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Joshua Logan (I) (1908–1988)

Joshua Logan started directing plays while he was still at Princeton and among the first actors he directed were Henry Fonda and James Stewart. His graduation from Princeton was delayed to accompany a classmate to Russia to study with Konstantin Stanislavski, inventor of "method acting". Stanislavsko told him, "To be truly creative you must find ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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 2010 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- South Pacific (2010) ... (play)
 2006 Great Performances (TV Series) (book by - 1 episode)
 2001 South Pacific (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1984 Mister Roberts (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Ensign Pulver (based on a play by) / (screenplay)
 1961 Fanny (play)
 1958 South Pacific (adapted from the play "South Pacific")
 1955 Mister Roberts (based on the play by) / (screenplay)
 1948 Tonight on Broadway (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Mister Roberts (1948) ... (play)
 1943 Higher and Higher (book of musical play)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Horowitz and Mrs. Washington. Comedy. Written by Henry Denker. Directed by Joshua Logan [final Broadway credit]. John Golden Theatre: 2 Apr 1980- 6 Apr 1980 (6 performances + 10 previews). Cast: Sam Levene (as "Samuel Horowitz"), Esther Rolle (as "Mrs. Harriet Washington") [final Broadway role], Christopher Blount, Joe De Santis... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Joshua Lockwood Logan
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[on Marilyn Monroe] As near genius as any actress I ever knew. See more »

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Won the 1950 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for the musical, "South Pacific", collaborating with Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. See more »

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