Edgar J Scherick

Executive, Producer
Advertising executive who went into TV production (introducing Wide World of Sports), and headed Palomar Pictures before establshing himself as an independent producer in the late 1960s. Scherick made his mark with his ... Read more »
Born: 10/16/1924 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (74)

The Stepford Wives 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Spiral Staircase 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

We the Jury 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Ruby Ridge: An American Tragedy 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Stepford Husbands 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Tyson 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Esther's Follies 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Quiet Killer 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Scorch 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Rambling Rose 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

White Dog 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Phantom of the Opera 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Rock 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Secret Life of Ian Fleming 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Lovers, Partners & Spies 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Home Fires 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Stranger in My Bed 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Uncle Tom's Cabin 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Evergreen 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mrs. Soffel 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Reckless 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Born to the Wind 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

I'm Dancing As Fast As I Can 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Shoot the Moon 1982 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Thou Shalt Not Kill 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Fish Hawk 1981 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

An American Christmas Carol 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mother and Daughter: The Loving War 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

American Success Company 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Nunundaga 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Producer

I Never Promised You A Rose Garden 1977 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jeremiah of Jacob's Neck 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Producer

The Silence 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Stepford Wives 1975 (Movie)

(Producer)

Law and Disorder 1974 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Taking of Pelham 1, 2, 3 1974 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gordon's War 1973 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sleuth 1972 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Heartbreak Kid 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

When Michael Calls 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Darwin Adventure 1971 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Man Who Wanted to Live Forever 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

What Became of Jack and Jill? 1971 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jenny 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Homer 1969 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

For Love of Ivy 1968 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Birthday Party 1968 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

A Circle of Children (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Anything to Survive (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Betrayed by Love (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Fever (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Four Eyes and Six-Guns (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hands of a Stranger (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hitler's SS: Portrait in Evil (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Little Gloria... Happy at Last (TV Show)

Executive Producer

On Wings of Eagles (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Panic in Echo Park (TV Show)

Producer

Path To War (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Raid on Entebbe (TV Show)

Producer

Revenge of the Stepford Wives (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Stranger on My Land (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Girl Who Came Between Them (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Good Old Boys (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The High Price of Passion (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Rape of Dr. Willis (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Seduction of Miss Leona (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Stepford Children (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Wall (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Till Death Us Do Part (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Unholy Matrimony (TV Show)

Executive Producer

We the Jury (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Zuma Beach (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (10)

Buddy Faro 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

The King of Comedy 1983 (Movie)

Wilson Crockett (Actor)

It Was Him Or Us (TV Show)

Actor

Nightmare in the Daylight (TV Show)

Actor
Other (1)

The Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Show)

Production Consultant

Biography

Advertising executive who went into TV production (introducing Wide World of Sports), and headed Palomar Pictures before establshing himself as an independent producer in the late 1960s. Scherick made his mark with his second production, the ingeniously crafted intrigue, "Sleuth" (1972); other notble productions include "The Heartbreak Kid" (1972) and "Shoot the Moon" (1982).

Relationships

Marge Scherick

Wife

EDUCATION

Harvard University

Cambridge , Massachusetts

Milestones

1968

First produced film "For Love of Ivy"

Introduced "Wide World of Sports" through his TV production company Sports Programs, Inc.

President of Palomar Pictures Inc.

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