Collection consists of scripts, photographs and production materials such as script
files, correspondence, publicity, music cue sheets, memos, and contracts related to Bud
Yorkin Productions, Inc. Also includes material from Toy Productions and from the
unproduced series, "Five Women."
Alan Bud Yorkin was born in Washington, PA, Feb. 22, 1926; BS, Carnegie Mellon Univ.,
graduate work at Columbia Univ., English Literature; began his career in television at
NBC (1950) and went on to produce and direct a variety of shows including "All In The
Family," "Sanford And Son," and "Carter Country"; co-founded Tandem Productions with
Norman Lear (1959) and later went on to form Bud Yorkin Productions (1974); he is the
recipient of numerous awards including six Emmys.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections, UCLA. All
requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing
to the Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf
of the Arts Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to
include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
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