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Jack Hofsiss (1950–2016)

Jack Hofsiss was born on September 28, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as John Bernard Hofsiss. He was a director and writer, known for Another World (1964), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1984) and The Elephant Man (1982). He died on September 13, 2016 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Known For

Another World
Another World Director
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man Director


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 1984 Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (TV Movie)
 1984 Family Secrets (TV Movie)
 1982 The Elephant Man (TV Movie)
 1980 The Oldest Living Graduate (TV Movie)
 1979 3 by Cheever (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
 1978 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1977 The Best of Families (TV Mini-Series)
 1964 Another World (TV Series) (1998-????)
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 1978 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Out of Our Father's House (1978) ... (writer)
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 2013 B-Side (special thanks)
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  The Needs of Kim Stanley (Documentary) (post-production)
 2017 The 71st Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie)
Himself - Memoriam
 1979 The 33rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner

Personal Details

Other Works:

(April 11 to May 31, 1980) He directed Bernard Pomerance's play, "The Elephant Man," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Phillip Anglin, Penny Fuller and Ken Ruta in the cast.

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Became paralyzed from the waist down after an accident diving into a swimming pool in 1985. See more »

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