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Howard Sackler (1929–1982)

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Won a Pulitzer Prize in 1969 for his play "The Great White Hope." See more trivia »

Died:

(age 52)

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Known For

Jaws 2
Jaws 2 Writer
(1978)
The Great White Hope
(1970)
Fear and Desire
(1953)
Gray Lady Down
(1978)

Filmography

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 2016 Down River (earlier screenplay) (completed)
 1979 Saint Jack (screenplay)
 1978 Jaws 2 (written by)
 1978 Gray Lady Down (screenplay)
 1970 The Great White Hope (play) / (screenplay)
 1959 A Midsummer Night's Dream (writer)
 1955 Killer's Kiss (screenplay - uncredited)
 1953 Fear and Desire (written by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed a myriad of top-drawer recordings for Caedmon Audio, including the Shakespeare Recording Company's series, which included such notables as Micheal & Venessa Redgrave, Paul Scofield, Sir John Gielgud, & Dame Peggy Ashcroft, among others. See more »
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Trivia:

Won a Pulitzer Prize in 1969 for his play "The Great White Hope." See more »

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