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Frank Perry (I) (1930–1995)


Frank Perry was born on August 21, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA as Frank Joseph Perry Jr. He was a director and producer, known for Mommie Dearest (1981), Last Summer (1969) and David and Lisa (1962). He was married to Virginia Brush Ford, Barbara Goldsmith and Eleanor Perry. He died on August 29, 1995 in New York City. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Mommie Dearest Director
(1981)
Last Summer Director
(1969)
David and Lisa Director
(1962)
ABC Stage 67 Director
(1966)

Filmography

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 1992 On the Bridge (Documentary)
 1987 Hello Again
 1984 J.F.K.: A One-Man Show (TV Movie)
 1982 Monsignor
 1980 Skag (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1980)
 1979 Dummy (TV Movie)
 1975 Rancho Deluxe
 1971 'Doc'
 1970 Diary of a Mad Housewife (directed by)
 1969 Trilogy
 1969 Last Summer
 1968 The Thanksgiving Visitor (TV Movie)
 1968 The Swimmer
 1967 Among the Paths to Eden (TV Movie)
 1966 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series) (1 episode)
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Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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Alternate Names:

Fran Perry
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Personal Quote:

[reacting to his late wife Eleanor Perry's claim that he refuses to compromise] That's bullshit! My life is one long compromise. I don't quarrel with the tormented part; it's the compromise part I quarrel with. I could never say that I won't compromise-making a movie is one long compromise; it's one horrendous compromise because there's no such thing as perfection. I never would have said that ... See more »

Trivia:

Directed 2 actresses to Oscar nominations: Catherine Burns (Best Supporting Actress, Last Summer (1969)), and Carrie Snodgress (Best Actress, Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970)). See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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