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Arthur Penn

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Theatre Director | * 09/27/1922 († 88, 09/28/2010) | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Arthur Hiller Penn (September 27, 1922 – September 28, 2010) was an American director and producer of film, television and theater. Closely associated with the American New Wave, Penn directed critically acclaimed films throughout the 1960s such as the drama The Chase (1966), the biographical crime film Bonnie and Clyde (1967) and the comedy Alice's Restaurant (1969). He also got attention for his revisionist Western Little Big Man (1970). By the mid-1970s his films were received with much less enthusiasm. In the 1990s he returned to stage and television direction and production, including an executive producer role for the crime series Law & Order. By his death in 2010, he had been nominated for three Academy Awards for Best Director, a BAFTA, a Golden Globe, two Emmys, and two Directors Guild of America Awards. He was the recipient of several honorary accolades, including a Gol... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Arthur Penn

Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play Honorary Golden Bear 3x Academy Award for Best Director Tony Award for Best Director Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play

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Movies with Arthur Penn as Actor(7)

TV Shows/Series with Arthur Penn as Actor(2)

Movies with Arthur Penn as Crew(23)

Directing/Director1996 Inside
Directing/Director1995 Lumière and Company
Directing/Director1993 The Portrait
Directing/Director1989 Penn & Teller Get Killed
Production/Producer1989 Penn & Teller Get Killed
Directing/Director1987 Dead of Winter
Directing/Director1985 Target
Directing/Director1981 Four Friends
Production/Producer1981 Four Friends
Directing/Director1976 The Missouri Breaks
Directing/Director1975 Night Moves
Directing/Director1973 Visions of Eight
Directing/Director1970 Little Big Man
Directing/Director1969 Alice's Restaurant
Writing/Screenplay1969 Alice's Restaurant
Directing/Director1967 Bonnie and Clyde
Directing/Director1966 The Chase
Production/Producer1965 Mickey One
Production/Associate Producer1965 Mickey One
Directing/Director1965 Mickey One
Directing/Director1962 The Miracle Worker
Directing/Director1958 The Left Handed Gun
Directing/Director1957 The Dark Side of the Earth

TV Shows/Series with Arthur Penn as Crew(7)

Directing/Director2001 100 Centre Street
Production/Executive Producer1990 Law & Order
Directing/Director1955 Playwrights '56
Directing/Director1954 Producers' Showcase
Directing/Director1952 Gulf Playhouse
Directing/Director1951 Goodyear Television Playhouse
Directing/Director1948 The Philco Television Playhouse

Full Name: Arthur Penn
Born: Wednesday, 09/27 1922 (September) in Philadelphia
Died: Tuesday, 09/28 2010 (September) in Manhattan (aged: 88)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Black Mountain College
Employer: Bard College
Children: Matthew Penn
Siblings: Irving Penn
Arthur Penn frequently works together with these people:
Dede Allen (7x, Crew)
Paul Newman (5x, Actor)
Gene Hackman (4x, Actor)
Warren Beatty (4x, Actor)
Sidney Lumet (4x, Crew)
Elliott Erwitt (4x, Crew)
Delbert Mann (4x, Crew)
Lisa Lisa (4x, Cast)
Gene Lasko (4x, Crew)
Carlos Benpar (4x, Crew)
Faye Dunaway (3x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:64594, Added: 05/23/2018, Last updated: 08/01/2019