Mike Nichols (born Igor Mikhail Peschkowsky; November 6, 1931 – November 19, 2014) was an American film and theater director, producer, actor, and comedian.He was noted for his ability to work across a range of genres and for his aptitude for getting the best out of actors regardless of their experience.
Mike Nichols, Director: The Graduate. He, along with the other members of the "Compass Players" including Elaine May, Paul Sills, Byrne Piven, Joyce Hiller Piven and Edward Asner helped start the famed "Second City Improv" company. They used the games taught to them by fellow cast mate, Paul Sills 's mother, Viola Spolin. He later worked in legitimate theater as an actor before ...
- Mike Nichols
Father of Daisy Nichols (born in 1964), Max Nichols (born in 1974) and Jenny Nichols (born in 1977). From the early 1960s until his death, he was a well-known figure among Arabian Horse fans - as a breeder of over 400 registered Arabians, including owning and breeding many US National Champion horses.
- Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky
- 5' 11" (1.8 m)
- November 6, 1931 in Berlin, Germany
Feb 02, 2021 · Directed by Mike Nichols. Written by J.J. Abrams. Starring Harrison Ford, Annette Bening, Bill Nunn, Donald Moffat, Nancy Marchand, Mikki Allen. If there’s one thing you learn from “Regarding ...
Mike Nichols, American film, television, and stage director whose productions focus on the absurdities and horrors of modern life as revealed in personal relationships. He received Emmy, Grammy, Academy, and Tony awards for his work. His movies included The Graduate (1967), Silkwood (1983), and The Birdcage (1996).
Mike Nichols: A Life is an invaluable contribution to the history of American theatre and film since World War II as well as a colorful portrait of one of its most celebrated and at times denigrated practitioners.” —John M. Clum, New York Journal of Books “[A] crisp new biography . . . [Harris has] a gift for scene-setting.
- Penguin Press
Nov 29, 2016 · Nichols married Annabel Davis-Goff. Mike and Annabel married in 1975 and divorced in 1986. The couple has a son named Max Nichol, he was born on 9th December 1973 and a daughter Jenny Nichols born in 1977. Mike was married to a writer as well as actress and former ABC World News anchor ,Diane Sawyer. The couple married on 29th April 1988.
- 87 years old
- Niranjan Patel
Jan 13, 2020 · Separately, Mike Nichols and Diane Sawyer led impressive lives. Sawyer was an aide to President Richard Nixon who assisted him with his post-Watergate memoirs before she conquered the world of ...
- Sara Kettler
Nov 20, 2014 · Mike Nichols, the award-winning director and pioneering comedian who was one of the few people to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony award, died Wednesday evening, according to a note from ...
Elaine May. Mike Nichols. Nichols and May was an American improvisational comedy duo act developed by Mike Nichols (1931–2014) and Elaine May (born 1932). Their three comedy albums reached the Billboard Top 40 between 1959 and 1962. Many comedians have cited them as key influences in modern comedy.