Al Ruddy

Writer, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew

Writer, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew


Al Ruddy was born on March 28, 1930 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is a writer and producer, known for Million Dollar Baby (2004), The Godfather (1972) and Cannonball Run II (1984). He has been married to Wanda McDaniel since 1981. They have two children. He was previously married to Ma Prem Hasya.
Birth date
1930-03-28
Awards
Won 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations.

Known For


Million Dollar Baby
Million Dollar Baby
Producer (2004)
The Godfather
The Godfather
Producer (1972)
Cannonball Run II
Cannonball Run II
Writer (1984)
Megaforce
Megaforce
Writer (1982)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Bellinis
(TV Movie) (creator)
WriterCloud 9
(written by - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2006
WriterWalker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire
(TV Movie) (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
WriterThe Longest Yard
(story - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
WriterWalker, Texas Ranger
(TV Series) (created by - 195 episodes, 1993 - 2001) (creator - 1 episode, 1993) - The Final Showdown: Part 2 (2001) ... (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy) - The Final Showdown: Part 1 (2001) ... (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Reel Rangers (2001) ... (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Blood Diamonds (2001) ... (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Without a Sound (2001) ... (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy) Show all 196 episodes
WriterBad Girls
(story - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1994
WriterCannonball Run II
(written by - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1984
WriterMegaforce
(screenplay - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1982
WriterMatilda
(writer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1978
WriterRevenge for a Rape
(TV Movie) (story - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1976
WriterHow the West Was Won
(TV Series) (creator - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1976
WriterThe Longest Yard
(story - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1974
WriterHogan's Heroes
(TV Series) (creator - 155 episodes, 1965 - 1971) (created by - 13 episodes, 1965 - 1968) (story - 1 episode, 1965) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1965) - Rockets or Romance (1971) ... (creator - as Albert Ruddy) - Look at the Pretty Snowflakes (1971) ... (creator - as Albert Ruddy) - Hogan's Double Life (1971) ... (creator - as Albert Ruddy) - Kommandant Gertrude (1971) ... (creator - as Albert Ruddy) - The Kamikazes Are Coming (1971) ... (creator - as Albert Ruddy) Show all 168 episodes
WriterThe Lloyd Bridges Show
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) - The Skippy Mannox Story (1963) ... (written by)
1963
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Cannonball Run
(executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy) (announced)
ProducerThe Bellinis
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
ProducerA Gunman's Curse
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2019
ProducerSabotage
(executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2014
ProducerCamille
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2008/I
ProducerCloud 9
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2006
ProducerThe Longest Yard
(executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
ProducerMillion Dollar Baby
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy, produced by)
2004
ProducerFlatland
(TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) - The Mists of Time (2002) ... (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2002
ProducerGeorgetown
(TV Movie) (producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2002
ProducerMean Machine
(executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2001
ProducerRunning Mates
(TV Movie) (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2000
ProducerMartial Law
(TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) - Lock-Up (1998) ... (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Diamond Fever (1998) ... (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1998
ProducerMarried to a Stranger
(TV Movie) (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1997
ProducerHeaven's Prisoners
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1996
ProducerThe Scout
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1994
ProducerBad Girls
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1994
ProducerWalker, Texas Ranger
(TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) - Borderline (1993) ... (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy) - One Riot, One Ranger (1993) ... (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1993
ProducerThe Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
(Video) (producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1992
ProducerLadybugs
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1992
ProducerMiracle in the Wilderness
(TV Movie) (executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1991
ProducerImpulse
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1990
ProducerSpeed Zone
(executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1989
ProducerFarewell to the King
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1989
ProducerCannonball Run II
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1984
ProducerLassiter
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1984
ProducerMegaforce
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1982
ProducerThe Cannonball Run
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1981
ProducerStockers
(TV Movie) (producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1981
ProducerDeath Hunt
(executive producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1981
ProducerMatilda
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1978
ProducerThe Godfather Saga
(TV Mini-Series) (producer - 4 episodes) - Episode #1.4 (1977) ... (producer: The Godfather - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Episode #1.3 (1977) ... (producer: The Godfather - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Episode #1.2 (1977) ... (producer: The Godfather - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Episode #1.1 (1977) ... (producer: The Godfather - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1977
ProducerHow the West Was Won
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) - The Macahans (1976) ... (producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1976
ProducerCoonskin
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1975
ProducerThe Longest Yard
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1974
ProducerThe Godfather
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy, produced by)
1972
ProducerThunderguys
(TV Movie) (producer)
1971
ProducerMaking It
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1971
ProducerLittle Fauss and Big Halsy
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1970
ProducerWild Seed
(producer - as Albert S. Ruddy)
1965
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewHow the West Was Won
(TV Series) (developed for television by - 24 episodes) - The Slavers (1979) ... (developed for television by - as Albert S. Ruddy) - China Girl (1979) ... (developed for television by - as Albert S. Ruddy) - Luke (1979) ... (developed for television by - as Albert S. Ruddy) - The Forgotten (1979) ... (developed for television by - as Albert S. Ruddy) - The Scavengers (1979) ... (developed for television by - as Albert S. Ruddy) Show all 24 episodes
1977-1979
RoleTitleYear
ActorRunning Mates
(TV Movie) Fatcat (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2000
RoleTitleYear
Art directorThe Beast with a Million Eyes
(as Albert Ruddy)
1955
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackWild Seed
(lyrics: "That's Why")
1965
RoleTitleYear
ThanksHatfields & McCoys
(TV Mini-Series) (special thanks - 1 episode) - Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (special thanks)
2012
ThanksBlur
(special thanks - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2011/II
ThanksDoing Time on 'The Longest Yard'
(Video short) (special thanks - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
ThanksUnleashing 'The Mean Machine'
(Video short) (special thanks - as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
RoleTitleYear
SelfStuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story
(Documentary) (completed) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
SelfNice Girls Don't Stay for Breakfast
(Documentary) Self
2018
SelfMillion Dollar Baby: On the Ropes
(Video short) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2014
SelfDeath Hunt with Executive Producer Albert Ruddy
(Video short) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2013
SelfTough Ain't Enough: Conversations with Albert S. Ruddy
(Documentary) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2013
SelfMilius
(Documentary) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2013
SelfThe Godfather Legacy
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2012
SelfAyn Rand & the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2011
SelfBrando
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2007
SelfHoosiers Meets Hooters: Behind 'Cloud 9'
(Video documentary short) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2006
SelfThe Producers: Round 15
(Video documentary short) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
SelfDoing Time on 'The Longest Yard'
(Video short) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
SelfUnleashing 'The Mean Machine'
(Video short) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
SelfThe 77th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2005
SelfEasy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'N' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood
(Documentary) Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2003
SelfBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self - Mario Puzo Father of the Godfather (2001) ... Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2001
SelfAdults Only: The Secret History of the Other Hollywood
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self (2001) (as Albert S. Ruddy)
2001
SelfTalking Film
(TV Series) Self - An exploration of the Western (1984) ... Self - The Producer Part 2 (1983) ... Self
1983-1984
SelfThe Moviemakers
(TV Series) - The Producers (1984) ... (as Albert S. Ruddy)
1984
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Producer / Writer - Episode #16.14 (1976) ... Self - Producer / Writer (as Albert S. Ruddy)
1976
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - producer / Self - film producer / Self - movie producer - Clint Eastwood, Jean Stapleton, Al Ruddy, Lee Clayton (1973) ... Self - producer - Peter Bogdanovich, Hugh O'Brian, Al Ruddy, Renee Valente, Sue Cameron (1972) ... Self - film producer - Hollywood Past and Present (1972) ... Self - movie producer - Doug McClure, Charo, Jackie Vernon, Al Ruddy (1970) ... Self - producer
1970-1973
SelfThe 45th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner (as Albert S. Ruddy)
1973
SelfFilm 2017
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.37 (1972) ... Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
1972
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 25 April 1972 (1972) ... Self (as Albert S. Ruddy)
1972
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe 15th Annual Heller Awards
(TV Special) Self
2019