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Melvyn Lenard (1908–1983)

Composer | Soundtrack | Music Department
KNOWN FOR 
Schlitz Playhouse (1951–1959) | Treasury Men in Action (1950–1955) | Scrooged (1988)
AKA 
David Gordon | Melvin Lenard Gordon | Melvin Lenard | Melvyn Leonard  Less
BORN 
May 19, 1908 (died Aug 22, 1983)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Freddy Got FingeredFreddy Got Fingered Writer ("Toy Parade")  Less 2001 $15MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for DeliriousDelirious Writer ("TOY PARADE"/"LEAVE IT TO BEAVER" THEME) (as M. Lenard)  Less 1991 $18MM $5.5MM
  • Primary photo for ScroogedScrooged Writer ("The Toy Parade (Leave It to Beaver Theme)")  Less 1988 $32MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for Daughter of Dr. JekyllDaughter of Dr. Jekyll Music Supervisor  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Ride the High IronRide the High Iron Composer (as Melvyn Leonard)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Desperate WomenThe Desperate Women Composer (as Melvyn Leonard)  Less 1954
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Parker Lewis Can't LoseParker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) Writer ("Toy Parade") (1 episode, 1991), Music ("Toy Parade") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 2
  • Primary photo for Still the BeaverStill the Beaver (TV Movie) Composer ("Leave It To Beaver" theme) (as Melvin Lenard)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Leave It to BeaverLeave It to Beaver (TV Series) Composer (theme music)  Less 1957–1963
  • Primary photo for Matty's Funnies with Beany and CecilMatty's Funnies with Beany and Cecil (TV Series) Composer  Less 1959–1962
  • Primary photo for Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) Composer  Less 1957–1962
  • Primary photo for The MillionaireThe Millionaire (TV Series) Music Supervisor  Less 1955–1960
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Music ("Restless Gun") (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
    • Episode #12.2 (Oct 7, 1959) Music ("Restless Gun") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Composer (11 episodes, 1957–1958)  Less 1957–1958 11
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  • Primary photo for The Restless GunThe Restless Gun (TV Series) Writer ("The Restless Gun (I Ride With the Wind)") (7 episodes, 1957), Music ("The Restless Gun")  Less 1957 7
    • Jody (Nov 4, 1957) Writer ("The Restless Gun (I Ride With the Wind)") (uncredited)  Less
    • The Shooting of Jett King (Oct 28, 1957) Writer ("The Restless Gun (I Ride With the Wind)") (uncredited)  Less
    • Jenny (Oct 21, 1957) Writer ("The Restless Gun (I Ride With the Wind)") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for M SquadM Squad (TV Series) Musical Cues (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for SuspicionSuspicion (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Four O'Clock (Sep 30, 1957) Composer (theme music) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Composer (29 episodes, 1952–1956), Music (1 episode, 1953), Music Supervisor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1952–1956 31
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  • Primary photo for The Man Behind the BadgeThe Man Behind the Badge (TV Series) Composer (9 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955 9
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  • Primary photo for Treasury Men in ActionTreasury Men in Action (TV Series) Composer (21 episodes, 1954–1955)  Less 1954–1955 21
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  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Kit CarsonThe Adventures of Kit Carson (TV Series) Music Supervisor  Less 1951–1955
  • Primary photo for Police CallPolice Call (TV Series) Music (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for China SmithChina Smith (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952 3
  • Primary photo for The Bogus GreenThe Bogus Green (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1951

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