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Anthony Barr

broadcast executive

Anthony Barr, American broadcast executive. Member Directors Guild of America, Screen Actors Guild, Academy of television Arts & Sciences.

Background

Barr, Anthony was born on March 14, 1921 in St. Louis. Son of Isadore and Pearl (Brown) Yaffe.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1942.

Career

Stage manager Katherine Dunham Company, New York, 1946-1948, Columbia Broadcasting System-television, Hollywood, California, 1951-1953, assistant director/director, 1953-1954, associate producer/producer, 1954-1960. Vice president current programming ABC-television, 1963-1976, Columbia Broadcasting System-television, Hollywood, 1976-1986. Vice president Columbia Broadcasting System Entertainment Productions, 1986-1988.

Founder/teacher Film Actors Workshop, from 1960.

Works

book Acting for the Camera: Revised Edition book Acting for the Camera (text only) Rev Sub edition by T. Barr book [(Acting for the Camera )] [Author: Tony Barr] [Jun-1997] book Acting for the Camera 1st Perennial Librar edition by Barr, Tony (1986) Paperback book Acting for the Camera.: Schauspielen für Film und Fernsehen. book Acting for the Camera: Revised Edition by Barr, Tony (1997) Paperback book Acting for the Camera: Revised Edition Rev Sub edition by Barr, Tony (1997) Paperback

Membership

Member Directors Guild of America, Screen Actors Guild, Academy of television Arts & Sciences.

Connections

Married Annette Barbara, February 24, 1944. Children: Susan Joyce, John Burton, David Paul.