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 Jerry Paris

Jerry Paris

Birth
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Death 31 Mar 1986 (aged 60)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 12634 · View Source
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Actor, Motion Picture Director. In the early part of his career he appeared in such films as "The Wild One," "Marty" and "The Caine Mutiny" before landing roles on television programs "The Untouchables," "Michael Shayne" and "The Dick Van Dyke Show". It was on the Dick Van Dyke Show where he became a director and went on to win an Emmy for his directing efforts in the 1963-1964 season. Later he went on to direct numerous sitcoms including "The Odd Couple," "Laverne and Shirley" and was a director and producer of "Happy Days." He directed such movies as "How Sweet It Is," "The Grasshopper," "Police Academy 2" and "Police Academy 3."


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 19 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12634
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jerry Paris (25 Jul 1925–31 Mar 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12634, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.