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Hillard Elkins

Producer
( b. Oct 18, 1929 New York, New York, USA - d. Dec 01, 2010 Los Angeles, California, USA ) Male
Relations: Husband of Claire Bloom (1969-1972) divorced

Biography: Hillard Elkins was born on October 18, 1929 in Brooklyn, New York. He attended Brooklyn College, and started working in the mail room at the William Morris Agency. He eventually headed their theatrical department, and then formed his own company. He is survived by his wife, Sandi Love; his two children, Johnny and Daniel; and his granddaughter, Ellen.
Film/TV Credits: Film credits include: “Alice’s Restaurant,” “A New Leaf,” “Oh! Calcutta,” “A Doll’s House,” “Richard Pryor: Live in Concert,” and “An Evening with Quentin Crisp.” Television credits include: “Pippin: His Life and Times,” “The Deadly Game,” “American Playhouse,” “Father & Son: Dangerous Relations,” “Ray Alexander: A Taste for Justice,” “A Father for Charlie,’ “Ray Alexander: A Menu for Murder,” “Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen, “ “Inside,” “In His Father’s Shoes, “ “Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool,” and “For Love of Liberty: The Story of America’s Black Patriots.”
Other Awards: Won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children’s Special for “In His Father’s Shoes” in 1998.
Trivia:
His clients included: Steve McQueen, James Coburn, Robert Culp, Mel Brooks, Charles Strouse and Lee Adams, and Sammy Davis Jr. among others.



ProductionsDate of Productions
Oh! Calcutta!
[Musical, Revue, Revival]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Sep 24, 1976 - Aug 06, 1989
The Island
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Nov 24, 1974 - May 18, 1975
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Nov 13, 1974 - May 18, 1975
An Evening With Richard Nixon and...
[Play, Satire, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Apr 30, 1972 - May 13, 1972
Hedda Gabler
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Feb 17, 1971 - Jun 19, 1971
A Doll's House
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Jan 13, 1971 - Jun 26, 1971
The Rothschilds
[Musical, Original]
  • Originally produced by Hillard Elkins
Oct 19, 1970 - Jan 01, 1972
Oh! Calcutta!
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Jun 17, 1969 - Aug 12, 1972
The Best Laid Plans
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Mar 25, 1966 - Mar 26, 1966
Golden Boy
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Oct 20, 1964 - Mar 05, 1966
Come on Strong
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Hillard Elkins
Oct 04, 1962 - Nov 03, 1962
1975 Tony Award® Best Play
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead [nominee]
Produced by Hillard Elkins
1975 Tony Award® Best Play
The Island [nominee]
Produced by Hillard Elkins
1975 Drama Desk Award Outstanding New Play (Foreign)
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead [nominee]
Produced by Hillard Elkins
1975 Drama Desk Award Outstanding New Play (Foreign)
The Island [nominee]
Produced by Hillard Elkins
1971 Tony Award® Best Musical
The Rothschilds [nominee]
Originally produced by Hillard Elkins
1965 Tony Award® Best Musical
Golden Boy [nominee]
Produced by Hillard Elkins
1965 Tony Award® Best Producer of a Musical
Golden Boy [nominee]
Produced by Hillard Elkins
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