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Burt Sugarman

Burt Sugarman was born on January 4, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Burton Roy Sugarman. He is known for his work on Children of a Lesser God (1986), The Switched-On Symphony (1970) and Whew! (1979). He has been married to Mary Hart since April 8, 1989. They have one child. He was previously married to Carol Wayne and Pauline Schur. See full bio »

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Whew! Producer
The Manipulator Producer


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 2019 Holy Jail (Short) (executive producer)
 1990 Mary Hart Presents Love in the Public Eye (TV Special) (producer)
 1988 The Newlywed Game (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1986 Crimes of the Heart (executive producer)
 1986 Children of a Lesser God (producer)
 1986 Extremities (producer)
 1982 Kiss Me Goodbye (producer)
  The Midnight Special (TV Series) (series producer - 1 episode, 1981) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Episode dated 2 January 1981 (1981) ... (series producer - 1972)
 1979-1980 Whew! (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 30 May 1980 (1980) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 1 August 1979 (1979) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... (executive producer)
 1977 Billboard No. 1 Music Awards (TV Special) (producer)
 1977 The Richard Pryor Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... (executive producer)
 1977 The Richard Pryor Special? (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1974 Celebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 15 September 1974 (1974) ... (executive producer)
 1973 The Wizard of Odds (TV Series) (producer)
 1972 The Jud Strunk Show (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1972 The 14th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1971 The Manipulator (executive producer)
 1971 Stand Up and Cheer (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (1971) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 9 February 1971 (1971) ... (executive producer)
 1971 Changing Scene IV (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1971 Changing Scene III (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1970 Changing Scene II (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1970 Changing Scene (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1970 The Switched-On Symphony (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1969 Dionne Warwick- Souled Out (TV Special) (executive producer)
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Appears in the infomercial for "The Midnight Special - Legendary Performances" video collection. Also appearing are Kenny Loggins, Jim Messina and Donna Summer. See more »

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