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Terry Melcher (1942–2004)

Terry Melcher was born on February 8, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA as Terrence Paul Jorden. He was a producer and writer, known for Lethal Weapon 2 (1989), The Doris Day Show (1968) and Doris Day's Best Friends (1985). He was married to Terese Edwards, Jacqueline Carlin and Melissa E. Brown. He died on November 19, 2004 in Beverly Hills, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Lethal Weapon 2
Lethal Weapon 2 Soundtrack
The Doris Day Show
Doris Day's Best Friends
Cocktail Soundtrack


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 1991 Doris Day: A Sentimental Journey (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer: Arwin Productions)
 1985-1986 Doris Day's Best Friends (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (1986) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.25 (1986) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.24 (1985) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.23 (1985) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.22 (1985) ... (executive producer)
 1969-1972 The Doris Day Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 55 episodes)
- There's a Horse Thief in Every Family Tree (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Gowns by Louie (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Cover Girl (1972) ... (executive producer)
- The Crapshooter Who Would Be King (1972) ... (executive producer)
- Doris' House Guest (1972) ... (executive producer)
 1971 The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special (TV Special) (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Songwriter: Co-wrote The Beach Boys' hit song "Kokomo". See more »

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7 Portrayals | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Terrence P. Melcher

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As a producer, songwriter or session musician, he has worked with The Beach Boys, The Mamas and the Papas, Randy Newman, Taj Mahal, Paul Revere, The Byrds and Bobby Darin, among many other artists. See more »

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