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James Frawley

Director

Born - 29 September 1936, Houston, Texas, USA
Died - 22 January 2019

American director, mainly of wacky comedy films. A distinctive figure with his wild, dark, curly (disappearing) hair, Frawley started as an actor - Greenwich Village Story (1963) and The Troublemaker (1964) were early credits - but soon moved into direction: A Guide for the Married Man (1969), The Christian Licorice Store (1971), Kid Blue/Dime Box (1973), The Big Bus (1976), The Muppet Movie (1979), Wishman (1983) and Fraternity Vacation (1985). His many TV movies included Delancey Street (1975), Gridlock (1980), Assault and Matrimony (1987), Another Midnight Run (1994), The Three Stooges (2000) and Spellbound (2007), his last before retiring with his wife Cynthia to Indian Wells. He died from a heart attack after a fall.