Jeffrey Lane

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Jeffrey Lane is an author, television scriptwriter, film producer and actor. He is a graduate of Wesleyan University.[1]

Career[edit]

Broadway[edit]

Lane wrote the book for the musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which ran on Broadway in 2005 and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Musical.[2] He has written the book for the musical adaptation Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, which was nominated for two Tony Awards and numerous Drama Desk Awards. Laura Benanti won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical.[3]

Television[edit]

Lane wrote and produced for many television series and shows, including Mad About You, Ryan's Hope, Lou Grant, and The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd.[4][5]

Writer
Producer
  • The American Film Institute Salute to Gregory Peck (1989) (TV) (co-producer)
  • Mad About You (1992) TV Series (executive producer)
  • Bette (2000) TV Series (executive producer)
Miscellaneous
  • Ryan's Hope (1975) TV Series (production assistant)
  • The American Film Institute Salute to Gene Kelly (1985) (TV) (production associate) ... a.k.a. The Best of Gene Kelly (UK: video box title)
Actor
  • Forever Evil (1987) .... Jay

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