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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
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 2005 Mrs. Harris (TV Movie) (book "Very Much a Lady")
 1987 Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (TV Mini-Series) (book - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... (book)
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... (book)
- Episode #1.3 (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 dated 26 December 1977 (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
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 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 Nutcracker". New York: Doubleday, 1985. ISBN 0385192681 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

What troubles me is not that movie stars run for office, but that they find it easy to get elected. It should be difficult. It should be difficult for millionaires, too. See more »

Trivia:

Daughter of composer Milton Ager, and columnist Cecelia Ager. In February 1987, her only daughter, 25-year-old Katherine, committed suicide. She jumped 31 stories to her death from the Park Avenue high-rise where she lived with her mother in New York. See more »

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Libra

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