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George Crile (I) (1945–2006)

George Crile was born on March 5, 1945 in San Diego, California, USA as George Washington Crile III. He was a producer and writer, known for Charlie Wilson's War (2007), The Uncounted Enemy: A Vietnam Deception (1982) and CBS Reports (1959). He was married to Susan Lyne and Anne Emily Patten. He died on May 15, 2006 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

CBS Reports Producer
60 Minutes Producer


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 1989-2007 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary) (producer - 11 episodes)
- Evidence of Injustice/The Youngest Terrorist/Calorie Counting (2007) ... (producer - segment "The Youngest Terrorist")
- 252/Springsteen/Charlie Did It (2002) ... (producer - segment "Charlie Did It")
- The Greatest/Charlie Did It/The Diva Next Door (2001) ... (producer - segment "Charlie Did It")
- Welcome Back Mrs. Khadder/Nadja/Jennifer and Everardo (1995) ... (producer - segment "Welcome Back Mrs. Khadder")
- Tales from the Dirty War/Welcome Back Mrs. Khadder/No Joy in Mudville (1995) ... (producer - segment "Welcome Back Mrs. Khadder")
 1999 60 Minutes Wednesday (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1999-2006)
 1982 The Uncounted Enemy: A Vietnam Deception (TV Special) (producer)
 1980 CBS Reports (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
- Gay Power, Gay Politics (1980) ... (producer)
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 2007 Charlie Wilson's War (book)
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 2007 Charlie Wilson's War (technical consultant)
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 2006 Pritzker Military Library Presents (TV Series documentary)
- Charlie Wilson's War (2006) ... Self
 2003 Larry King Live (TV Series)
- Episode dated 13 July 2003 (2003) ... Self
 1999 60 Minutes Wednesday (TV Series documentary)
Self - Reporter (segment "Krasnoyarsk-26 Secret City")
- Krasnoyarsk-26 Secret City/Leading the Charge/Classic: Honor Thy Children (1999) ... Self - Reporter (segment "Krasnoyarsk-26 Secret City")
 1998 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Self - Producer
- 60 Minutes at 30 (1998) ... Self - Producer
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 2016 The Eighties (TV Series documentary)
Self - CBS News
- The Fight Against AIDS (2016) ... Self - CBS News
 2007 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Self - Author (segment "The Youngest Terrorist")
- Evidence of Injustice/The Youngest Terrorist/Calorie Counting (2007) ... Self - Author (segment "The Youngest Terrorist")

Personal Details

Other Works:

"Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History" (non-fiction book)

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5' 11" (1.8 m)

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His stepmother was Helga Sandburg, daughter of the poet Carl Sandburg. See more »

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