Jimmy Breslin (1928–2017)


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Jimmy Breslin was born on October 17, 1928 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Summer of Sam (1999), Forsaking All Others and CBS Summer Playhouse (1987). He was married to Ronnie Eldridge and Rosemary Dattolico. He died on March 19, 2017 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Summer of Sam Jimmy Breslin
(1999)
(1989)
Amazin' Writer

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 1999 Summer of Sam
Jimmy Breslin
 1998 LateLine (TV Series)
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- Al Anonymous (1998) ... Jimmy Breslin
 1996 The Single Guy (TV Series)
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- Rival (1996) ... Jimmy Breslin
 1994-1995 The Critic (TV Series)
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- A Song for Margo (1995) ... Jimmy Breslin (voice)
- Eyes on the Prize (1994) ... Jimmy Breslin (voice)
 1989 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Marty
- American Nuclear (1989) ... Marty
 1980 I Go Pogo
P.T. Bridgeport (voice)
 1978 If Ever I See You Again
Mario Marino
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Other Works:

(3/29/96-3/31/96) Stage: Wrote "Contract with Jackie," performed in a Ten-Minute Plays Humana Festival production (An evening of ten-minute plays) at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, KY, with William McNulty ("Newt") and unknown actor ("Jackie") in the cast. Frazier W. Marsh was director. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 8 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Ronnie Eldridge  (his death) | See more »
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In 1969 Norman Mailer ran for Mayor of New York and Breslin ran for President of the City Council on the same ticket. Both were soundly defeated. See more »

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