Mark Rydell

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Mark Rydell
Mark Rydell (Amiens nov.2008) 3a.jpg
Born Mortimer Horace Rydell
March 23, 1929 (1929-03-23) (age 88)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor, director, producer
Spouse(s)
  • Joanne Linville (1962–73; div; 2 children)
  • Esther Rydell (1983–86; div; 1 child)

Mark Rydell (born Mortimer Horace Rydell; March 23, 1929) is an American actor, movie director and producer.[1]

Rydell has directed many Academy Award-nominated movies including The Fox (1967), The Reivers (1969), Cinderella Liberty (1973), The Rose (1979), The River (1984) and For the Boys (1991).

Rydell was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director for On Golden Pond (1981).

References[change | change source]

  1. Emery, Robert J. (2002). The Directors: Take One, Volume 1 (illustrated ed.). New York: Skyhorse Publishing Inc. p. 305. ISBN 9781581152180. 

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