Mike Nichols was an American film and theater director, producer, actor, .... Neil Simon, The Odd Couple. The original production starred Art Carney as Felix Ungar and Walter Matthau as Oscar Madison.


Apr 21, 2017 ... In our latest beginner's guide, we rundown director Mike Nichols, who had humble beginnings in comedy before becoming an acclaimed ...


Jan 29, 2016 ... Nichols won an Academy Award for directing the film, his second ... Nichols says he learned much of his trade from director Elia Kazan and Lee ...


Dec 9, 2015 ... ... other awards, director, actor, writer, producer and comedian Mike Nichols ( November 6, 1931 – November 19, 2014) was an artistic trailblazer.


Dec 4, 2014 ... The phrase “actor's director” is thrown around a great deal, but there have ... very few directors who knew how to work with actors quite like Mike Nichols. .... towards the greater artistic, thematic, and emotional vision of the film.


Mike Nichols, Director: The Graduate. ... Mike Nichols in The Graduate (1967) Mike Nichols and Elaine May in The Ed Sullivan ... Which male gave the greatest performance in a Mike Nichols film? poll image ... 2001 Wit (TV Movie) .... 2011 The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special)


Nov 20, 2014 ... Oscar-winning film-maker who gave cinema one of its greatest hanging ... Nichols won the best director Oscar for The Graduate, although his ... Born Mikhail Igor Peschowski into an artistic family in Berlin, Nichols fled to the ...


Nov 20, 2014 ... Mike Nichols with Angels in America stars Meryl Streep and Al Pacino at ... When a famous film director dies, there's something of a mad rush among ..... films like Dr. Strangelove and M*A*S*H. But as with any work of art as ...


Nov 20, 2014 ... Mike Nichols was a kitemark of intelligent mainstream Hollywood cinema – his directorial style was the sympathetic platform for smart writing ...