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Harper Lee (I) (1926–2016)


Nelle Harper Lee grew up in Monroeville, Alabama in the 1920s. It was a time of hostility between whites and blacks in the United States, especially in Alabama. Her father, a lawyer, also ran a local newspaper. Her mother suffered from mental illness and oftentimes stayed inside from others; she was thought to suffer from bipolar disorder. Harper ... See full bio »

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To Kill a Mockingbird
(1962)
Cedar Cove
Cedar Cove Miscellaneous Crew
(2015)
The Merv Griffin Show
(1963)

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 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird (based on her novel "To Kill a Mockingbird")
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 1962 To Kill a Mockingbird (producer - uncredited)
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 1963 The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series)
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- Episode #1.103 (1963) ... Herself
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 2016 PBS NewsHour (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 19 February 2016 (2016) ... Herself
 2015 Inside Edition (TV Series documentary)
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- Miss USA Pageant (2015) ... Herself - Author, Go Set a Watchman

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(1990-1991 Season) Her novel, "To Kill A Mockingbird," was adapted by Christopher Sergal at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with George Grizzard and Katharine Houghton in the cast. Robert Johanson was director. Michael Anania was scenic designer. Mark Stanley was lighting designer. Gregg Barnes was costume ... See more »

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3 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 11 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
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Many receive advice. Only the wise profit from it. See more »

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Was Truman Capote's personal assistant when he went to Garden City, Kansas, to investigate the Clutter murders in Holcomb, Kansas - which became his bestselling book, "In Cold Blood," and at least two films: In Cold Blood (1967) and In Cold Blood (1996). Lee and Capote were childhood friends. See more »

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