Marvin Worth

Producer, Screenwriter, Manager
Born: 06/06/1925 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (21)

Diabolique 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Malcolm X 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Flashback 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

See No Evil, Hear No Evil 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Patty Hearst 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Less Than Zero 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Falling in Love 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Rhinestone 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Unfaithfully Yours 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Soup For One 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mad Magazine Presents: Up the Academy 1980 (Movie)

(Producer)

Where's Poppa? 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Rose 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fire Sale 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lenny 1974 (Movie)

(Producer)

Malcolm X 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

Where's Poppa? 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gia (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Norma Jean & Marilyn (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Running Mates (TV Show)

Producer

The Sheriff (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Writer (4)

See No Evil, Hear No Evil 1989 (Movie)

(From Story)

Promise Her Anything 1966 (Movie)

(From Story)

Three on a Couch 1965 (Movie)

(From Story)

Boys' Night Out 1962 (Movie)

(From Story)
Actor (1)

Fire Sale 1977 (Movie)

Lawyer (Actor)

Relationships

Joseph Worth

Father

Rose Worth

Mother

Joan Worth

Wife
married c. 1953 survived him

Missy Worth

Daughter
works at Revolution Records survived him

Jody Worth

Son
survived him

Daniele Worth-Ochoa

Daughter
born c. 1966 graduate of Bennington College survived him

Milestones

1998

Served as executive producer of the acclaimed HBO biography "Gia"

1996

Produced the remake of "Diabolique"

1996

Was executive producer of the HBO biopic "Norma Jean & Marilyn"

1992

Served as producer of the HBO movie "Running Mates", which teamed Ed Harris and Diane Keaton

1992

With Spike Lee, produced the biopic "Malcolm X", starring Denzel Washington

1988

Produced Paul Schrader's "Patty Hearst"

1984

Co-produced the unsuccessful "Rhinestone"

1979

With Aaron Russo, produced the Bette Midler vehicle "The Rose"

1974

Produced the biopic "Lenny", directed by Bob Fosse and starring Dustin Hoffman; film received an Oscar nomination as Best Picture

1972

Co-produced and co-wrote the Oscar-nominated documentary "Malcolm X"

1970

Served as one of the producers of the Broadway play "Lenny", a biography of Lenny Bruce starring Cliff Gorman

1969

Debut as film producer, "Where's Poppa?"

1966

Was on the writing staff of "The Milton Berle Show" (ABC)

1962

First feature credit, co-wrote story for "Boys Night Out" with Sultan

1955

Began long collaboration with childhood friend Arne Sultan as writer for TV and films

1940

At age 15, worked as promoter of jazz concerts, booking such figures as Charlie Parker and Billie Holliday (date approximate)

With Sultan, wrote for "The Steve Allen Show"; also provided specialty material for Lenny Bruce, Buddy Hackett and other comedians

Raised in Brooklyn, NY

Managed comedian Lenny Bruce; arranged for Bruce to appear on "The Arthur Godfrey Show"

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