Larry Peerce Biography
Larry Peerce is an American film and TV director. Peerce was born on April 19, 1930, in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States. He is well known for his theatrical feature Goodbye Columbus, the early rock and roll concert film The Big T.N.T. Show.
Larry Peerce Age|Birthday
How old is Peerce? He is 92 years old as of 2023. Peerce was born on April 19, 1930, in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 19th of April every year.
Larry Peerce Education
He has not disclosed information on where he attended High School or College/ University. The information will however be updated as soon as it is available.
Larry Peerce Height|Weight
He stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Larry Peerce Family|Parents|Siblings
He is the son of operatic tenor Jan Peerce and talent agent, Alice Kalmanowitz Peerce. However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members, this information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Larry Peerce Wife
He married Marilyn Hasset and later divorced. In 2002, he married Beth Leichter Peerce up to now. He has not revealed information regarding his wife. This information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Larry Peerce Children
He has not revealed whether he has children as he likes to keep his personal life private. However, this information is under review and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Larry Peerce Career
Peerce went on to direct many episodes of the Western tv series Branded and also the camp superhero series Attender, among different shows, before guiding the first rock and roll concert film the massive T.N.T. Show, free in 1966 by Yankee International photos and which includes such performers because of the Byrds, Ray Charles, Bo Diddley, Donovan, The Lovin’ spoon, The Ronettes and also the Eisenhower & Tina Turner review.
Following a lot of TVs, Peerce came back to film in 1967 with The Mystery of the Chinese Junk and also The Incident, the latter of that marked Martin’s refulgence and Tony Musante’s. He followed this with the acclaimed Sayonara, Columbus, Associate in a Nursing adaptation of the Philip Milton Roth novel. The motion-picture show attained Peerce a DGA Award nomination for Outstanding Directorial Accomplishment in Motion Photos, Associate in Nursingd film writer Arnold Schulman an award nomination for Best Writing, playscript supported Material from Another Medium.
Larry Peerce on TV
Peerce’s resulting theatrical options enclosed The Sporting Club, A Separate Peace, Ash Wednesday, and also the different aspects of the Mountain. Pierce’s work is usually viewed as a part of the communicative sentimental directorial vogue with a specific specialization in coming-of-age stories.
He directed the TV movies, The interloper UN agency feels like American state (1974), and Lucy in the sky with diamonds and American state (1988), and directed many episodes of the children’s TV series The Ghost Busters a.k.a. the initial Ghostbusters, when a lot of theatrical films that didn’t meet success, became a frequent director of tv miniseries, as well as Queenie (ABC, 1987), The noble gas Empire (Showtime, 1988), the Jacqueline Kennedy account a girl Named Jackie (NBC, 1991) and John Jakes’ Heaven and Hell: North and South Book III (ABC, 1994). He in addition did many a lot of TV movies, ending with Second Honeymoon (2001), prima Roma Downey, and Tim Matheson.
Larry Peerce Filmography
- One Potato, Two Potato (1964) – nominated, for Best Original Screenplay Academy Award (Orville
- Hampton, Raphael Hayes); winner, Best Actress, Cannes Film Festival (Barbara Barrie); nominated, Palme d’Or, Cannes Film Festival
- The Big TNT Show (1966)
- The Mystery of the Chinese Junk (1967) (TV movie)
- The Incident (1967) – winner, Best Art Film, Cinema Writers Circle Award; Best Actor Award,
- Mar del Plata Film Festival (Tony Musante)
- Goodbye, Columbus (1969) – nominated, Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Award (Arnold Schulman); winner, Best Director DGA Award (Larry Peerce)
- The Sporting Club (1971)
- A Separate Peace (1972)
- Ash Wednesday (1973) – nominated, Best Actress Golden Globe Award (Elizabeth Taylor)
- The Other Side of the Mountain (1975) – nominated, for Best Song Academy Award (Charles Fox,
- Norman Gimbel); winner, Best Actress Debut Golden Globe Award (Marilyn Hassett); nominated, Best Actress Golden Globe Award (Marilyn Hassett); nominated, Best Original Score Golden Globe Award (Charles Fox); nominated, Best Song Golden Globe Award (Charles Fox, Norman Gimbel)
- Two-Minute Warning (1976) – nominated, Best Film Editing Academy Award (Walter Hannemann, Eve Newman)
- The Other Side of the Mountain Part 2 (1978)
- The Bell Jar (1979)
- Why Would I Lie (1980) – nominated, Best Picture (fantasy/comedy), Young Artist Awards; nominated, Best Young Actor, Young Artist Awards (Gabriel Macht)
- Love Child (1982) – nominated, New Star of Year Golden Globe Award (Amy Madigan)
- Hard to Hold (1984)
- Wired (1989)
Larry Peerce Salary/Net Worth
He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his career.