Eric Sevareid

Actor, Writer

Actor, Writer


Eric Sevareid was born on November 26, 1912 in Velva, North Dakota, USA as Arnold Eric Sevareid. He was an actor and writer, known for The Right Stuff (1983), World News Roundup (1957) and Call to Glory (1984). He was married to Suzanne St. Pierre, Belén Marshall and Lois Finger. He died on July 9, 1992 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA.
Birth date
1912-11-26
Death date
1992-07-09
Awards
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins.

Known For


The Right Stuff
The Right Stuff
Eric Sevareid (1983)
World News Roundup
World News Roundup
Self - Anchor (1957)
Call to Glory
Call to Glory
Newscaster (1985)
CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite
CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite
Self - Correspondent / Self (1963-1968)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorCall to Glory
(TV Series) Newscaster - JFK: Part 2 (1985) ... Newscaster - JFK: Part 1 (1985) ... Newscaster
1985
ActorThe Right Stuff
Eric Sevareid
1983
RoleTitleYear
WriterAmerican Experience
(TV Series documentary) (autobiography - 1 episode) - Eric Sevareid's Not So Wild a Dream (1988) ... (autobiography)
1988
WriterCBS Reports
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - New York Battleground: The Race for the Senate (1964)
1964
RoleTitleYear
ThanksEmpire of the Air: The Men Who Made Radio
(Documentary) (special thanks)
1991
RoleTitleYear
SelfPearl Harbor: Two Hours That Changed the World
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1991
SelfThis Reporter
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Self - Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Self - Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Edward R. Murrow: This Reporter (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfThe Road to War
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - CBS News Correspondent - U.S.A. (1989) ... Self - CBS News Correspondent (as Eric Severeid)
1989
SelfAmerican Experience
(TV Series documentary) Self - Eric Sevareid's Not So Wild a Dream (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfEconomics U$A
(TV Series) Self - CBS News - John Maynard Keynes: What Did We Learn from the Great Depression? ... Self - CBS News
1985
SelfCountdown to Looking Glass
(TV Movie) Self
1984
SelfThe 1st TV Academy Hall of Fame
Self - Presenter
1984
SelfThe Jigsaw Man
Self
1983
SelfChristmas in Washington
(TV Special) Self
1982
SelfEPCOT Center: The Opening Celebration
(TV Special) Self
1982
SelfThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Self - Epcot Center: The Opening Celebration (1982) ... Self
1982
SelfThe 34th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
1982
SelfFlashback
(TV Series documentary) Self - Host
1982
SelfThe Colonel Comes to Japan
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Host
1981
SelfTaxi
(TV Series) Self - Fantasy Borough: Part 1 (1980) ... Self
1980
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self - Master of Ceremonies
1979
SelfBetween the Wars
(TV Series documentary) Self - Host / Self - Narrator - Latin America: Intervention in Our Own Backyard (1978) ... Self - Host - The Recognition of Russia (1978) ... Self - Host - FDR & Hitler: Their Rise to Power (1978) ... Self - Host - Radio, Racism and Foreign Policy (1978) ... Self - Host - Return to Isolationism (1978) Show all 6 episodes
1978
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Correspondent - Episode #16.35 (1976) ... Self - Correspondent
1976
SelfConversations with Eric Sevareid
(TV Series) Self - Host
1975
SelfCBS Reports
(TV Series documentary) Self - Reporter / Narrator / Self / ... - Mr. Justice Douglas (1972) ... Self - A Night in Jail, a Day in Court (1972) ... Self - Host - Justice Black and the Bill of Rights (1968) ... Self - Interviewer - Campaign American Style (1968) ... Self - Reporter - The Great American Novel (1968) ... Self Show all 22 episodes
1960-1972
Self60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - Correspondent / Self - Guest - Episode #4.18 (1972) ... Self - Correspondent - Agnew and the Press (1969) ... Self - Guest
1969-1972
SelfAmerica Revisited
(TV Mini-Series) Self
1971
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - journalist - Eric Sevareid, James Brown, Betsy Palmer, Dick Capri (1969) ... Self - journalist
1969
SelfThe Savage Heart: A Conversation with Eric Hoffer
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Host
1969
SelfCBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite
(TV Series) Self - Correspondent / Self - Episode dated 1 October 1968 (1968) ... Self - Correspondent - Episode dated 14 August 1968 (1968) ... Self - Correspondent - Episode dated 13 August 1968 (1968) ... Self - Correspondent - Episode #1.1 (1963) ... Self
1963-1968
SelfThe Eleanor Roosevelt Story
(Documentary) Narrator (voice, as Eric Severeid)
1965
SelfYears of Crisis
(TV Series) Self / Self - Moderator / Self - - Moderator - Calendar Year 1964 (1964) ... Self - Moderator - Calendar Year 1963 (1964) ... Self - Moderator - Calendar Year 1962 (1962) ... Self - - Moderator - Calendar Year 1961 (1961) ... Self - 1949- 1959 (1958) ... Self Show all 11 episodes
1950-1964
SelfEyewitness to History
(TV Series documentary) Self - What Happened in the Far East? (1960) ... Self - The Road Ahead (1960) ... Self - The Summit Crisis (1960) ... Self - Eyewitness to History: 1959 (1960) ... Self
1960
SelfSmall World
(TV Series) Self - - Moderator - Episode #2.23 (1960) ... Self - - Moderator
1960
SelfThe Fabulous Fifties
(Documentary) Self
1960
SelfThe Geneva Conference
(TV Special) Self
1959
SelfPlayhouse 90
(TV Series) Self - Narrator - Seven Against the Wall (1958) ... Self - Narrator
1958
SelfThe March of Medicine
(TV Series documentary) Narrator
1958
SelfWorld News Roundup
(TV Series) Self - Anchor
1957
SelfWorld in Crisis
(TV Special) Self
1956
SelfWhat's My Line?
(TV Series) Self - Contestant - CBS News Team & Perle Mesta (1956) ... Self - Contestant
1956
SelfThe American Week
(TV Series) Self - Correspondent
1954
SelfSee It Now
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #2.32 (1953) ... Self - Episode #1.25 (1952) ... Self - Premiere Show (1951) ... Self
1951-1953
SelfCapitol Cloak Room
(TV Series) Self
1949
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Reagans
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Newscaster - Part 2 - The Right Turn (2020) ... Self - Newscaster
2020
Archive footageMike Wallace Is Here
(Documentary) Self
2019
Archive footageThe Seventies
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - CBS News - The United States vs. Nixon (2015) ... Self - CBS News
2015
Archive footageThe Sixties
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - CBS News / Self - The Times They Are A-Changin' (2014) ... Self - CBS News - The Assassination of President Kennedy (2014) ... Self
2014
Archive footageThe Day That Lasted 21 Years
(Documentary) Self
2012
Archive footageMoon Machines
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Navigation Computer (2008) ... Self
2008
Archive footageGreat Planes
(TV Series documentary) Self - P-40 Warhawk (2008) ... Self
2008
Archive footageFrost/Nixon
Self (uncredited)
2008
Archive footageA Science Odyssey
(TV Series) Self - Matters of Life and Death (1998) ... Self
1998