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Wanda Coleman (1946–2013)

Wanda Coleman was born on November 13, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was a writer, known for The Name of the Game (1968), Starsky and Hutch (1975) and Lady Samurai (2007). She was married to Austin Straus. She died on November 22, 2013 in Los Angeles. See full bio »

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Known For

The Name of the Game
Starsky and Hutch
Lady Samurai
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 2007 Lady Samurai
 1995 United States of Poetry (TV Mini-Series documentary) (poem)
 1977 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode)
- Bloodbath (1977) ... (story by)
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Time Is Now (1970) ... (written by)
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 2006 Graffiti Verité 6: The Odyssey (Video documentary)
 2004 Here to Remember (TV Movie)
 2004 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary)
- Los Angeles Now (2004)
 1995 United States of Poetry (TV Mini-Series documentary)

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Her father was a former boxer who ran a sign shop and mopped floors as a janitor. Her mother was a seamstress and housekeeper who sometimes worked for Hollywood stars. See more »


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