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Rudi Gernreich (1922–1985)

Rudi Gernreich was born on August 8, 1922 in Vienna, Austria. He is known for his work on Exodus (1960), Space: 1999 (1975) and He & She (1967). He died on April 21, 1985 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1975-1976 Space: 1999 (TV Series) (costumes - 24 episodes)
- The Last Enemy (1976) ... (costumes: moon city)
- The Testament of Arkadia (1976) ... (costumes: moon city)
- The Troubled Spirit (1976) ... (costumes: moon city)
- Space Brain (1976) ... (costumes: moon city)
- Missing Link (1976) ... (costumes: moon city)
 1967-1968 He & She (TV Series) (Miss Prentiss' wardrobe designed by - 12 episodes)
- What's in the Kitty? (1968) ... (Miss Prentiss' wardrobe designed by)
- Don't Call Us (1967) ... (Miss Prentiss' wardrobe designed by)
- Deep in the Heart of Taxes (1967) ... (Miss Prentiss' wardrobe designed by)
- The Coming-Out Party (1967) ... (Miss Prentiss' wardrobe designed by)
- He & She vs. Him (1967) ... (Miss Prentiss' wardrobe designed by)
 1967 Basic Black (Short) (fashions)
 1965 The Incredible Sex Revolution (designer: topless bathing suit)
 1960 Exodus (clothes designer: Miss Saint)
 1950 A Life of Her Own (costumes: Lana Turner - uncredited)
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One of the major fashion designers of the "mod" 1960s--specializing in the unisex and futuristic look. Creator of the topless bathing suit.

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Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume One, 1981-1985, pages 315-317. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998. See more »

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