Edwin Sherin

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Edwin Sherin
Born(1930-01-15)January 15, 1930
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.
DiedMay 4, 2017(2017-05-04) (aged 87)
Lockeport, Nova Scotia, Canada
OccupationTheatre actor, director and producer; television director, television producer
Years active1971–2009
Spouse(s)Jane Alexander (1975-2017; his death)
Children4

Edwin Sherin (January 15, 1930 – May 4, 2017) was an American-Canadian theatre and television director and producer.[1] He has directed many episodes of the television drama Law & Order, as well as directing for the stage, mainly on Broadway, including The Great White Hope, which starred Alexander in both the theater and movie versions.[2][3]

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  1. "Edwin Sherin". The New York Times.
  2. Clive Barnes (1968-10-04). "Theater: Howard Sackler's 'Great White Hope'" (PDF). The New York Times.
  3. Vincent Canby (1970-10-12). "'Great White Hope' Brought to Screen". The New York Times.

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