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Sherwood Schwartz

Born: Nov 14, 1916

Death: Jul 12, 2011

Birthplace: Passaic

Profession: Film Producer

Nationality: United States

Sherwood Schwartz

Date of Birth : Nov 14, 1916
Date of Death : Jul 12, 2011
Birth Place : Passaic

Sherwood Charles Schwartz was an American television producer. He worked on radio shows in the 1940s, and created the television series Gilligan's Island on CBS and The Brady Bunch on ABC. On March 7, 2008, Schwartz, at the time still active in his 90s, was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. That same year, Schwartz was also inducted into the Television Hall of Fame.


  • Film Producer
  • Writer
  • Screenwriter
  • Businessperson
  • Television producer

Also known as

  • Sherwood Schwatz
  • Sherwood Charles Schwartz


  • Rose Schwartz
  • Herman Schwartz


  • Mildred Seidman


  • Lloyd J. Schwartz
  • Elroy Schwartz
  • Hope Juber
  • Ross Schwartz

Awards Won

  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
  • TV Land Pop Culture Award
  • Writers Guild of America Award for Television Best Comedy/Variety, Any Length
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