistant director, known for Dominick Dunne: After the Party (2008), Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe (2007) and The Panic in Needle Park (1971). He was married to Ellen Beatriz Griffin (as Lenny Dunne). He died ... See full bio »

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 2000 919 Fifth Avenue (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 The Users (TV Movie) (producer)
 1973 Ash Wednesday (producer)
 1972 Play It As It Lays (producer)
 1971 The Panic in Needle Park (producer)
 1970 The Boys in the Band (executive producer)
 1959-1960 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes)
- Whip-Fight! (1960) ... (executive producer)
- The Death-Divers (1960) ... (executive producer)
- Heads, You Lose (1960) ... (executive producer)
- Passage to Tua (1960) ... (executive producer)
- The Forbidden Sea (1960) ... (executive producer)
 1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Man Under Glass (1958) ... (producer)
 1957-1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (assistant producer - 2 episodes)
- The Gentleman from Seventh Avenue (1958) ... (assistant producer)
- Panic Button (1957) ... (assistant producer)
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Other Works:

Novel: The Winners (1982) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 9 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dominic Dunne

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Personal Quote:

When you're down and out, there's no meaner place to live than Hollywood. You can get away with your embezzlements and your lies and your murders, but you can never get away with failing. See more »


His "big break" in the literary world came by chance: he was seated next to Vanity Fair editor Tina Brown at a dinner party. See more »



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