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John Crosby (I) (1912–1991)

John Crosby was born on May 18, 1912 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He died on September 7, 1991. See full bio »


(age 79)

'Marjorie Prime' Goes From Stage to Screen

Jon Hamm, Geena Davis, Lois Smith, Tim Robbins, and director Michael Almereyda provide the backstory for this film adaptation of Jordan Harrison's play.

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The Seven Lively Arts
The Seven Lively Arts Himself - Host
The Jack Paar Tonight Show
Critic at Large
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 1958-1962 The Jack Paar Tonight Show (TV Series)
- Episode #5.153 (1962) ... Himself
- Episode #5.26 (1961) ... Himself
- Episode #2.222 (1959) ... Himself
- Episode #2.78 (1958) ... Himself
 1957-1958 The Seven Lively Arts (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- Gold Rush (1958) ... Himself - Host
- Hollywood Around the World (1957) ... Himself - Host
- The Nutcracker (1957) ... Himself - Host
- Here Is New York (1957) ... Himself - Host
- The Sound of Jazz (1957) ... Himself - Host
 1949 Critic at Large (TV Series)
- Episode #1.20 (1949) ... Himself
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 2010 Sid Bernstein Presents... (Documentary)

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One of the earliest and most respected television critics. He wrote for the New York Herald Tribune. He was also host of the extremely short-lived anthology series, "The Seven Lively Arts", on CBS television. It ran from late 1957 to early 1958.

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