Hal Kanter

TV Program Creator

1918 – 2011

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Who was Hal Kanter?

Hal Kanter was a writer, producer and director, principally for comedy actors such as Bob Hope, Jerry Lewis, and Elvis Presley, for both feature films and television. Kanter helped Tennessee Williams turn the play by Williams into the film version of The Rose Tattoo. Since 1991, he was regularly credited as a writer for the Academy Award broadcasts. Hal Kanter was the Executive Producer of the groundbreaking series "Julia" which ran from September 17, 1968 to March 23, 1971.

Kanter died at his home in Encino, California on November 6, 2011, aged 92.

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Born
Dec 18, 1918
Savannah
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  • United States of America
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Died
Nov 6, 2011
Encino

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on July 23, 2013

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