George Abbott (I) (1887–1995)

Writer | Director | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
The Pajama Game (1957) | Damn Yankees (1958) | All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations More »
AKA 
Abbott
NICKNAME  
Mr. Broadway
BORN 
Jun 25, 1887 (died Jan 31, 1995)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (52 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Boys from SyracuseThe Boys from Syracuse (TV Movie) Writer (book by)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Drei Mann auf einem PferdDrei Mann auf einem Pferd (TV Movie) Writer (play "Three Men on a Horse")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Jazz AgeThe Jazz Age (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Damn Yankees!Damn Yankees! (TV Movie) Writer (book)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Drei Mann auf einem PferdDrei Mann auf einem Pferd (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Drei Mann auf einem PferdDrei Mann auf einem Pferd (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Writer (play) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Producers' ShowcaseProducers' Showcase (TV Series) George Antrobus (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Best of BroadwayThe Best of Broadway (TV Series) Writer (play) (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
    • Broadway (May 4, 1955) Writer (play)  Less
  • Primary photo for Best Foot ForwardBest Foot Forward (TV Movie) Writer (original musical)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Writer (play) (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The U.S. Royal ShowcaseThe U.S. Royal Showcase (TV Series) Director (24 episodes, 1952), Himself - Host (12 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952 24
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  • Primary photo for Broadway Television TheatreBroadway Television Theatre (TV Series) Writer (play) (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for The Prudential Family PlayhouseThe Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series) Writer (play) (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950 1
  • Primary photo for BroadwayBroadway (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1938
Self (20 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The 48th Annual Tony AwardsThe 48th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for TattingersTattingers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 3th Annual Mr. Abbot AwardsThe 3th Annual Mr. Abbot Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 41st Annual Tony AwardsThe 41st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Honoree  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Tony AwardsThe 40th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Tony AwardsThe 37th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Himself - Honoree  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Tony AwardsThe 30th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Lawrence Langner Award Recipient  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for NET PlayhouseNET Playhouse (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The 22nd Annual Tony AwardsThe 22nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The 20th Annual Tony AwardsThe 20th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The 19th Annual Tony AwardsThe 19th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The 18th Annual Tony AwardsThe 18th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Tony AwardsThe 14th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Himself - Judge / Himself - Director Producer (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself - Host (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The U.S. Royal ShowcaseThe U.S. Royal Showcase (TV Series) Himself - Host (13 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952
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