Dan Enright

Producer
A prolific TV producer responsible for several 1950s quiz shows, Enright was executive producer of the Emmy Award-winning TV-movie "Caroline?" (CBS, 1990) as well as a handful of feature films, most notably "Making Mr ... Read more »
Born: 08/29/1917

Filmography

Producer (23)

All About the Opposite Sex 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hold Everything! 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Pictionary 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Making Mr. Right 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

All About Us 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Joker's Wild 1972 - 1986 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Tic Tac Dough 1977 - 1986 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Private Resort 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hot Potato 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Private School 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bullseye 1980 - 1982 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Private Lessons 1981 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Joker! Joker!! Joker!!! 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Play the Percentages 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Producer

The Hollywood Connection 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Producer

Break the Bank 1975 - 1977 (TV Show)

Producer

Way Out Games 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Producer

All About Faces 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Caroline? (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Necessity (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Tales of the Haunted (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Cover Girl and the Cop (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (2)

Keyhole 2012 (Movie)

(Actor)
Director (1)

The Joe DiMaggio Show 1950 - 1951 (Tv Show)

Director

Biography

A prolific TV producer responsible for several 1950s quiz shows, Enright was executive producer of the Emmy Award-winning TV-movie "Caroline?" (CBS, 1990) as well as a handful of feature films, most notably "Making Mr. Right" (1987). He was portrayed by David Paymer in the 1994 film "Quiz Show".

Relationships

Stella Enright

Wife

Erica Enright

Daughter
died of cancer on July 16, 2000 at age 52

Don Enright

Son

Susan Stafford

Companion

Milestones

1990

Final TV-movie, executive producer, "Caroline?"

1990

Final series, "All About the Opposite Sex"

1988

First TV-movie, executive producer, "Necessity"

1987

Served as executive producer on final feature, "Making Mr. Right"

1983

First feature as producer, "Private School"

1981

Feature film debut as executive producer, "Private Lessons"

1980

Final gameshow as producer, "Play the Percentages"

1975

Barry & Enright Productions was reformed and their collaboration continued through to Barry's death

1970

First series as executive producer, also marking return to TV, "All About Faces"

1959

Barry & Enright Productions ceased to exist

1958

Emmersed in a scandal, "Twenty-One" was cancelled due to the admitted deception on the part of the producers, Barry and Enright

1953

Produced the first interactive TV show, "Winky Dink and You"

1947

Formed Barry & Enright Productions with Jack Barry

1947

TV debut as producer for the series, "Juvenile Jury"

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