Biography

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George Roy Hill (December 20, 1921 – December 27, 2002) was an American film director. He is most noted for directing such films as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Sting, which both starred the acting duo Paul Newman and Robert Redford. Other notable films are Slaughterhouse-Five, The World According to Garp, The World of Henry Orient, Hawaii, Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Great Waldo Pepper, Slap Shot, A Little Romance with Laurence Olivier, and The Little Drummer Girl.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

George Roy Hill (December 20, 1921 – December 27, 2002) was an American film director. He is most noted for directing such films as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Sting, which both starred the acting duo Paul Newman and Robert Redford. Other notable films are Slaughterhouse-Five, The World According to Garp, The World of Henry Orient, Hawaii, Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Great Waldo Pepper, Slap Shot, A Little Romance with Laurence Olivier, and The Little Drummer Girl.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 17

Birthday 1921-12-20

Day of Death 2002-12-27

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1988 Funny FarmDirector
1984 The Little Drummer GirlDirector
1982 The World According to GarpDirector
1979 A Little RomanceDirector
1977 Slap ShotDirector
1975 The Great Waldo PepperDirector
1973 The StingDirector
1972 Slaughterhouse-FiveDirector
1969 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance KidDirector
1967 Thoroughly Modern MillieDirector
1966 HawaiiDirector
1964 The World of Henry OrientDirector
1963 Toys in the AtticDirector
1962 Period of AdjustmentDirector
1956 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour(1 episode)Director
1950 Lux Video Theatre(2 episodes)Director

Acting

1952 Walk East on Beacon! as Nicholas Wilben
1950 Lux Video Theatre(3 episodes)

Writing

1975 The Great Waldo PepperStory

Production

1982 The World According to GarpProducer

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