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Wendy Wasserstein (1950–2006)


Wendy Wasserstein was born on October 18, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She was a writer and actress, known for Life with Mikey (1993), The Object of My Affection (1998) and 3 by Cheever (1979). She died on January 30, 2006 in New York City, New York. See full bio »

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Known For

Life with Mikey Mrs. Wasserman
(1993)
3 by Cheever Writer
(1979)

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  Great Performances (TV Series) (libretto translation - 1 episode, 2002) (commentary - 1 episode, 2001) (play - 1 episode, 1979) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1979)
- The Merry Widow (2002) ... (libretto translation)
- The Nutcracker (2001) ... (commentary)
- Uncommon Women... and Others (1979) ... (play) / (screenplay)
 2000 An American Daughter (TV Movie) (play "An American Daughter") / (teleplay)
 1998 The Object of My Affection (screenplay)
 1995 The Heidi Chronicles (TV Movie) (play "The Heidi Chronicles") / (teleplay)
 1992 Kiss-Kiss, Dahlings! (TV Short)
 1988 Sam Found Out: A Triple Play (TV Movie) (written by - segment "2")
 1987 Trying Times (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Drive, She Said (1987) ... (teleplay)
 1984 Comedy Zone (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 7 September 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 31 August 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
 1979 3 by Cheever (TV Mini-Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Sorrows of Gin (1979) ... (teleplay)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(April 25 to June 1, 2003) Her play, "An American Daughter," was performed in The Arena Stage production at the Fichlander Theater in Washington D.C. Molly Smith was director. See more »

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Won Broadway's 1989 Tony Award as author of Best Play winner "The Heidi Chronicles", as well as a Pulitzer Prize in drama. In 1993, she was also nominated as author of Best Play nominee "The Sisters Rosensweig". See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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