Marvin Summerfield

Art director, Set designer
Veteran art director and set designer who worked primarily on TV in the 1970s and 80s. Summerfield started his long entertainment career at MGM in 1936. He moved to TV in the 1960s and worked on "The Courtship of ... Read more »
Born: 07/13/1913 in California, USA

Filmography

other (5)

Trapper John, M.D. 1979 - 1986 (TV Show)

Art Director

Executive Suite 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Art Director

U.M.C. 1968 - 1969 (TV Show)

Art Director

The Hostage Heart (TV Show)

Art Director

The Mask of Sheba (TV Show)

Art Director

Biography

Veteran art director and set designer who worked primarily on TV in the 1970s and 80s. Summerfield started his long entertainment career at MGM in 1936. He moved to TV in the 1960s and worked on "The Courtship of Eddie's Father" and "Please Don't Eat the Daisies". Summerfield served as art director for two long-running TV medical shows, "Medical Center" and "Trapper John M.D." He also worked on the TV version of "The Long Hot Summer" (1985). Summerfield's feature credits include "Honeymoon Hotel" (1964) and "Day of the Evil Gun" (1968).

Relationships

Anderson

Sister
survived him

EDUCATION

University of Southern California

Los Angeles , California
graduated

Milestones

1968

Served as art director for "U.M.C.", A TV-movie directed by Boris Sagal; served as the pilot for "Medical Center"

1940

Served in the US Signal Corps; headed the art department at its Photographic Center

1936

Started his career at MGM after graduating from college

Served as art director for "Executive Suite"

Served as art director for "Trapper John, M.D."

Served as art director on "Medical Center"

Returned to MGM after the war

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