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Richard Wilson (I) (1915–1991)

Richard Wilson was born on December 25, 1915 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and producer, known for It's All True (1993), Invitation to a Gunfighter (1964) and Man with the Gun (1955). He was married to Elizabeth Wilson. He died on August 22, 1991 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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It's All True
It's All True Director
Man with the Gun
Man with the Gun Director
Al Capone
Al Capone Director


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 1993 It's All True (Documentary)
 1970 Skullduggery (uncredited)
 1963 Wall of Noise
 1960 Pay or Die
 1959 Al Capone
 1956 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 Medic (TV Series) (1 episode)
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Stage: Appeared (as "Legendre") in "Danton's Death" on Broadway.

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For many years he was the chief assistant to Orson Welles, whom he always regarded as a genius and to whom he was unfailingly loyal. After he had become a well-regarded film director in his own right, he would still frequently devote large sections of interviews talking about Welles rather than about his own work, even when he had a new movie to promote. See more »



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