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Marty Sklar (1934–2017)

Marty Sklar was born on February 6, 1934 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA. He was a writer, known for EPCOT (1967), The Magical World of Disney (1954) and After the Fair: The Legacy of the 1964-65 New York World's Fair (2014). He was married to Leah. He died on July 27, 2017 in Hollywood Hills, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1968 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (narration - 1 episode)
- From the Pirates of the Caribbean to the World of Tomorrow (1968) ... (narration - as Martin A. Sklar)
 1967 EPCOT (Documentary) (writer)
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 2017 Defunctland (TV Series documentary) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- The History of Epcot's Body Wars (2017) ... (in memory of)
 2005 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- Walt Disney World (2005) ... (special thanks)
 2001 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) (grateful acknowledgment - 1 episode)
- Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (2001) ... (grateful acknowledgment)
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 2019 The Imagineering Story (TV Mini Series documentary)
- To Infinity and Beyond (2019) ... Self
 2015 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Self - Writer / Executive
- Walt Disney - Part 2 (2015) ... Self - Writer / Executive
 2014 After the Fair: The Legacy of the 1964-65 New York World's Fair (Documentary)
Self - Disney Legend
 2014 Walt Disney World Resort Hotels (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Former Imagineering Executive
 2007 Disneyland: Secrets, Stories, & Magic (Video documentary)
Self - Former Vice Chairman / Intl. Ambassador, Walt Disney Imagineering
 2004 Dead Men Tell No Tales: The History of the Attraction (Video documentary short)
 2004 Marty Sklar, Walt, and EPCOT (Video documentary short)
 2002 Walt Disney World Resort: Behind the Scenes (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Retired, Walt Disney Imagineering
 2001 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Self - Imagineering Executive
- Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (2001) ... Self - Imagineering Executive
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 2021 Behind the Attraction (TV Series documentary)
- Hall of Presidents (2021) ... Self
- Trains, Trams, and Monorails (2021) ... Self
- It's a Small World (2021) ... Self
- The Castles (2021) ... Self
- Space Mountain (2021) ... Self
 2020 Adventure Thru the Walt Disney Archives (Documentary)
 2019 The Imagineering Story (TV Mini Series documentary)
- A Carousel of Progress (2019) ... Self
- The Midas Touch (2019) ... Self
- What Would Walt Do? (2019) ... Self
- The Happiest Place on Earth (2019) ... Self
 2017 Defunctland (TV Series documentary)

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Martin A. Sklar


Leah  (his death)  (2 children)

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Marty's impact and achievements were recognized with a number of prestigious awards and accolades, including the Lifetime Achievement award from TEA (Themed Entertainment Association), induction into the Hall of Fame of IAAPA (International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions), and the prestigious Professional Achievement Award from UCLA. See more »

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