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Susan Seidelman

Susan Seidelman was born on December 11, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is a director and producer, known for Desperately Seeking Susan (1985), She-Devil (1989) and Smithereens (1982). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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She-Devil Director
Smithereens Director
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 2009-2010 The Electric Company (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Jules Quest (2010)
 2009 Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection (Video) (video "Into the Groove")
 2005 Stella (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Paper Route (2005)
- Office Party (2005)
 2004 The Ranch (TV Movie)
 2002 Power and Beauty (TV Movie)
 1999 Now and Again (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1999 A Cooler Climate (TV Movie)
 1998 Sex and the City (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Baby Shower (1998)
- Sex and the City (1998)
 1996 Tales of Erotica (segment "Dutch Master, The")
 1996 Early Edition (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1995 The Barefoot Executive (TV Movie)
 1993 The Dutch Master (Short)
 1989 She-Devil
 1989 Cookie
 1982 Smithereens
 1976 And You Act Like One Too (Short)
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Other Works:

Directed music video for Madonna: "Into the Groove"

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1 Interview | 5 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Susan Siedelman

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[in a 1985 interview] I like watching people, and when U first moved to Manhattan, I lived in the East Village. The people there fascinated me. They were mostly young from conservative, muddle class, suburban families, and they were living on the fringe in seedy apartment buildings and burn't out lofts. It was a mysterious, almost surreal experience. These were the Flower Children of the 80s. And... See more »


After attending Abington Senior High School, she studied fashion and arts at the Drexel University in Philadelphia. See more »

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