Marvin Worth

Producer · Writer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 64
Marvin Worth was an American film producer, screenwriter and actor perhaps best known for his efforts to bring the biography of Malcolm X to the big screen. His efforts spanned from 1967, when he purchased the rights to The Autobiography of Malcolm X, leading to the production of the 1972 documentary, for which he received an Oscar nomination. read more

Marvin Worth was an American film producer, screenwriter and actor perhaps best known for his efforts to bring the biography of Malcolm X to the big screen. His efforts spanned from 1967, when he purchased the rights to The Autobiography of Malcolm X, leading to the production of the 1972 documentary, for which he received an Oscar nomination. Later on, he would help produce Malcolm X, directed by Spike Lee. He was nominated for an Oscar for producing Lenny (1974).

Born

Saturday, 06 June 1925

Died

Wednesday, 22 April 1998

Actor Filmography

By Any Means Necessary: The Making of 'Malcolm X' Himself (archive footage) 2005
Fire Sale Milton 1977
The Paul Ryan Show Himself 1977
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

By Any Means Necessary: The Making of 'Malcolm X' Himself (archive footage) 2005
Fire Sale Milton 1977
The Paul Ryan Show Himself 1977

Producer Filmography

1998 Emmy Outstanding Made for Television Movie Nominated
1975 Oscar Best Picture Nominated
1973 Oscar Best Documentary, Features Nominated
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