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Eric Simonson was born on June 27, 1960 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is a director and actor, known for Hamlet (2000), On Tiptoe: Gentle Steps to Freedom (2000) and A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin (2005). He was previously married to Susan Raab. See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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 2009 Studs Terkel: Listening to America (TV Movie documentary short)
 2000 On Tiptoe: Gentle Steps to Freedom (Short documentary)
 2000/II Hamlet (TV Movie)
 2000 Ladies Room L.A. (Short)
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 2000/II Hamlet (TV Movie)
Second Grave Digger
 1997 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Friend
- The Apology (1997) ... Friend
 1994 The Untouchables (TV Series)
- The Skin Trade (1994)
 1994 Missing Persons (TV Series)
Charlie Winstead
- If You Could Pick Your Own Parents... (1994) ... Charlie Winstead
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 2005 A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin (Documentary short) (producer)
 2002 Topa Topa Bluffs (producer)
 2000 On Tiptoe: Gentle Steps to Freedom (Short documentary) (producer)
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 2000/II Hamlet (TV Movie)
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 2009 Studs Terkel: Listening to America (TV Movie documentary short)
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 2003 The Station Agent (special thanks)
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 2006 The 78th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Documentary Short Film
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He directed the following stage productions at the Steppenwolf Theater Company in Chicago, Illinois. They are "Carter's Way" in 2008; "Mother Courage and Her Children" in 2001; "Slaughterhouse-Five" in 1996; "Slavs!" and "Nomathemba (Hope)" in 1995; "Evelyn and The Polka King" in 1993; "Inspecting Carol" in 1992; and "The ... See more »
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He was awarded the 1987 Joseph Jefferson Award Citation for Director of a Play for "Waiting for Godot", at the Bailiwick Repertory Company in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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