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Elizabeth Swados (1951–2016)

Elizabeth Swados was born on February 5, 1951 in Buffalo, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Alice at the Palace (1982), Four Friends (1981) and The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998). She was married to Roz Lichter. She died on January 5, 2016 in Manhattan, New York City, New York. See full bio »

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Alice at the Palace
Four Friends
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 2005 Breaking the Silence: Children's Stories (TV Movie documentary)
 1996 Genesis: A Living Conversation (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Exile (1996)
- God Wrestling (1996)
- The Test (1996)
- A Family Affair (1996)
 1989 Wilfrid's Special Christmas (TV Movie)
 1987 Family Sins (TV Movie)
 1986 A Year in the Life (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Christmas '86 (1986)
 1982-1986 American Playhouse (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- King of America (1982)
 1985 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Scrimshaw (1985)
 1982 Alice at the Palace (TV Movie)
 1981 Guests of the Nation (TV Movie)
 1980 Rappaccini's Daughter (TV Movie)
 1980 Barn Burning (TV Short)
 1980 OHMS (TV Movie)
 1979 Too Far to Go (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

Her revue, "Rap Master Ronnie," co-written with Garry Trudeau, was performed at RayMar Productions in Chicago, Illinois. Cast and crew also included Kathy Santen, William M. Bush, Margaret James (musical director), directed by Bill Castellino. See more »

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Among the honors she received were a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Ford Fellowship, a Covenant Foundation Grant, a Cine Award, and a Mira Award. See more »

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