Charles Shyer


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Charles Shyer was born on October 11, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Charles Richard Shyer. He is a director, producer and writer, known for Private Benjamin (1980), The Parent Trap (1998), Alfie (2004) and Father of the Bride (1991). He was previously married to Deborah Lynn, Nancy Meyers and Diana Ewing. See full bio »

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(1980)
Alfie Writer
(2004)
(1991)
(1998)

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  The Bellinis (TV Movie)
 2011 Ieri oggi domani (Short)
 2004 Alfie (screenplay)
 1998 The Parent Trap (screenplay)
 1995 Father of the Bride Part II (screenplay)
 1994 I Love Trouble (written by)
 1992 Once Upon a Crime... (screenplay)
 1991 Father of the Bride (screenplay)
  Baby Boom (TV Series) (created by - 13 episodes, 1988 - 1989) (written by - 3 episodes, 1988)
- J.C. the Man (1989) ... (creator)
- Charlotte's Secret (1989) ... (creator)
- A Fine Romance (1989) ... (creator)
- When It Rains (1989) ... (creator)
- X-y-l-o-p-h-o-n-e (1989) ... (creator)
 1987 Baby Boom (written by)
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash (screenplay - as J.W. Melville)
 1984 Protocol (story by)
 1984 Irreconcilable Differences (written by)
 1981 Private Benjamin (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Benjamin to the Rescue (1981) ... (characters)
 1980 Private Benjamin (written by)
 1978 Goin' South (screenplay)
 1978 House Calls (screenplay)
 1977 Smokey and the Bandit (screenplay)
 1976 Happy Days (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Muckrakers (1976) ... (written by)
 1975 Let's Switch! (TV Movie) (as Andy Chubby Williams)
 1973 Lady Luck (TV Movie)
  Getting Together (TV Series) (developed for television by - 14 episodes, 1971 - 1972) (written by - 1 episode, 1971)
- Broken-Hearted Melody (1972) ... (creator)
- Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1972) ... (creator)
- The Great Pretender (1971) ... (creator)
- Blue Christmas (1971) ... (creator)
 1971 The Partridge Family (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Man Called Snake (1971) ... (written by - as Chuck Shyer)
 1971 The Odd Couple (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Trapped (1971) ... (written by)
- Bunny Is Missing Down by the Lake (1971) ... (written by)
 1970 Barefoot in the Park (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Nothin' But the Truth (1970) ... (written by)
- You Gotta Have Soul (1970) ... (written by)
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Alternate Names:

J.W. Melville | Charles R. Shyer | Chuck Shyer | Andy Chubby Williams

Spouse:

Deborah Lynn-Shyer  (divorced)  (2 children) | See more »

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Father, with Nancy Meyers, of Annie Meyers-Shyer and Hallie Meyers-Shyer. See more »

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