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Shepherd Mead (1914–1994)

Born Edward Mead (the fourth actually) and took the pen name Shepherd. Raised in St. Louis where he attended Country Day prep school (on scholarship) and Washington University (on scholarship). Oldest of three boys, (Walter and Louis). Mother died when Ed was in his teens. After graduating he moved to New York City and started in the advertising ... See full bio »


(age 80) in London, England, UK

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 1960 Encounter (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- How to Make More Money Than Men (1960) ... (novel)
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 1968 Late Night Line-Up (TV Series)
- Episode dated 16 June 1968 (1968) ... Herself
 1965 The Eamonn Andrews Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.7 (1965) ... Himself

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His novel, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying," was adapted to a musical at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Daniel Radcliffe (as J. Pierrepont Finch), John Larroquette (Broadway musical debut), Tammy Blanchard, Christopher J. Hanke, and Rose Hemingway (Broadway debut) in the cast. ... See more »

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