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Jack O'Brien (III)


Jack O'Brien is known for his work on An Enemy of the People (1990), American Playhouse (1981) and The 59th Annual Tony Awards (2005). See full bio »
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Filmography

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 1995 Grace Under Fire (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1990 An Enemy of the People (TV Movie)
 1983-1988 American Playhouse (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- All My Sons (1987)
 1978 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Good Doctor (1978)
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 2007 Hairspray (stage director - uncredited)
 1980 Great Performances (TV Series) (director - 1 episode)
- The Most Happy Fella (1980) ... (director: stage production)
 1979 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (stage - 1 episode)
- New York City Opera: Street Scene (1979) ... (stage: Director)
 1976 The Time of Your Life (TV Movie) (director: original stage production)
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 2007 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Puccini's Il trittico (2007) ... (producer)
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 2014 Showing Up (Documentary)
Himself
 2013 The Broadway.Com Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.34 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Himself
 2007 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series)
Himself / Host
- Puccini's Il trittico (2007) ... Himself / Host
 2005 The 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Musical
 2004 The 58th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Direction of a Play
 2003 The 57th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Direction of a Musical
 1992 The 46th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Best Direction of a Play
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He directed the original Broadway version of the musical, "Hairspray", based on John Waters's film, was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey. Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman were the lyricists. Marc Shaiman was also the musical director. Jerry Mitchell and Michele Lynch were the choreographers. Matt Lenz... See more »
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Tony Award nominee in 2001 for Best Director of a Musical, for the musical version of "The Full Monty". See more »

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