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Lester Persky (1925–2001)

Lester Persky was born on July 6, 1925 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a producer and actor, known for Hair (1979), Equus (1977) and Yanks (1979). He died on December 16, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1995 Liz: The Elizabeth Taylor Story (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1991 A Woman Named Jackie (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Bouvier Years (1991) ... (executive producer)
 1987 Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1979 Yanks (producer)
 1979 Hair (producer)
 1977 Equus (producer)
 1971 Fortune and Men's Eyes (producer)
 1968 Boom! (associate producer)
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 1972 Heat
Sidney (as P. J. Lester)
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 1998 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary)
- Studio 54: Sex, Drugs & Disco (1998) ... Himself
 1992 The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Outstanding Miniseries

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P. J. Lester

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