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Bretaigne Windust (1906–1960)


Son of English violinist Ernest Joseph Windust. Attended Columbia and Princeton University, where he first developed an interest in the theatre. Assistant stage manager with the New York Theatre Guild from 1929. See more trivia »

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 1959-1960 Startime (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Dear Arthur (1960)
- My Three Angels (1959)
 1960 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Beaver's Dance (1960)
 1959 Wagon Train (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1959 Markham (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Marble Face (1959)
- Paris Encounter (1959)
 1959 M Squad (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Cheap Is Cheap (1959)
 1959 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Flying Wife (1959)
 1958 The Thin Man (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Tennis Champ (1958)
- Jittery Juror (1958)
 1957 The Pied Piper of Hamelin (TV Movie)
 1952 Face to Face (segment "The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky")
 1951 The Enforcer
 1950 Pretty Baby
 1948 June Bride
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Stage: Appeared )a(a"Oliver Oliver") in."Oliver Oliver" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Paul Osborn. Directed by Auriol Lee. Playhouse Theatre: 5 Jan 1934-Jan 1934 (closing date unknown/11 performances). Cast: Ann Andrews, Helen Brooks, Alexandra Carlisle, Thomas Chalmers (as "Justin Stock"), Jolyn Fabing, Hugh Rennie (as "Carl ... See more »

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The last television program that he directed, an episode of Leave It to Beaver (1957), was shown posthumously. See more »

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