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Birth Name: Michael Igor Peschkowsky

Born: 6 November 1931 Died: 19 November 2014

Country of origin: Germany

Height: 5' 11"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Diane Sawyer


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Description: Mike Nichols (born Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky; November 6, 1931 – November 19, 2014) was an American film and theater director, producer, actor, and comedian. He was noted for his ability to work across a range of genres and for his aptitude for getting the best out of actors regardless of their experience. Nichols began his career in the 1950s with the comedy improvisational troupe The Compass Players, predecessor of The Second City, in Chicago. He then teamed up with his improv partner, Elaine May, to form the comedy duo Nichols and May. Their live improv act was a hit on Broadway, and the first of their three albums won a Gra ... (more)
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Movies directed by

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1. Closer (2004)
Rating:
7
2722 Watched
2. The Graduate (1967)
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7.8
1831 Watched
Rating:
6.5
755 Watched
4. The Birdcage (1996)
Rating:
6.6
867 Watched
Rating:
8.1
575 Watched




TV directed by

1. Wit (2001) (2001)
Rating:
7.1
53 Watched




TV

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Rating:
8.1
91 Watched
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6.7
46 Watched
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8.1
37 Watched
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6.3
12 Watched
5. The Oscars (2015)
Rating:
5.7
19 Watched




TV written by

1. Wit (2001) (2001)
Rating:
7.1
53 Watched




Movies

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2. Making the Boys (2011)
Rating:
8
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Movies written by

1. Bach to Bach (1967)
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Award Winners ...EGOT Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony (15 person items)

"Emmys: Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special, Wit (2001) Outstanding Made for Television Movie, Wit (2001) Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special, Angels in America (2004) Outstanding Miniseries, Angels in America (2004) Grammys: Best Comedy Performance, An Evening With Mike Nichols and Elaine May (1961) Oscars: Best Director, The Graduate (1967) Tony Awards: Best Director, Dramatic, Barefoot in the Park (1964) Best Director, Dramatic, Luv and the Odd Co"


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Oscars 2013 (1993) (27 movies items)

"David O. Russell (Silver Linings Playbook)"


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Oscars 2016 (1976) (28 movies items)

"Adam McKay (The Big Short)"


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100 Greatest Filmmakers of All Time (100 person items)

"German Major Works: The Graduate (1967) Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) Closer (2004) "


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