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Herbert B. Swope Jr. (1915–2008)

Herbert B. Swope Jr. was born on November 30, 1915 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a producer and director, known for Lights Out (1946), The Black Robe (1949) and The Best of Broadway (1954). He was previously married to Elizabeth (Bette) Perry Edgar and Margaret Hayes. He died on January 4, 2008 in Palm Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Lights Out Producer
The Black Robe Director
The Witness Director


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 1959-1960 Five Fingers (TV Series) (producer - 16 episodes)
- Final Dream (1960) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- Counterfeit (1960) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- A Shot in the Dark (1960) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- The Search for Edvard Stoyan (1960) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- The Judas Goat (1960) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
 1959 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Pilot (1959) ... (executive producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- Caper at the Bijou (1959) ... (executive producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
 1958 The Fiend Who Walked the West (producer)
 1958 The Bravados (producer)
 1957 The True Story of Jesse James (producer)
 1956 Three Brave Men (producer)
 1956 Hilda Crane (producer)
 1955 Remember ... 1938 (TV Special) (producer)
 1952 The Adventures of Fu Manchu: The Zayat Kiss (TV Movie) (producer)
 1950-1952 Lights Out (TV Series) (producer - 41 episodes)
- Another Country (1952) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- The Upstairs Floor (1952) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- Perchance to Dream (1951) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- The Angry Birds (1951) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
- The Silent Supper (1951) ... (producer - as Herbert Swope Jr.)
 1949-1952 The Clock (TV Series) (producer - 15 episodes)
- Voice from Mars (1952) ... (producer)
- No Witnesses (1951) ... (producer)
- Assignment (1951) ... (producer)
- Somebody (1951) ... (producer)
- Episode #4.8 (1951) ... (producer)
Show Show Director (8 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Herbert Bayard Swope Jr. | Herbert Swope Jr. | Herbert Bayard Swope


Elizabeth (Bette) Perry Edgar  (her death) | See more »


Tracy Brooks Swope

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