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Daniel Okrent

Daniel Okrent was born on April 2, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on Wordplay (2006), Kong's New York, 1933 (2006) and Sweet and Lowdown (1999). See full bio »
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 2011 Prohibition (TV Mini-Series documentary) (senior creative consultant - 3 episodes)
- A Nation of Hypocrites (2011) ... (senior creative consultant)
- A Nation of Scofflaws (2011) ... (senior creative consultant)
- A Nation of Drunkards (2011) ... (senior creative consultant)
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (consultant - 9 episodes)
- Home (1994) ... (consultant)
- A Whole New Ballgame (1994) ... (consultant)
- The Capital of Baseball (1994) ... (consultant)
- The National Pastime (1994) ... (consultant)
- Shadow Ball (1994) ... (consultant)
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 2006 The Hoax
Real Publisher #1
 1999 Sweet and Lowdown
A.J. Pickman
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 2015 Let's Have Some Church Detroit Style (Documentary) (producer) (completed)
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 1998 Frank Lloyd Wright (Documentary) (special thanks)
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 2013 After Newtown: Guns in America (Documentary)
Himself, author of 'The Last Call'
 2013 Rumrunners, a Prohibition Story (Documentary)
 2011 Prohibition (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - Writer
- A Nation of Hypocrites (2011) ... Himself - Writer
- A Nation of Scofflaws (2011) ... Himself - Writer
- A Nation of Drunkards (2011) ... Himself - Writer
 2011 Drinks and Conversation (TV Movie)
 2011 Prime 9 (TV Series)
 2010 Invitation to World Literature (TV Series documentary)
- One Hundred Years of Solitute (2010) ... Himself
 1994-2010 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The Tenth Inning: Top of the Tenth (2010) ... Himself
- The Capital of Baseball (1994) ... Himself
- The National Pastime (1994) ... Himself
- Shadow Ball (1994) ... Himself
- A National Heirloom (1994) ... Himself
 2010 The Daily Show (TV Series)
- Daniel Okrent (2010) ... Himself
 2006 Wordplay (Documentary)
 2006 Kong's New York, 1933 (Video documentary short)
 2001 ESPN SportsCentury (TV Series documentary)

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Non-fiction book: "Great Fortune: The Epic of Rockefeller Center", 2003.

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A native of Detroit, graduate of the University of Michigan, lives in Manhattan with wife and two children. See more »

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