Allen Funt

TV Program Creator

1914 – 1999

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Who was Allen Funt?

Allen Albert Funt was an American television producer, director and writer, television personality, best known as the creator and host of Candid Camera from the 1940s to 1980s, as either a regular television show or a television series of specials. Its most notable run was from 1960 to 1967 on CBS.

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Born
Sep 16, 1914
Brooklyn
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Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Cornell University
  • Pratt Institute
Lived in
  • New York City
Died
Sep 5, 1999
Pebble Beach

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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