Mark Rydell

American actor, film director, and producer

Mark Rydell (born Mortimer Horace Rydell; March 23, 1929) is an American actor, movie director and producer.[1]

Mark Rydell
Mortimer Horace Rydell

(1929-03-23) March 23, 1929 (age 94)
New York City, New York, U.S.
OccupationActor, director, producer
  • Joanne Linville (1962–73; div; 2 children)
  • Esther Rydell (1983–86; div; 1 child)

Rydell has directed many Academy Award-nominated movies including The Fox (1967), The Reivers (1969), Cinderella Liberty (1973), The Rose (1979), The River (1984) and For the Boys (1991).

Rydell was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director for On Golden Pond (1981).

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  1. Emery, Robert J. (2002). The Directors: Take One, Volume 1 (illustrated ed.). New York: Skyhorse Publishing Inc. p. 305. ISBN 9781581152180.

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