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Leonard Melfi (1932–2001)

Leonard Melfi was born on February 21, 1932 in Binghamton, New York, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Oh! Calcutta! (1972), Birdbath (2013) and Lady Liberty (1971). He died on October 28, 2001 in New York City, New York. See full bio »

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Oh! Calcutta! Writer
(1972)
Birdbath Writer
(2013)
Lady Liberty Writer
(1971)
Mama Malone Writer
(1984)

Filmography

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 2013 Birdbath (writer)
 1984 Mama Malone (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Commitment (1984) ... (written by)
 1975 Sukkerbrød med kaviar (TV Movie) (based on play)
 1972 Pticje kupaliste (TV Movie)
 1972 Oh! Calcutta! (contributions)
 1971 Lady Liberty
 1971 Birdbath (TV Short) (play)
 1969 New York Television Theatre (TV Series) (play: "Puck! Puck! Puck!" - 1 episode)
- Foul! (1969) ... (play: "Puck! Puck! Puck!")
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 1981 Rent Control
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Other Works:

Oh! Calcutta! (1969). Musical revue. Conceived by Kenneth Tynan. Contributions by Samuel Beckett, Jules Feiffer, Dan Greenburg, John Lennon, Jacques Levy [earliest Broadway credit], Leonard Melfi, David Newman, Robert Benton, Sam Shepard, Clovis Trouille, Kenneth Tynan and Sherman Yellen. Music and Lyrics, The Open Window: ... See more »

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Author of 40 plays, including the one-act play "Birdbath", 1965, he was considered one of the star playwrights of Off Off Broadway world of New York City in the 1960s. The anticlimatic, all-but-forgotten end of his life was described in a NY Times story, April 17, 2002. See more »

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