Sheldon Leonard (1907–1997)

Producer | Director | Writer

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  • James Cardwell, Lois Hall, Sheldon Leonard, and William Wright in Daughter of the Jungle (1949)
  • Errol Flynn and Sheldon Leonard in Uncertain Glory (1944)
  • William Bishop, Wally Cassell, Sheldon Leonard, and Joe McTurk in Breakdown (1952)
  • Sheldon Leonard in It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
  • Sheldon Leonard, Greg Morris, and Barbara Rhoades in Sanford and Son (1972)
  • Ann E. Todd and Sheldon Leonard in Private Nurse (1941)

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Did You Know

Trivia

The characters Sheldon Cooper and Leonard Hofstadter of the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory (2007) are named in honor of him.


Trademark

Often co-produced and/or collaborated with Danny Thomas.


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Personal Details

Born

Leonard Sheldon Bershad

New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 89)
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

6' (1.83 m)

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