Blake Edwards (I) (1922–2010)

Writer | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Peter Gunn (1958-1961) | Victor Victoria (1982) | The Pink Panther (1963)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 22 wins & 23 nominations More »
AKA 
Sam O. Brown
NICKNAME  
Blackie
BORN 
Jul 26, 1922 (died Dec 15, 2010)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for 1010 Writer (original screenplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Pink PantherThe Pink Panther Writer (characters)  Less
Past Film & Video (87 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (35 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Pink Panther & PalsPink Panther & Pals (TV Series) Writer (film "The Pink Panther) (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for The Pink PantherThe Pink Panther (TV Series) Writer (Pink Panther/Inspector concepts)  Less 1993–1996
  • Primary photo for Victor/VictoriaVictor/Victoria (TV Movie) Director, Stage Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for JulieJulie (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 1992), Executive Producer (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992 2
    • Happy Face (Jun 6, 1992) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • A Delicate Balance (May 30, 1992) Director, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for Peter GunnPeter Gunn (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1988), Writer (story) (1 episode, 1988), Executive Producer (1 episode, 1988), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
    • Justin Case (May 15, 1988) Director, Executive Producer, Writer (story), Writer (teleplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for The FerretThe Ferret (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (story and teleplay)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for CasinoCasino (TV Movie) Executive Consultant  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for That's PanthertainmentThat's Panthertainment (TV Special) Himself, Grateful Acknowledgement Of Contributions  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Julie and Dick at Covent GardenJulie and Dick at Covent Garden (TV Movie) Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Julie's Christmas SpecialJulie's Christmas Special (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Julie on Sesame StreetJulie on Sesame Street (TV Special) Executive Producer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The MonkThe Monk (TV Movie) Writer (story)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Pink Panther ShowThe Pink Panther Show (TV Series) Writer (idea) (12 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 12
    • Dial P for Pink (Sep 6, 1969) Writer (idea) (uncredited)  Less
    • Pickled Pink (Sep 6, 1969) Writer (idea) (uncredited)  Less
    • Pink Ice (Sep 6, 1969) Writer (idea) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Boston TerrierBoston Terrier (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1962), Writer (characters) (1 episode, 1962), Writer (story) (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
    • The Boston Terrier (Apr 10, 1962) Director, Writer (characters), Writer (story)  Less
  • Primary photo for Johnny DollarJohnny Dollar (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Peter GunnPeter Gunn (TV Series) Producer (114 episodes, 1958), Writer (creator) (110 episodes, 1958), Writer (story) (24 episodes, 1958), Director (10 episodes, 1958), Writer (5 episodes, 1958), Writer (teleplay) (3 episodes, 1958), Writer (created and written by) (2 episodes, 1959), Writer (original story) (1 episode, 1958), Writer (written and created by) (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1958–1961 114
    • Murder on the Line (Sep 18, 1961) Producer, Writer (created and written by)  Less
    • Down the Drain (Jun 26, 1961) Producer, Writer (written and created by)  Less
    • Voodoo (Jun 19, 1961) Producer, Writer (creator), Writer (story)  Less
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  • Primary photo for DanteDante (TV Series) Writer (created by) (9 episodes, 1960), Writer (creator) (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 10
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  • Primary photo for Richard Diamond, Private DetectiveRichard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) Writer (characters) (77 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1960 77
    • The Mouse (Sep 13, 1960) Writer (characters) (uncredited)  Less
    • Running Scared (Sep 6, 1960) Writer (characters) (uncredited)  Less
    • East of Danger (Aug 30, 1960) Writer (characters) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mr. LuckyMr. Lucky (TV Series) Writer (creator) (34 episodes, 1959), Supervising Production Executive (16 episodes, 1959), Entire Production Supervised By (2 episodes, 1959), Writer (1 episode, 1959), Director (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959–1960 34
    • Election Bet (Jun 18, 1960) Writer (creator) (uncredited)  Less
    • Dangerous Lady (Jun 11, 1960) Writer (creator) (uncredited)  Less
    • Odyssey of Hate (Jun 4, 1960) Writer (creator) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Meet McGrawMeet McGraw (TV Series) Writer (story and teleplay) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Tycoon (Jul 9, 1957) Writer (story and teleplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for Studio 57Studio 57 (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1957), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 2
  • Primary photo for Chevron Hall of StarsChevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) Writer (character) (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Writer (story and teleplay) (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
    • The Payoff (May 3, 1956) Writer (story and teleplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside TheatreJane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1955), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 2
  • Primary photo for The Mickey Rooney ShowThe Mickey Rooney Show (TV Series) Writer (characters) (20 episodes, 1954), Writer (based on characters created by) (10 episodes, 1954), Writer (2 episodes, 1954), Writer (based on the characters created by) (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1954–1955 33
    • The Robot (May 7, 1955) Writer (characters)  Less
    • The Guardian (Apr 23, 1955) Writer (characters)  Less
    • The Surplus Store (Apr 16, 1955) Writer (based on characters created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Star and the StoryThe Star and the Story (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The LineupThe Lineup (TV Series) Writer (screenplay) (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
    • Cop Killer (Nov 19, 1954) Writer (screenplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for City DetectiveCity Detective (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The Pepsi-Cola PlayhouseThe Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Four Star PlayhouseFour Star Playhouse (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 1953), Writer (screenplay) (3 episodes, 1952), Writer (original story) (2 episodes, 1952), Writer (adaptation) (2 episodes, 1953), Writer (2 episodes, 1952), Writer (original story and screenplay) (1 episode, 1953), Writer (original screenplay) (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1952–1954 10
    • Detective's Holiday (Mar 4, 1954) Director  Less
    • The Bomb (Feb 18, 1954) Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less
    • Indian Taker (Jan 28, 1954) Director, Writer (adaptation)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!'Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!' (TV Movie) Director, Writer  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Invitation Playhouse: Mind Over MurderInvitation Playhouse: Mind Over Murder (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for And the Oscar Goes To...And the Oscar Goes To... (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 63rd Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 83rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 83rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Orange British Academy Film AwardsThe Orange British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Living FamouslyLiving Famously (TV Series) Himself - Director (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
    • Peter Sellers (Feb 19, 2003) Himself - Director (archive footage)  Less
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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