Joan Tewkesbury Biography (1936-)

Born April 8, 1936, in Redlands, CA; daughter of Walter S. (an office machinerepairman) and Frances M. (a registered nurse; maiden name, Stevenson) Tewkesbury; married Robert F. Maguire III, November 30, 1960 (divorced, January, 1973); children: Robin Tewkesbury, Peter Harlan. Addresses: AGENT--JaneSindell, Creative Artists Agency, 1888 Century Park E., Suite 1400, Los Angeles, CA 90067.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Birth Details
April 8, 1936
Redlands, California, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE APPEARANCES
  • Dancer, Peter Pan, Winter Garden Theatre, New York City, 1954, then Los Angeles, CA, 1955.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK
  • Director, Cowboy Jack Street, Perry Street Theatre, New York City, 1977.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
  • Dancer, The Unfinished Dance, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1946.
  • woman in elevator, Man's Favorite Sport (?), Universal, 1964.
  • lady in train, Thieves Like Us, United Artists, 1974.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM WORK
  • Script supervisor, McCabe & Mrs. Miller, Warner Brothers, 1971.
  • director, Old Boyfriends, AVCO-Embassy, 1979.
  • Also director, Hampstead Center (documentary), 1976; director, Angel's Dance Card, 1988.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES; SPECIALS
  • Ostrich, Peter Pan, NBC, 1955.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION WORK; PILOTS
  • Co-executive producer and director, Elysian Fields, 1988.
  • Credits; EPISODIC
  • Director, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, NBC, 1986.
  • Credits; MOVIES
  • Director, The Tenth Month, CBS, 1979.
  • director, The Acorn People, NBC, 1981.
  • Writings;STAGE
  • Cowboy Jack Street, Perry Street Theatre, New York City, 1977.
  • Writings;FILM
  • (With Calder Willingham and Robert Altman) Thieves Like Us, United Artists, 1974.
  • Nashville, Paramount, 1975, published by Bantam, 1976.
  • (with Paul Schrader) Old Boyfriends, AVCO-Embassy, 1979.
  • A Night in Heaven, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1983.
  • Also The Hampstead Center (documentary), 1976; Angel's Dance Card, 1988;American Desire.
  • Writings;TELEVISION; PILOTS
  • Elysian Fields, 1988.
  • Writings;EPISODIC
  • Alfred Hitchcock Presents, NBC, 1986.
  • Writings;MOVIES
  • The Tenth Month, CBS, 1979.
  • The Acorn People, NBC, 1981.

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