Bruce Bilson

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Bruce Bilson
Born (1928-05-19) May 19, 1928 (age 86)
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Occupation Director, Producer, Writer
Years active 1955-2006
Spouse(s) Mona Weichman (1955-1976; divorced; 2 children)
Renne Jarrett (1981-present)

Bruce Bilson (born May 19, 1928) is an American film and television director. He is the grandfather of the actress Rachel Bilson.

Life and career[edit]

Bilson was born in Brooklyn, New York City, to Jewish parents. His mother, Hattie Bilson (née Dratwa), was an American screenwriter, and his father, George Bilson, was an English-born producer/writer/director.[1] His brother Malcolm Bilson is a well-known fortepianist and long-time professor of piano at Cornell University.

Bilson married Mona Weichman on Aug. 31, 1955; they divorced in 1976. They had two children, Danny Bilson (born 1956), a director, and Julie. Bilson married Renne Jarrett in 1981.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

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