David Susskind

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents



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Reza Badiyi

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Reza Badiyi on pitching ideas for the title sequence for Run Buddy Run
Reza Badiyi on Talent Associates and the pitch for the title sequence of Run Buddy Run

Dick Berg

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Dick Berg on working on various live television productions with David Susskind for Kaiser Aluminum Hour

Walter Bernstein

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Walter Bernstein on writing for David Susskind's productions and meeting David Susskind; on Susskind's opinion on the Blacklist
Walter Bernstein on writing for many David Susskind productions after You Are There ended

Paul Bogart

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Paul Bogart on directing Justice, produced by David Susskind and Gordon Duff
Paul Bogart on the Hollywood Blacklist
Paul Bogart on directing the Hallmark Hall of Fame production of "The Country Girl"

Charles Cappleman

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Chales Cappleman on David Susskind

Bob Costello

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Bob Costello on working on Armstrong Circle Theatre and becoming producer when the show went to an hour format

Michael Dann

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Michael Dann on David Susskind's 

Sam Denoff

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Sam Denoff on the series On Our Own produced by David Susskind

Horton Foote

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Horton Foote on his teleplay "The Night of the Storm" for The DuPont Show of the Month, which prompted the idea for his theater opus "The Orphans' Home Cycle"

Albert Freedman

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Albert Freedman on his thoughts on people with whom he's worked or come into contact - David Susskind

Larry Gelbart

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Larry Gelbart on how producer David Susskind brought him onto The Art Carney Special

Lee Grant

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Lee Grant on appearing on various episodes of Kraft Television Theatre , produced by David Susskind

Hal Holbrook

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Hal Holbrook and performing Mark Twain Tonight! on CBS in 1967 for producer David Susskind

Lucy Jarvis

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Lucy Jarvis on her first idea for a television show
Lucy Jarvis on working with producer David Susskind

William Klages

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William Klages on working with Alex Segal on David Susskind productions

Sidney Lumet

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Sidney Lumet on directing Kraft Television Theatre, and on producer David Susskind

Stewart MacGregory

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Stewart MacGregory on being stage coordinator for Kraft Television Theatre produced by David Susskind

Delbert Mann

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Delbert Mann on his impressions of producer David Susskind

Bob Markell

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Bob Markell on working on The Defenders with David Susskind
Bob Markell on working with Daniel Melnick, David Susskind, Jack Warden, Robert Hooks, Frank Converse, James Broderick, Al Pacino, James Earl Jones and Jane Alexander on N.Y.P.D.
Bob Markell on working with David Susskind

Tad Mosel

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Tad Mosel on writing for the series Jamie  and on working with producer David Susskind

Dick Van Patten

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Dick Van Patten on appearing on the special Men in White produced by David Susskind

Daniel Petrie, Sr.

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Daniel Petrie, Sr. on directing The DuPont Show of the Month, adaptations of classic books producer David Susskind

David Pressman

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David Pressman on his first television job (and his first use of videotape) after being blacklisted: directing Esso Repertory Theatre for David Susskind

John Rich

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John Rich on getting hired by David Susskind to direct a pilot that got cancelled and the beginning of "pay or play"

Dick Smith

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Dick Smith on working with David Susskind
Dick Smith on working for David Susskind Productions

Ellen M. Violett

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Ellen M. Violett on writing the sitcom Jamie and working with producer David Susskind

Ethel Winant

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Ethel Winant on going to work for David Susskind at Talent Associates
Ethel Winant on David Susskind and Mary Tyler Moore

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