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Marty Farrell (1927–2006)

Marty Farrell was born on September 21, 1927 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He is known for his work on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998), The 62nd Annual Academy Awards (1990) and AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars: America's Greatest Screen Legends (1999). He died on July 19, 2006 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2001 I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (TV Movie documentary)
 1994 Grammy's Greatest Moments Volume I (Video documentary)
 1991 All-Star Salute to Our Troops (TV Movie)
 1990 Happy Birthday, Bugs!: 50 Looney Years (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 The 62nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
 1986 Sisters in the Name of Love (TV Special)
 1986 The 28th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1985 Day to Day Affairs (TV Movie)
 1985 The 27th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1985 Three's a Crowd (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Father Knows Nothing (1985) ... (written by)
 1983-1984 The Jeffersons (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- A New Girl in Town (1984) ... (written by)
- The List (1983) ... (written by)
 1984 The 26th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1983 Salute! (TV Series) (writer)
 1983 The 25th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1983 Nine to Five (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- When Violet Gets Blue (1983) ... (written by)
 1982 The 24th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1981 An Evening at the Moulin Rouge (TV Movie)
 1981 The Way They Were (TV Special)
 1981 The Grammy Hall of Fame (TV Movie)
 1981 The 23rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1981 TV Guide 1980: The Year in Review (TV Movie documentary)
 1980 Ann-Margret: Hollywood Movie Girls (TV Movie documentary)
 1980 The 22nd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1979 Juke Box Saturday Night (TV Movie)
 1979 Woodstock Re-Visited (TV Movie)
 1978 Danny Thomas: Young & Foolish (TV Movie)
 1978 Cinderella at the Palace (TV Special)
 1978 A Tribute to Neil Simon (TV Movie)
 1978 Off-Hollywood (TV Movie)
 1978 The 35th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Movie documentary)
 1977 America Salutes the Queen (TV Movie)
 1977 The 19th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1977 What's Happening!! (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Maid Did It (1977) ... (written by)
 1976 The Diahann Carroll Show (TV Series)
 1976 The John Denver Special (TV Movie)
 1976 The Bell Telephone Jubilee (TV Movie documentary)
 1976 Backlot USA (TV Movie)
 1975 The Mac Davis Special (TV Special)
 1975 Funny Girl to Funny Lady (TV Special documentary)
 1975 The 17th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1975 Ann-Margret Olsson (TV Movie)
 1974 Bacharach 74 (TV Movie)
 1974 Sandy Duncan Special (TV Special)
 1974 Herb Alpert and the TJB (TV Special)
 1974 The 46th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
 1974 The 16th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1973 Julie on Sesame Street (TV Special)
 1973 Broadway (TV Movie)
 1973 The 15th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1973 Burt Bacharach: Opus No. 3 (TV Movie)
 1973 Burt Bacharach in Shangri-La (TV Movie)
 1972 Love is... Barbara Eden (TV Movie)
 1972 A Royal Gala Variety Performance (TV Special)
 1972 The 14th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
 1971 Singer Presents Burt Bacharach (TV Special)
  The Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (1 episode, 1971) (writer - 3 episodes, 1969 - 1970)
- Friars Club Roast of Jack Benny (1970) ... (writer)
- Alan King Stops the Press (1969) ... (writer)
- Friars Club Roast of Milton Berle (1969) ... (writer)
 1971 The Andy Williams Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 January 1971 (1971) ... (writer)
 1970 The Klowns (TV Movie)
 1969 The Alan King Show (TV Movie)
 1968 Comedy Is King (TV Movie)
 1965 Hollywood Talent Scouts (TV Series)
 1962 The Jack Paar Program (TV Series)
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Won an Emmy award for his Burt Bacharach musical special in 1971, and was nominated for two others. See more »

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