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Rick McKay

Award-winning filmmaker Rick McKay was born in Natick, Massachusetts and grew up in the small town of Beech Grove, Indiana. He started his career as an entertainer, winning Outstanding Male Vocalist three times in New York City before being hired by legendary director Mike Nichols to make a documentary about drag queens to help him train Nathan ... See full bio »

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 2018 Broadway: The Next Generation (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2016 Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age (Documentary) (producer) (post-production)
 2015 Greenwich Village: A World Apart (Documentary short) (producer)
 2002 Illusions (producer)
 2002 Elaine Stritch at Liberty (TV Movie documentary) (contributing producer - original version: "The Arts Show")
 2001 EGG, the Arts Show (TV Series) (segment producer - 2 episodes)
- Experiments in Theatre (2001) ... (segment producer)
- Kiss and Tell ... (segment producer)
 2000 Biography (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
- Marlene: Inventing Dietrich (2000) ... (producer: New York City)
 2000 Reverend Billy (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1999 Backstage at 'The Sound of Music' (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1995 City Arts (TV Series documentary) (segment producer)
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Before becoming a filmmaker, Rick McKay was a writer with a cult following for his first person interviews with classic film stars like Fay Wray, Lawrence Tierney, David Manners and more.

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