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Sherwood Schwartz (1916–2011)


Sherwood Schwartz was born on November 14, 1916 in Passaic, New Jersey, USA as Sherwood Charles Schwartz. He was a writer and producer, known for The Red Skelton Hour (1951), The Brady Bunch (1969) and The Brady Bunch Movie (1995). He was married to Mildred Seidman. He died on July 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Red Skelton Hour
(1954-1962)
The Brady Bunch
(1969-1974)
The Brady Bunch Movie
(1995)
Gilligan's Island
(1964-1992)

Filmography

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 2002 The Brady Bunch in the White House (TV Movie) (characters)
 1996 A Very Brady Sequel (characters)
 1995 The Brady Bunch Movie (characters)
  Gilligan's Island (TV Series) (created by - 98 episodes, 1964 - 1967) (written by - 3 episodes, 1964 - 1992)
- Marooned (1992) ... (written by)
- Gilligan, the Goddess (1967) ... (creator)
- Bang! Bang! Bang! (1967) ... (creator)
- The Pigeon (1967) ... (creator)
- It's a Bird, It's a Plane (1967) ... (creator)
  The Bradys (TV Series) (created by - 5 episodes, 1990) (written by - 3 episodes, 1990)
- The Party Girls (1990) ... (creator)
- Bottom's Up (1990) ... (creator)
- Hat in the Ring (1990) ... (creator) / (written by)
- A Moving Experience (1990) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Brady 500 (1990) ... (creator) / (written by)
 1988 A Very Brady Christmas (TV Movie) (written by)
 1983 The Invisible Woman (TV Movie)
 1982 Scamps (TV Movie)
  The Brady Brides (TV Series) (1 episode, 1981) (created by - 6 episodes, 1981) (written by - 1 episode, 1981)
- A Pretty Boy Is Like a Melody (1981) ... (creator)
- Cool Hand Phil (1981) ... (creator)
- The Siege (1981) ... (creator)
- The Mom Who Came to Dinner (1981) ... (creator)
- The Newlywed Game (1981) ... (creator)
  Harper Valley P.T.A. (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1981) (developer - 1 episode, 1981)
- Stella and Howard (1981) ... (written by)
- To Dunk or Not to Dunk (1981) ... (creator)
 1981 The Brady Girls Get Married (TV Movie)
 1978 Rescue from Gilligan's Island (TV Movie) (creator) / (written by)
 1973-1974 Dusty's Trail (TV Series) (created by - 27 episodes)
- The Wackiest Wagon Train in the West (1974) ... (creator)
- Pechango Berries (1974) ... (creator)
- Day at the Races (1974) ... (creator)
- John J. Callahan (1974) ... (creator)
- The Cavalry Is Coming (1974) ... (creator)
  The Brady Bunch (TV Series) (created by - 117 episodes, 1969 - 1974) (written by - 2 episodes, 1969 - 1974)
- The Hair-Brained Scheme (1974) ... (creator)
- The Hustler (1974) ... (creator)
- The Snooperstar (1974) ... (creator)
- Top Secret (1974) ... (creator)
- Two Petes in a Pod (1974) ... (creator)
  It's About Time (TV Series) (created by - 26 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (writer - 1 episode, 1966)
- The Stowaway (1967) ... (creator)
- The Stone Age Diplomats (1967) ... (creator)
- Our Brothers' Keepers (1967) ... (creator)
- School Days, School Days (1967) ... (creator)
- To Sign or Not to Sign (1967) ... (creator)
 1964 Mr. and Mrs. (TV Movie) (play "Mr. and Mrs." by)
  The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series) (13 episodes, 1957 - 1959) (writer - 157 episodes, 1955 - 1962) (script supervisor - 2 episodes, 1960 - 1961) (written by - 2 episodes, 1958) (adaptation for television - 1 episode, 1954)
- Cauliflower Loses His Birds (1962) ... (writer)
- Freddie and the Daily Freeloader (1962) ... (writer)
- This Goon for Hire (1962) ... (writer)
- Best Man Blues (1962) ... (writer)
- Go, Van, Gogh (1962) ... (writer)
 1960 Red Skelton Timex Special (TV Movie)
 1959 The Red Skelton Chevy Special (TV Special)
 1957 Encounter (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Strictly Normal (1957)
  I Married Joan (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1953) (writer - 3 episodes, 1953) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1954)
- New House (1954) ... (teleplay)
- The Musical (1953) ... (writer)
- Tropical Fish (1953)
- Brad's Moustache (1953) ... (writer)
- Theatrical Can-Can (1953) ... (writer)
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Show Show Soundtrack (44 credits)
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Show Show Self (39 credits)
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Other Works:

DVD commentary: Provides commentary for "The Little Dictator" episode of Gilligan's Island (1964): The Complete Second Season". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the relationship between Bob Hope and Bing Crosby] Everybody thinks they were the best of pals. They weren't. They would get together and play golf and that lead to enormous fortunes for both of them. There were billionaire oil men from Texas, who would give anything to play golf with Bing and Bob. As a result, they were promised one year, there was a new strike of oil or something in Texas, ... See more »

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Star Sign:

Scorpio

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