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Sidney Luft (1915–2005)


Sidney Luft was born on November 2, 1915 in New York City, New York, USA as Michael Sidney Luft. He is known for his work on A Star Is Born (1954), Judy Garland's Hollywood (1997) and Kilroy Was Here (1947). He was married to Camille Keaton, Patricia Potts (Hemingway), Judy Garland and Lynn Bari. He died on September 15, 2005 in Santa Monica, ... See full bio »

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Known For

A Star Is Born
A Star Is Born Producer
(1954)
Judy Garland's Hollywood
(1997)
Kilroy Was Here
Kilroy Was Here Producer
(1947)
French Leave
French Leave Producer
(1948)

Filmography

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 1997 Judy Garland's Hollywood (Video documentary) (producer)
 1956 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Judy Garland Musical Special (1956) ... (producer - as Sid Luft)
 1955 Ford Star Jubilee (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- The Judy Garland Special (1955) ... (producer)
 1954 A Star Is Born (producer)
 1948 French Leave (producer - as Sid Luft)
 1947 Kilroy Was Here (producer)
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 1994 Meet Me in St. Louis: The Making of an American Classic (Video documentary short) (footage courtesy of - as Sid Luft)
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 2004 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Judy Garland: By Myself (2004) ... (special thanks - as Sid Luft)
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 2004 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Producer / Husband
- Judy Garland: By Myself (2004) ... Himself - Producer / Husband (voice, as Sid Luft)
 1985 Great Performances (TV Series)
Himself
- Judy Garland: The Concert Years (1985) ... Himself
 1978 Hollywood Greats (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Judy Garland (1978) ... Himself
 1954 A Star Is Born World Premiere (TV Short)
Himself (as Sid Luft)
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 1997 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Judy Garland: Beyond the Rainbow (1997) ... Himself
 1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
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1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sid Luft
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Personal Quote:

I was no Minnelli, that's for sure. I grew up in a rough New York neighborhood and didn't put up with shit from anyone. I'm a survivor, with the scars to show for it, and I think that appealed to Judy. She needed someone to lean on who wouldn't crack. See more »

Trivia:

Former step-father of Liza Minnelli. See more »

Nickname:

Sid

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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