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Don Hewitt (II) (1922–2009)

Don Hewitt was born on December 14, 1922 in New York City, New York, USA as Donald Shepard Hewitt. He was a director and producer, known for 60 Minutes (1968), Years of Crisis (1950) and Douglas Edwards with the News (1948). He was married to Marilyn Berger, Frankie Hewitt and Mary Weaver. He died on August 19, 2009 in Bridgehampton, New York. See full bio »

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60 Minutes Producer
Years of Crisis Director


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 1961-1962 Years of Crisis (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1962 Opening Night at Lincoln Center (TV Special documentary)
 1958 The Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Where We Stand (1958)
 1953-1955 See It Now (TV Series documentary) (67 episodes)
- Episode #4.44 (1955)
- Greece (1955)
 1954-1955 Omnibus (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- The Mighty Casey (1955) ... (segment "All about Diamonds")
- The Lives of Henry Adams and Charles Francis Adams Jr. (1955) ... (segment "Command Post")
- The Adams Family (1955) ... (segment "Grand Central")
- Antigone (1954) ... (segment "Skating for Fun")
- The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife (1954) ... (segment "Farewell to Native Dancer")
 1953 One Plane, One Bomb (Short)
 1948 Presidential Timber (TV Series)
 1948 Douglas Edwards with the News (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "Minute by Minute - 60 Minutes". New York: Random House, 1985. ISBN-10: 5551250423; ISBN-13: 978-5551250425

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Portrayals | 8 Articles | See more »

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Official CBS bio page

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Children with Mary Weaver: Jeffrey, Steven. See more »

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