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David V. Picker (1931–2019)


David V. Picker was born on May 14, 1931 in New York City, New York, USA as David Victor Picker. He was a producer, known for The Jerk (1979), The Crucible (1996) and The Man with Two Brains (1983). He was married to Sandra Lyn Jetton Picker, Nessa Hyams and Caryl Schlossman. He died on April 20, 2019 in New York City. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

The Jerk Producer
(1979)
The Crucible Producer
(1996)
(1983)

Filmography

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  A Dolphin in Our Lake (production executive) (pre-production)
 2003 Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 Fidel (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2000 David Copperfield (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2000 In the Beginning (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Part II (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Part I (2000) ... (executive producer)
 2000 Back to the Secret Garden (executive producer)
 1999 Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (1999) ... (executive producer)
- Part 1 (1999) ... (executive producer)
 1999 Journey to the Center of the Earth (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... (executive producer)
 1999 P.T. Barnum (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1998 Rear Window (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1998 The Temptations (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... (executive producer)
 1996 The Crucible (producer)
 1993 The Saint of Fort Washington (producer)
 1992 Leap of Faith (producer)
 1992 Traces of Red (producer)
 1991 Livin' Large! (producer)
 1990 Stella (executive producer)
 1988 The Appointments of Dennis Jennings (Short) (executive producer)
 1987 Leader of the Band (producer)
 1984 The Goodbye People (producer)
 1984 Beat Street (producer)
 1983 The Man with Two Brains (producer)
 1982 Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (producer)
 1979 The Jerk (producer)
 1979 Bloodline (producer)
 1978 Oliver's Story (producer)
 1978 The One and Only (producer)
 1975 Royal Flash (producer)
 1975 Smile (executive producer)
 1974 Lenny (executive producer - as David Picker)
 1974 Juggernaut (executive producer)
 1964 A Hard Day's Night (executive producer - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "Musts, Maybes, and Nevers: A Book About The Movies ". CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. ISBN-13: 978-1482649925

Alternate Names:

David Picker

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his film career] Some of the people I dealt with I neither respected nor liked. It's the nature of the beast, but in the world of the arts it's probably even more - how should I say? - colorful. See more »

Trivia:

Former son-in-law of Barry Hyams. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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