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Peter Nelson (III)

Peter Nelson was born on January 20, 1929 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987), Get Christie Love! (1974) and Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted (1992). He was previously married to Christine Burke. See full bio »

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 2004 Funky Monkey (story)
 2002 Dancing at the Harvest Moon (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 2002 Two Against Time (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1994 Untamed Love (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1992 Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted (TV Movie) (story)
 1992 Getting Up and Going Home (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1992 In the Best Interest of the Children (TV Movie) (story) / (teleplay)
 1991 My Son Johnny (TV Movie) (written by)
 1983 Two Kinds of Love (TV Movie)
 1978 Terror Out of the Sky (TV Movie)
 1974-1975 Get Christie Love! (TV Series) (developed for television by - 18 episodes)
- I'm Your New Neighbor (1975) ... (creator)
- A Few Excess People (1975) ... (creator)
- A High Fashion Heist (1975) ... (creator)
- From Paris with Love (1975) ... (creator)
- The Big Rematch (1975) ... (creator)
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Show Show Actor (3 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Fiction: "Getting The Message", "Playboy" (USA), November 1985, p.112-113+151-152.


Christine Burke  (her death)  (2 children)

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Graduate of Oberlin College, MFA from Yale, where he met his wife.

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