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Alex Barris (1922–2004)

Alex Barris was born on September 16, 1922 in New York City, New York, USA as Alexander Paul Barris. He was a writer and actor, known for The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special (1971), That Girl (1966) and Good Times (1974). He was married to Kay Barris. He died on January 15, 2004 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Known For

That Girl Writer
Good Times Writer


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 1979 King of Kensington (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hockey Night in Kensington (1979) ... (writer)
 1975 Good Times (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode)
- The Family Business (1975) ... (story by)
 1971 Rollin' on the River (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tom Smothers (1971)
 1971 The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special (TV Special) (written by)
 1970 The Darin Invasion (TV Special)
 1969 That Girl (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- I Am Curious Lemon (1969) ... (written by)
 1968 Barris & Company (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1968)
 1956 The Barris Beat (TV Series)
 1954 The Juliette Show (TV Series) (1954-1963)
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 1968 Barris & Company (TV Series)
 1956 The Barris Beat (TV Series)
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 1979 The Bob McLean Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 6 April 1979 (1979) ... Himself
 1968 Barris & Company (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- Episode #1.1 (1968) ... Himself - Host
 1957 Front Page Challenge (TV Series)
Himself / panelist (1957) / Host (1957)

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He was awarded the C.M.(Member of the Order of Canada) on October 21, 1998 for his services to communications in Canada. See more »

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