Yorkin, Bud, 1926-

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Alan Bud Yorkin was born in Washington, PA, Feb. 22, 1926; BS, Carnegie Mellon Univ., graduate work at Columbia Univ., English Literature; began his career in television at NBC (1950) and went on to produce and direct a variety of shows including "All In The Family," "Sanford And Son," and "Carter Country"; co-founded Tandem Productions with Norman Lear (1959) and later went on to form Bud Yorkin Productions (1974); he is the recipient of numerous awards including six Emmys.

From the guide to the Bud Yorkin Productions Records, 1977-1979, (University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections)

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creatorOf Cohen, Eric. Good times. The Encyclopedia hustle / written by Bob Shayne and Eric Cohen ; executive producer, Norman Lear ; producer, Allan Marringo ; director, Herbert Kenwith. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn William Wolf film & theater interview collection sound recordings, 1972-1988 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn Warner Bros. production slides [graphic], 1979-1991 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Lothar and Eva Just Film Stills Collection. Harvard Film Archive, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Bud Yorkin Productions Records, 1977-1979 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections.
referencedIn Lothar and Eva Just Film Stills Collection. Harvard Film Archive, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Gore Vidal papers, 1875-2004 (inclusive), 1936-2000 (bulk). Houghton Library.
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