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Manya Starr (1921–2000)

Manya Starr was born on January 21, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA. She was a writer and producer, known for White Water Summer (1987), Doctor Yes: The Hyannis Affair (1983) and They Came for Good: A History of Jews in the USA (1997). She was married to Amram Nowak. She died on July 26, 2000 in New York City. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1987 White Water Summer (written by)
 1983 Doctor Yes: The Hyannis Affair (written by)
 1977 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- My Dear Uncle Sherlock (1977) ... (teleplay)
 1969 Der Besuch (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1965 Paradise Bay (TV Series) (1965)
 1960-1962 The Clear Horizon (TV Series) (creator - 253 episodes)
- Episode #2.80 (1962) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.79 (1962) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.78 (1962) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.77 (1962) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.76 (1962) ... (creator)
 1956 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Sheila (1956) ... (story)
 1953 Medallion Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dear Cynthia (1953) ... (writer)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Darkest Night (1953) ... (writer)
 1953 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Evil Within (1953) ... (writer)
 1953 Short Short Dramas (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Follow-Up (1953) ... (screenplay)
 1951 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Doctor's Wife (1951) ... (writer)
 1951 The Egg and I (TV Series)
 1950 Starlight Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Welcome Home (1950) ... (writer)
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 1987 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Isaac in America: A Journey with Isaac Bashevis Singer (1987) ... (executive producer)
 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series) (associate producer - 1 episode)
- The Cafeteria (1984) ... (associate producer)
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 1963 Girl Talk (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 14 February 1963 (1963) ... Herself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Her musical, "What a Day," was performed at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Celeste Holm and Ronny Graham in the cast. See more »
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President of the Writers Guild of America East, 1965 - 1976.

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Aquarius

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