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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 Movie (1995) and The Brady Bunch (1969). He was married to Mildred Seidman. He died on July 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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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) (96 episodes, 1964 - 1967) (written by - 3 episodes, 1964 - 1992)
- Marooned (1992) ... (creator) / (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)
 1990 The Bradys (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Hat in the Ring (1990) ... (written by)
- A Moving Experience (1990) ... (written by)
- Start Your Engines/Here We Grow Again (1990) ... (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) (5 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) ... (developer)
 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) (10 episodes)
- Pechango Berries (1974) ... (co-creator)
- Day at the Races (1974) ... (co-creator)
- The Cavalry Is Coming (1974) ... (co-creator)
- Witches Trail (1974) ... (creator)
- From Here to Maternity (1974) ... (co-creator)
  The Brady Bunch (TV Series) (115 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) (16 episodes, 1966 - 1967) (writer - 1 episode, 1966)
- 20th Century Here We Come (1967) ... (creator)
- The Mother-in-Law (1966) ... (creator)
- King Hec (1966) ... (creator)
- The Sacrifice (1966) ... (creator)
- The Broken Idol (1966) ... (creator)
 1964 Mr. and Mrs. (TV Movie) (play)
  The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series) (12 episodes, 1957 - 1959) (writer - 159 episodes, 1955 - 1962) (written by - 2 episodes, 1958) (adaptation for television - 1 episode, 1954) (head writer - 1 episode, 1953)
- 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 Movie)
  I Married Joan (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1953) (writer - 3 episodes, 1953)
- The Musical (1953) ... (writer)
- Tropical Fish (1953)
- Brad's Moustache (1953) ... (writer)
- Theatrical Can-Can (1953) ... (writer)
- Country Club (1953)
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Other Works:

In 1966, he produced an unsold sitcom pilot called "The Help" aka "At Your Service". The series starred Godfrey Cambridge and Phil Silvers. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 4 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »
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Personal Quote:

It's one world, and we all have to learn to live with each other.

Trivia:

He was a pre-med student at New York University. Upon graduation, he moved to LA and earned a master's degree in biological sciences at USC, but never put it to use. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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