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Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols (born Michael Igor Peschkowsky; November 6, 1931) is a German-born American television, stage and film director, writer, producer and comedian. He began his career in the 1950s as one half of the comedy duo Nichols and May, along with Elaine May. In 1968 he won the Academy Award for Best Director for the film The Graduate. His other noteworthy films include Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Carnal Knowledge, Working Girl, Closer and the TV mini-series Angels in America. He also staged the original theatrical productions of Barefoot in the Park, Luv, The Odd Couple and Spamalot.

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Drama Desk Award For Outstanding Director Of A Play - Award Winners and Nominations - 1970s
... The Royal Family Edward Albee – Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Arvin Brown – Dual Bill Mike Nichols – Streamers Stephen Porter – They Knew What They Wanted Tom Signorelli – Lamppost Reunion 1977 Mike ... Joseph Chaikin – The Dybbuk Peter Bennett – Dracula Mike Nichols – The Gin Game Steven Robman – Uncommon Women Garland Wright – K 1979 Jack ...
Tony Award For Best Direction Of A Play - Award Winners - 1960s
... John Gielgud – The School for Scandal Peter Glenville – Tchin-Tchin 1964 Mike Nichols – Barefoot in the Park June Havoc – Marathon '33 Alan ...
Sam O'Steen - Filmography (Editor)
... Rocks Jack Donohue 1966 Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Mike Nichols (nominated) Academy Award for Film Editing 1967 Hotel Richard Quine Cool Hand Luke Stuart Rosenberg The Graduate Mike Nichols BAFTA Award ... Pakula 1970 Catch-22 Mike Nichols 1971 Carnal Knowledge Mike Nichols 1972 Portnoy's Complaint Ernest Lehman 1973 The Day of the Dolphin Mike Nichols 1974 ... Pakula 1994 Wolf Mike Nichols 1997 Night Falls on Manhattan Sidney Lumet 1999 The White River Kid Arne Glimcher ...
Sam O'Steen
... extended, notable collaboration with the director Mike Nichols, with whom he edited twelve films between 1966 and 1994 ... were Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf (directed by Mike Nichols, 1966), Cool Hand Luke (directed by Stuart Rosenberg, 1967), The Graduate (directed by Mike Nichols, 1967), Rosemary's Baby (directed by Roman Polanski, 1968 ...

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