Fred Coe

Film Director / Film Producer / Screenwriter / Theatrical Producer / Theatre Director / Television Director / Television Producer | * 12/23/1914 († 64, 04/29/1979)
Fred Coe (December 13, 1914 – April 29, 1979), nicknamed Pappy, was an American television producer and director most famous for The Goodyear Television Playhouse/The Philco Television Playhouse in 1948-1955 and Playhouse 90 from 1957 to 1959. Among the live TV dramas he produced were Marty and The Trip to Bountiful for Goodyear/Philco, Peter Pan for Producers' Showcase, and Days of Wine and Roses for Playhouse 90. Born in Alligator, Mississippi, United States, Coe attended high school in Nashville, Tennessee, and college in Nashville at Peabody College, now part of Vanderbilt University, before studying at the Yale Drama School. ()
Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Fred Coe

Tony Award for Best Play Academy Award for Best Picture 5x Tony Award for Best Play Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Drama Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy 2x Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

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Movies with Fred Coe as Crew(9)

Directing/Director1969 Me, Natalie
Production/Other1967 Wait Until Dark
Writing/Screenplay1966 This Property Is Condemned
Directing/Director1965 A Thousand Clowns
Production/Producer1965 A Thousand Clowns
Production/Producer1962 The Miracle Worker
Production/Producer1958 The Left Handed Gun
Production/Producer1956 Peter Pan
Production/Producer1956 A Murder is Announced

TV Shows/Series with Fred Coe as Crew(9)

Directing/Director1976 The Adams Chronicles
Production/Producer1976 The Adams Chronicles
Production/Producer1966 CBS Playhouse
Production/Producer1954 Producers' Showcase
Production/Producer1952 Mister Peepers
Production/Producer1951 Goodyear Television Playhouse
Directing/Director1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame
Production/Producer1949 Lights Out
Directing/Director1948 The Philco Television Playhouse

Full Name: Fred Coe
Born: Wednesday, 12/23 1914 (December) in Bolivar County
Died: Sunday, 04/29 1979 (April) in Los Angeles (aged: 64)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Yale School of Drama, Peabody College
Fred Coe frequently works together with these people:
Delbert Mann (6x, Crew)
Jessica Tandy (5x, Actress)
Eli Wallach (4x, Actor)
Eva Marie Saint (4x, Actress)
Ed Begley (4x, Actor)
Jack Klugman (4x, Actor)
Robert Mulligan (4x, Crew)
Paul Bogart (4x, Crew)
George Schaefer (4x, Crew)
John Beal (4x, Actor)
George Jenkins (3x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:880501, Added: 11/16/2018, Last updated: 09/26/2019