Sheldon Leonard (1907–1997)

Producer | Director | Writer


  • 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)
  • Ann E. Todd and Sheldon Leonard in Private Nurse (1941)
  • Yvonne De Carlo, Joseph E. Bernard, Eddie Borden, Roy Bucko, Claire Carleton, Tom Coleman, William Desmond, Billy Engle, Kit Guard, Jack Ingram, Fuzzy Knight, Sheldon Leonard, Jack Perrin, Karen Randle, Joan Shawlee, Andrew Tombes, Jean Trent, Kerry Vaughn, and Jan Wiley in Frontier Gal (1945)
  • Sheldon Leonard in Week-End in Havana (1941)

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In 1965 he cast Bill Cosby in the TV series I Spy (1965), making him one of TV's first black leading men.


His deep gruff voice and strong New York accent

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Personal Details


Leonard Sheldon Bershad

New York City, New York, USA


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


6' (1.83 m)

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