Studs Terkel (1912–2008)


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Studs Terkel was born on May 16, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA as Louis Terkel. He was an actor, known for Eight Men Out (1988), Medium Cool (1969) and American Playhouse (1981). He was married to Ida Goldberg. He died on October 31, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Eight Men Out Hugh Fullerton
(1988)
Medium Cool Miscellaneous Crew
(1969)
(1982)
Studs' Place Actor
(1949)

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 1993 Great Performances (TV Series)
Narrator
 1992 To Write and Keep Kind: A Portrait of Raymond Carver (TV Movie)
Poetry Reading
 1990 The Civil War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Benjamin F. Butler
- War Is All Hell (1865) (1990) ... Benjamin F. Butler (voice)
- The Better Angels of Our Nature (1865) (1990) ... Benjamin F. Butler (voice)
- Valley of the Shadow of Death (1864) (1990) ... Benjamin F. Butler (voice)
- Most Hallowed Ground (1864) (1990) ... Benjamin F. Butler (voice)
- The Universe of Battle (1863) (1990) ... Benjamin F. Butler (voice)
 1988 Eight Men Out
Hugh Fullerton
 1984 The Dollmaker (TV Movie)
Taxi Driver
 1982 Nightcap (TV Series)
 1976 Peace (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1953 Beginning to Date (Short)
Swimming Coach
 1950 Studs' Place (TV Series)
 1949 Studs' Place (TV Series)
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He participated in "The Arts and The Public," at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois with William Gibson (playwright); Alan Schneider (director); John Reich (artistic director of Goodman Theatre in Chicago); Robert Sicklinger (artistic director of the Hull House Theatre in Chicago); Robert Corrigan (Dean of the ... See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 3 Interviews | 47 Articles | See more »

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Son of Anna (Finkel), a seamstress, and Samuel Terkel, a tailor. His parents were Russian Jewish immigrants. See more »

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