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Tad Danielewski (1921–1993)

Served in the Polish underground during WWII; was captured and interred in a German workcamp until rescued by Patton's forces; studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in post-WWII London; started the Professional Actors Workshop in New York City, Los Angeles, and Provo, UT; former students include James Earl Jones, Martin Sheen, ... See full bio »


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The Big Wave Director
Matinee Theatre Director


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 1972 España puerta abierta (Documentary)
 1961 The Big Wave
 1956-1957 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Faust '57 (1957)
- The New World (1957)
- The Enemy (1957)
- Sunset Boulevard (1956)
 1955 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Coming of Age (1955)
 1954-1955 Omnibus (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Uncle Tom's Cabin (1955) ... (segments "Committee for Economic Development", "The Most Beautiful Easter Eggs in the World")
- Iliad (1955)
- The Mighty Casey (1955) ... (segment "The Mighty Casey")
- The New World (1955) ... (segment "The New World")
- Mr. Lincoln (1955) ... (segment "The Story of Valentines")
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 1983 An Audience with Mel Brooks (TV Special) ("Sweet Georgia Brown")
 1983 To Be or Not to Be ("Sweet Georgia Brown")
 1961 The Big Wave (lyrics: "Be Ready at Dawn") / (music: "Be Ready at Dawn")
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 1961 The Big Wave
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 1961 The Big Wave (producer)

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