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 Farm Director
1984 The Little Drummer Girl Director
1982 The World According to Garp Director
1979 A Little Romance Director
1977 Slap Shot Director
1975 The Great Waldo Pepper Director
1973 The Sting Director
1972 Slaughterhouse-Five Director
1969 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Director
1967 Thoroughly Modern Millie Director
1966 Hawaii Director
1964 The World of Henry Orient Director
1963 Toys in the Attic Director
1962 Period of Adjustment Director
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)

Production

1982 The World According to Garp Producer

Writing

1975 The Great Waldo Pepper Story

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