Swifty Lazar

Producer, Production Manager

Producer, Production Manager


Swifty Lazar was born on March 28, 1907 in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York, USA as Irving Paul Lazar. He was a producer and production manager, known for Neighbors (1981), The Thorn Birds (1983) and Robert Kennedy and His Times (1985). He was married to Mary Van Nuys. He died on December 30, 1993 in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Birth date
1907-03-28
Death date
1993-12-30
Height
5' 2" (1.57 m)

Known For


Neighbors
Neighbors
Producer (1981)
The Thorn Birds
The Thorn Birds
Producer (1983)
Playhouse 90
Playhouse 90
Self (1957)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerRobert Kennedy and His Times
(TV Mini-Series) (associate producer - 3 episodes) - Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (associate producer - as Irving Paul Lazar) - Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (associate producer - as Irving Paul Lazar) - Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (associate producer - as Irving Paul Lazar)
1985
ProducerThe Thorn Birds
(TV Mini-Series) (associate producer - 4 episodes) - Part 4 (1983) ... (associate producer - as Irving Lazar) - Part 3 (1983) ... (associate producer - as Irving Lazar) - Part 2 (1983) ... (associate producer - as Irving Lazar) - Part 1 (1983) ... (associate producer - as Irving Lazar)
1983
ProducerNeighbors
(executive producer - as Irving Paul Lazar)
1981
RoleTitleYear
Production managerWinged Victory
(production manager - uncredited)
1944
RoleTitleYear
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - You're the Top: The Cole Porter Story (1990) ... Self (as Irving Paul Lazar)
1990
Self7th Annual American Cinema Awards
(TV Special) Self
1990
SelfUnauthorized Biography: Jane Fonda
(TV Special documentary) Self
1988
SelfMoving Image Salutes Elia Kazan
(TV Special) Self
1987
SelfSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - Rod Stewart (1981) ... Self (uncredited)
1981
SelfBilly Baxter Presents Diary of the Cannes Film Festival with Rex Reed
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1980
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - David Janssen/Lily Tomlin/Natalie Cole/Irwin Shaw (1975) ... Self (as Irving 'Swifty' Lazar)
1975
SelfOmnibus
(TV Series documentary) Self - Humphrey Bogart (1971) ... Self (as Irving Lazar)
1971
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.65 (1969) ... Self (as Irving Lazar)
1969
SelfPlayhouse 90
(TV Series) Self - Around the World in 90 Minutes (1957) ... Self (as Irving Paul Lazar)
1957
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - SNL Film Festival (1985) ... Self (uncredited) - Jamie Lee Curtis/The Fixx (1984) ... Self (uncredited)
1984-1985