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Shana Alexander (I) (1925–2005)

Shana Alexander was born on October 6, 1925 in New York City, New York, USA as Shana Ager. She was a writer, known for The Slender Thread (1965), Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (1987) and Mrs. Harris (2005). She died on June 23, 2005 in Hermosa Beach, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Slender Thread
(1965)
Mrs. Harris
Mrs. Harris Writer
(2005)
The Mike Douglas Show
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Editor / Herself - Journalist / Herself - Writer
(1971-1979)

Filmography

Jump to: Writer | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (3 credits)
 2005 Mrs. Harris (TV Movie) (book "Very Much a Lady")
 1987 Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (TV Mini-Series) (book - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... (book)
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... (book)
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... (book)
 1965 The Slender Thread (article)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (6 credits)
 1997 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Judy Garland: Beyond the Rainbow (1997) ... Herself
 1971-1979 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Herself - Journalist / Herself - Writer / Herself - Editor
- Episode #18.174 (1979) ... Herself - Journalist
- Episode #14.222 (1975) ... Herself - Writer
- Episode #10.113 (1971) ... Herself - Editor
 1979 The Television Annual: 1978/1979 (TV Movie documentary)
Herself
 1976-1977 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Herself / Herself - Guest
- Episode #16.254 (1977) ... Herself
- Episode #16.29 (1977) ... Herself - Guest
 1975-1977 Dinah! (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #3.72 (1977) ... Herself
- Episode #1.186 (1975) ... Herself
 1970 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #2.250 (1970) ... Herself
- Episode #2.174 (1970) ... Herself
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
 2011 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Herself (segment "Andy Rooney")
- After the Wave/Alone on the Wall/Andy Rooney (2011) ... Herself (segment "Andy Rooney")
 2005 The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Herself - In Memoriam
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "The Feminine Eye". McCall's Publishing Co., 1970. ISBN 0841500266 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

On truth: Gossip is often...But mostly, gossip is half-true. Between the two poles of whole-truth and half-truth is slung the hammock in which we all rock. See more »

Trivia:

She wrote for several magazines, including Newsweek and National Geographic. She was the first woman hired to be a staff writer for Life magazine. She once called "Point-Counterpoint" a "modern reincarnation of Punch and Judy". See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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