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Michael Ritchie (I) (1938–2001)


Michael Ritchie was born on November 28, 1938 in Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA as Michael Brunswick Ritchie. He was a director and producer, known for The Golden Child (1986), The Island (1980) and Fletch (1985). He was married to Jimmie Brown and Georgina Tebrock. He died on April 16, 2001 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Golden Child Director
(1986)
The Island Director
(1980)
Fletch Director
(1985)
Cool Runnings Writer
(1993)

Filmography

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 1999 Beggars and Choosers (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1997 Comfort, Texas (TV Movie)
 1997 A Simple Wish
 1994 The Scout
 1993 L'encyclopédie audio-visuelle (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Albert Einstein (1993)
 1992 Diggstown
 1989 Fletch Lives
 1986 Wildcats
 1985 Fletch
 1983 The Survivors
 1981 Student Bodies (uncredited)
 1980 Divine Madness (Documentary)
 1980 The Island
 1977 Semi-Tough
 1975 Smile
 1972 The Candidate
 1972 Prime Cut
 1969 The Survivors (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Chapter Two (1969)
- Chapter One (1969)
 1968 The Sound of Anger (TV Movie)
 1968 The Outsider (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 The Outsider (TV Movie)
 1966 The Felony Squad (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1966 The Big Valley (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Barbary Red (1966) ... (uncredited)
 1965 Dr. Kildare (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- With This Ring (1965)
 1965 Profiles in Courage (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Thomas Corwin (1965)
 1963 The Theater of Tomorrow (TV Movie)
 1955 Omnibus (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Trial of St. Joan (1955) ... (segment "The Trial of St. Joan")
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Other Works:

(book) "Please Stand By: A Prehistory of Television". Woodstock, NY: The Overlook Press, 1994. ISBN-10: 0879515465. ISBN-13: 978-0879515461

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Allen Smithee

Height:

6' 7" (2.01 m)
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Personal Quote:

There's been a big spur in downtown development with new business, restaurants and a lot of loft buying. The buses run, and there's a subway that runs through downtown. See more »

Trivia:

Two stepchildren, Nelly and Billy Bly. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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