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Also Known As: Died: July 8, 2011
Born: July 1, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Writer ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, The (2004) as Lord Jerome (The Birthday Ball)
Mia has matured into a stunning, young woman and is ready to assume her role as princess of Genovia. But no sooner has she moved into the Royal Palace with her beautiful, wise grandmother Queen Clarisse, than she soon learns her days as a princess are numbered--Mia's got to lose the tiara and immediately take the crown herself. As if getting ready to rule wasn't enough, the stakes for Mia have never been higher--with Genovian law stating that princesses must be married before being crowned, Mia's in for a parade of suitors who'd all like to be her king.
2.
Princess Diaries, The (2001) as Lord Jerome (The Genovian Consulate)
A 16 year old New Yorker discovers she is the princess of a small European country.
3.
Exit to Eden (1994) as The Confused Golfer
A macho, hedonistic photographer seeks out his sexual fantasies at a resort owned by a woman. After submitting himself to sexual slavery, the two fall in love. Meanwhile, two conservative cops have gone undercover to infiltrate the establishment.
4.
Return to Green Acres (1990) as Art Dealer
Lisa and Oliver Douglas, realizing that they are not cut out to be farmers, decide to move back to New York. They begin to question their decision to move back to their Park Avenue penthouse, and are only too happy to return to Hooterville when they are summoned back to help the townsfolk fight gree
5.
Family For Joe, A (1990) as Manager
A television movie pilot for an NBC comedy series. A homeless man poses as the grandfather to four orphaned children to prevent them from being separated. When he starts to take his role as family patriarch very seriously, the children discover that they've gotten much more than they bargained for.
6.
Nothing in Common (1986) as Sal Mancuso
Because of his talent, charm and wisecracking sense of humor, David Basner is a self-made man on the fast track. He loves his job, his band accountant is healthy and women find him irresistible. Then his father Max, calls to give David the news that he and David's mother Lorraine are calling it quits after 35 years. Now, aside from pressures of his own busy life, David has the new responsibilities of taking care of his crotchety dad and emotionally supporting his mother. Through these experiences, David gains a new understanding and appreciation of his parents, with whom he thought he had nothing in common.
7.
Wait Till Your Mother Gets Home! (1983)
Ex-high school football coach becomes a house-husband while his wife goes off to work in this comedy that pre-dated the similarly plotted theatrical movie "Mr. Mom" by nearly six months.
8.
Found Money (1983) as Passenger
Two former bank employees -- executive Dick Van Dyke, forced into early retirement by a computer, and guard Sid Caesar, unceremoniously dismissed before his pension comes due -- concoct a computerized scheme to steal from the rich (i.e., the bank) and give to the poor with anonymous checks (money ac
9.
Roll, Freddy, Roll! (1974) as Gas Station Attendant
A mild-mannered computer programmer lives on roller skates for seven days to compete for attention with his son's stepfather and to win a place in the Guinness Book of Records.

Writer (feature film)

10.
Roll, Freddy, Roll! (1974) as Screenwriter
A mild-mannered computer programmer lives on roller skates for seven days to compete for attention with his son's stepfather and to win a place in the Guinness Book of Records.
11.
Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1972) as Screenwriter
An adaptation for television of the play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. The story of Sheridan Whiteside, an irascible and insulting character who comes to a home for dinner, breaks his hip -- and drives everyone batty while nursing himself back to health.

Producer (feature film)

12.
Roll, Freddy, Roll! (1974) as Producer
A mild-mannered computer programmer lives on roller skates for seven days to compete for attention with his son's stepfather and to win a place in the Guinness Book of Records.
13.
Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1972) as Producer
An adaptation for television of the play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. The story of Sheridan Whiteside, an irascible and insulting character who comes to a home for dinner, breaks his hip -- and drives everyone batty while nursing himself back to health.

Cast (special)

14.
That Girl (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary about the television series "That Girl," which premiered in 1966 on ABC.

Writer (special)

15.
14th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (2000) as Writer
Coverage of the 14th annual American Comedy Awards presentation from the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles.
16.
13th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1999) as Writer
Coverage of the American Comedy Awards honoring the nation's outstanding comedic talent in 14 categories.
17.
12th Annual American Comedy Awards (1998) as Writer
Presentation of the 12th Annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the nation's outstanding comedic talents in television, motion pictures and stand-up comedy.
18.
11th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1997) as Writer
Presentation of the 11th annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the nation's outstanding comedic talents in television, motion pictures and stand-up comedy.
19.
10th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1996) as Writer
Presentation of the 10th annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the nation's outstanding comedic talents in television, motion pictures and stand-up comedy.
20.
Laverne & Shirley Reunion, The (1995) as Writer
Nostalgic tribute to the situation comedy, "Laverne and Shirley."
21.
9th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1995) as Writer
A presentation of the 9th Annual American Comedy Awards, honoring the country's comedic talent in motion pictures, television and stand-up.
22.
50 Years of Funny Females (1995) as Writer
Special looking at funny women of TV and film.
23.
1994 People's Choice Awards (1994) as Writer
A live special honoring America's favorite entertainers in the fields of television, motion pictures and music, as determined by a special Gallup Poll.
24.
19th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1993) as Writer
A live presentation of The People's Choice Awards honoring entertainers in the fields of television, motion pictures and music in which the public determines the winners by a special Gallup poll.
25.
More of the Best of the Hollywood Palace (1993) as Writer
Special showcasing the top comedy and musical performers who appeared on the variety series, "Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970. Also included are never-before-seen outtakes.
26.
Best of the Hollywood Palace, The (1992) as Writer
A special hosted by Suzanne Somers featuring clips from the series, "The Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970.
27.
Happy Days Reunion, The (1992) as Writer
A special featuring a reunion of the cast of "Happy Days," which aired on ABC from 1974 to 1984. Included are highlights from the series and personal recollections from the cast.
28.
Fabulous Funnies, The (1976) as Writer
A salute to the comic strips of American newspapers.
29.
Confessions of Dick Van Dyke, The (1975) as Writer
A lighthearted look at the funny side of fear through music and comedy sketches.
30.
Big Eddie (1975) as Writer
The pilot film for the series of the same title. The story of "Big Eddie" Smith, a Runyonesque character from Broadway's glorious past who has renounced his past life as a gambler to run a mostly-legitimate rental outfit in Manhattan. In the pilot episode, Eddie calls on his old underworld connectio
31.
My Wife Next Door (1975) as Writer
The story of Suzy and George Bassett, a newly separated young couple awaiting a divorce settlement who become sparring partners again when they inadvertently rent neighboring apartments.
32.
Boys, The (1974) as Writer
The adventures of comedy writers Eddie Ryan and Harry Rufkin. The pilot episode finds Eddie contemplating remarriage, in spite of his feeling that his life is still being run by his bossy ex-wife, Cassie.
33.
First Nine Months Are the Hardest, The (1971) as Writer
A warm-hearted look at pregnancy as seen through the eyes of three show business couples as they endure the long wait.
34.
Funny Side, The (1971) as Writer
The pilot episode for the series of the same title. The program explores the funny side of everyday life as seen through the eyes of five couples.
35.
Think Pretty (1964) as From Story
The story of Fred Adams, a former dancer who is now the owner of a record company, and his efforts to sign comedian Mickey Marshall as a client--despite the fact that his rival, Tony Franklin, is seeking the same man for her record company.

Producer (special)

36.
Intimate Portrait: Stefanie Powers (1999) as Producer
Profile of the life and career of actress Stefanie Powers.
37.
50 Years of Funny Females (1995) as Producer
Special looking at funny women of TV and film.
38.
Best of the Hollywood Palace, The (1992) as Co-Producer
A special hosted by Suzanne Somers featuring clips from the series, "The Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970.
39.
NBC Presents the AFI Comedy Special (1987) as Producer
A special consisting of four comedy sketches written and introduced by recently discovered writers competitively selected at the American Film Institute's Television Writers Comedy Workshop, underwritten by NBC, which was conducted in the summer of 1986. The four sketches are titled: "Gwendolyn," "T
40.
Sunshine Boys, The (1977) as Producer
The misadventures of Willie Clark and Al Lewis, two retired vaudeville comics who share an apartment and struggle to get along with each other.
41.
Confessions of Dick Van Dyke, The (1975) as Producer
A lighthearted look at the funny side of fear through music and comedy sketches.
42.
Big Eddie (1975) as Producer
The pilot film for the series of the same title. The story of "Big Eddie" Smith, a Runyonesque character from Broadway's glorious past who has renounced his past life as a gambler to run a mostly-legitimate rental outfit in Manhattan. In the pilot episode, Eddie calls on his old underworld connectio
43.
My Wife Next Door (1975) as Producer
The story of Suzy and George Bassett, a newly separated young couple awaiting a divorce settlement who become sparring partners again when they inadvertently rent neighboring apartments.
44.
Boys, The (1974) as Producer
The adventures of comedy writers Eddie Ryan and Harry Rufkin. The pilot episode finds Eddie contemplating remarriage, in spite of his feeling that his life is still being run by his bossy ex-wife, Cassie.
45.
Funny Side, The (1971) as Producer
The pilot episode for the series of the same title. The program explores the funny side of everyday life as seen through the eyes of five couples.
46.
First Nine Months Are the Hardest, The (1971) as Producer
A warm-hearted look at pregnancy as seen through the eyes of three show business couples as they endure the long wait.

Misc. Crew (special)

47.
Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited, The (2004) as Creative Consultant
A reunion show catching up with the Petries and the rest of the original cast. The one hour special will be divided in half, with the first half featuring a new scripted episode that features the Petries as they are in 2004 as they receive a call from Alan Brady asking them to write his eulogy befo

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