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Ralph Edwards (I) (1913–2005)


Ralph Edwards was born near Merino, Colorado, in 1913, moving with his family to Oakland, California, when he was 12. He worked his way through college at radio stations in Oakland and San Francisco, graduating from the University of California at Berkeley in 1935 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in drama. Edwards moved to New York in 1936 and ... See full bio »

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Known For

The People's Court
(1981)
The Bamboo Blonde
The Bamboo Blonde Eddie Clark
(1946)
Beat the Band
Beat the Band Eddie Martin
(1947)
This Is Your Life
(1952-1987)

Filmography

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 2008 This Is Your Life (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Shannon Noll (2008) ... (creator)
  This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary) (devised by - 252 episodes, 1955 - 1964) (creator - 13 episodes, 1955 - 1991) (created by - 3 episodes, 1981 - 1992) (deviser - 1 episode, 1957)
- Kevin Lloyd (1992) ... (creator)
- David Tomlinson (1991) ... (creator)
- Brian Johnston (1982) ... (creator)
- Douglas Bader (1982) ... (creator)
- Kiri Te Kanawa (1981) ... (creator)
 1986-1987 Beadle's About (TV Series) (creator: Truth or Consequences - 14 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (1987) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.7 (1987) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.6 (1987) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.5 (1987) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.4 (1987) ... (creator)
 1987 This Is Your Life (TV Special)
 1975 This Is Your Life (TV Series) (creator)
 1971 This Is Your Life (TV Series)
  This Is Your Life (TV Series) (created by - 3 episodes, 1953 - 1959) (creator - 1 episode, 1959)
- Lowell Thomas (1959) ... (creator)
- Dick Clark (1959) ... (creator)
- Roy Rogers (1953) ... (creator)
- Maj. Henry Clay Conner, Jr. ... (creator)
 1956-1957 The New Truth and Consequences (TV Series) (creator - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 18 December 1957 (1957) ... (creator)
- Episode dated 31 December 1956 (1956) ... (creator)
 1953-1955 Place the Face (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 28 June 1955 (1955) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 16 July 1953 (1953) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

In 1957, he produced a pilot for a TV series called "Life Story" which picked up where episode of his "This Is Your Life" series concluded. The series was not picked up by ABC.

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Trivia:

He was awarded 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 6116 Hollywood Boulevard and for Television at 6262 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. See more »

Star Sign:

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