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Mervyn Nelson (I) (1915–1991)

Mervyn Nelson was born on November 18, 1915 as Mervyn Rubin. He was a director and actor, known for The Boys from Brazil (1978), Some of My Best Friends Are... (1971) and Fun and Games (1973). He died on August 15, 1991 in New York, New York, USA. See full bio »


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Fun and Games Director


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 1973 Fun and Games
 1960 Amerikanische Impressionen (TV Movie) (theatre director)
 1952 Leave It to Larry (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1952)
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 1984 Garbo Talks
Movie Shop Owner
 1978 The Boys from Brazil
 1974 The Education of Sonny Carson
Parole Board chairman
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 1973 Fun and Games (writer)
 1971 Some of My Best Friends Are... (written by)
 1960 Amerikanische Impressionen (TV Movie)
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 1976 The Passover Plot (casting)

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Stage: Wrote / directed the musical "Jazz Train" at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England. See more »

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Died at age 76.

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