Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
Patrick Renna to Christy Carlson Romano
Gene Reynolds Biography (1925-)
Full name, Eugene Reynolds Blumenthal; born April 4, 1925, in Cleveland, OH;married Bonnie Jones (an actress and novelist; marriage ended); married Ann Sweeny (an actress), 1979; children: (second marriage) Andrew. Addresses: Agent--Jim Preminger Agency, 1650 Westwood Blvd., Suite 201, Los Angeles,CA 90024. Contact--c/o 2034 Catillian Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90068.
- Birth Details
- April 4, 1925
- Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Credits; Film Appearances
- Bobby Smith, Thank You, Jeeves, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1936.
- Young Karl Freyman, Sins of Man, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1936.
- Young Richard Ames, Thunder Trail (also known as Thunder Pass), Paramount, 1937.
- Young Dion O'Leary, In Old Chicago, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1937.
- Captains Courageous, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1937.
- The Californian (also known as The Gentleman from California), TwentiethCentury-Fox, 1937.
- Young Jason Wilkins, Of Human Hearts, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1938.
- Jimmy MacMahon, Love Finds Andy Hardy, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1938.
- Young Tommy McCoy, The Crowd Roars, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1938.
- Tony Ponessa, Boy's Town, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1938.
- Carruthers, The Spirit of Culver (also known as Man's Heritage), Universal, 1939.
- Doug as a boy, The Flying Irishman, RKO Radio Pictures, 1939.
- Tommy Wilks, Bad Little Angel, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1939.
- Frankie, They Shall Have Music (also known as Melody of Youth and RaggedAngels), United Artists, 1939.
- Jason Brown, Santa Fe Trail, Warner Bros., 1940.
- Rudi, The Mortal Storm, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1940.
- Johnny Davis, Gallant Sons, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1940.
- Studious Boys, The Blue Bird, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1940.
- Jimmy Price, Edison, the Man, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1940.
- Russell "Roosty" Nelson, The Penalty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1941.
- Jimmy McMahon, Andy Hardy's Private Secretary, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1941.
- Marty Driscoll, Adventure in Washington, Columbia, 1941.
- Ru, The Tuttles of Tahati, RKO Radio Pictures, 1942.
- Eddie Holden, Junior G-Men of the Air, 1942.
- The kid, Eagle Squadron, Universal, 1942.
- Minor, Jungle Patrol, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1948.
- Wid, The Big Cat, Eagle-Lion, 1949.
- Control tower operator, Slatterly's Hurricane, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1949.
- Chuck, 99 River Street (also known as Crosstown), United Artists, 1953.
- Larry, The Country Girl, Paramount, 1954.
- C.I.C. officer, The Bridges at Toko-ri, Paramount, 1954.
- Vince Angelino, Down Three Dark Streets, United Artists, 1954.
- Montecuculli, Diane, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1955.
Credits; Television Appearances
- "Birthday of Infants," Your Show Time, NBC, 1949.
- Mr. Taylor, "Lucy Hates to Leave," I Love Lucy, CBS, 1957.
- Memories of M*A*S*H, CBS, 1991.
Credits; Television Work; Series
- Executive producer, Room 222, ABC, 1969-74.
- Executive producer, Anna and the King, CBS, 1972.
- Producer, M*A*S*H, CBS, 1972-76.
- Executive producer, Roll Out, CBS, 1973-74.
- Executive producer, Karen, ABC, 1975.
- Executive producer, Lou Grant, CBS, 1977-82.
- Executive producer, Hometown, 1985.
- Executive producer, Mr. Sunshine, ABC, 1986.
- Executive producer, Mr. President, Fox, 1987.
- Executive producer, Blossom, NBC, 1991.
Credits; Television Work; Movies
- Executive producer, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, NBC, 1968.
- Producer and director, People Like Us, 1976.
- Director, In Defense of Kids, CBS, 1983.
- Executive producer and director, Doing Life (also known as Truth or Die),NBC, 1986.
- Producer and director, The Whereabouts of Jenny, ABC, 1991.
Credits; Television Director; Episodic
- Wanted: Dead or Alive, CBS, 1958.
- My Three Sons, ABC, 1960.
- F Troop, ABC, 1965.
- Hogan's Heroes, CBS, 1965.
- M*A*S*H, CBS, 1972-76.
- Lou Grant, CBS, 1977-82.
- Bliss, 1984.
- The Duck Factory, NBC, 1984.
- Hometown, CBS, 1985.
- Mr. President, Fox, 1987.
- Studio 5B, ABC, 1989.
- Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, ABC, 1993.
- Christy, CBS, 1994.
- Touched by An Angel, CBS, 1995-96.
- Promised Land, CBS, 1996-97.
Credits; Television Director; Specials
- "Golden Land" (also known as "Tales from the Hollywood Hills"), Great Performances, PBS, 1988.