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Yvonne Smith (II)

Yvonne Smith is a producer and director, known for Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America (1993), Adam Clayton Powell (1989) and American Playhouse (1981). See full bio »

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Known For

Adam Clayton Powell
(1989)
American Playhouse
(1982)
Great Performances
(1983-1986)

Filmography

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 1998 Motown 40: The Music Is Forever (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1993 Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America (TV Special documentary) (producer)
 1989 Adam Clayton Powell (Documentary) (producer)
  Great Performances (TV Series) (producer - 2 episodes, 1985 - 1986) (associate producer - 1 episode, 1983)
- Miles Ahead: The Music of Miles Davis (1986) ... (producer)
- The Gospel at Colonus (1985) ... (producer)
- Ellington: The Music Lives On (1983) ... (associate producer)
 1985 Musical Comedy Tonight III (TV Movie) (coordinating producer)
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series) (associate producer - 2 episodes)
- Working (1982) ... (associate producer)
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 1998 Motown 40: The Music Is Forever (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America (TV Special documentary)
 1992 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
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 1993 Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America (TV Special documentary)
 1992 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
- Ray Charles: The Genius of Soul (1992) ... (written by)
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 1989 Adam Clayton Powell (Documentary) (archival research)
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 1996 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (director - 1 episode)
- Lena Horne: In Her Own Voice (1996) ... (director: additional interviews)
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 2006 Life of Pryor: The Richard Pryor Story (TV Movie documentary)
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 1992 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Herself / Narrator
- Ray Charles: The Genius of Soul (1992) ... Herself / Narrator

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