Isaac Stern worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Stern began his acting career with roles in such films as the David Wayne biopic "Tonight We Sing" (1953) and "From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China" (1980). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "The Class of the 20th Century" (1991-92). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Marian Anderson" (1990-91), "Memory & Imagination: New Pathways to the Library of Congress" (1991-92) and "Isaac Stern Talking With David Frost" (1992-93). He also appeared as himself in "Music of the Heart" (1999) with Meryl Streep. Additionally, he appeared in a number of television specials, including "Jack Benny: Now Cut That Out!" (1996-97) and "The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra 60th Anniversary Gala" (1996-97). Most recently, Stern worked on "The Art of Violin" (2001-02).