Directed "Luv" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Murray Schisgal
. Won Tony Award as Best Director.
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11 Articles |
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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[on coming to New York as a child] American society to me and my brother was thrilling because, first of all, the food made noise. We were so excited about Rice Krispies and Coca-Cola. We had only silent food in our country, and we loved listening to our lunch and breakfast.
Received the first straight $1,000,000 director's salary for Catch-22
(1970). When percentages were figured in, Nichols was the first director to earn $1,000,000, combination salary and percentage of net or gross, from a single film, for The Graduate
Often includes extremely long starting and/or ending shots taken from high in the air, for example Working Girl
(1988) and Angels in America