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Jack Sydow (1921–2010)

Jack Sydow was born on October 7, 1921 in Rockford, Illinois, USA as John David Sydow Jr. He is known for his work on Forsaken (1994), What Planet Are You From? (2000) and On the Line (1997). He died on May 28, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2007 Brothers & Sisters (TV Series)
Old Professor
- Three Parties (2007) ... Old Professor
 2001 Thank Heaven
Dr. Moretz
 2000 Movie Stars (TV Series)
- The Goodbye Guy (2000) ... Houseman
 2000 What Planet Are You From?
 1999 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Old Rupert
- The Compass (1999) ... Old Rupert (uncredited)
 1997 On the Line (TV Movie)
George Haley
 1994 Forsaken (Short)
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 1967 Annie Get Your Gun (TV Movie) (director: stage production)

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Was nominated for Broadway's 1967 Tony Award as Best Director (Musical) for a revival of "Annie Get Your Gun."

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