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Corey Allen

Actor + Director + Producer + Writer
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Born Jun 29, 1934

Corey Allen was an American film and television director, writer, producer, and actor. He began his career as an actor but eventually became a television director. He may be best known for playing the character Buzz Gunderson in Nicholas Ray's Rebel Without a Cause (1955). He was the last surviving cast member of the film.… Read More

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  • 'music Man Murray' Gershenz Dies At 91
    Forward - Sep 10, 2013
  • Dr. Corey Allan: Would You Want To Be Married To You?
    Huffington Post - Jul 25, 2013
  • Posthumous Glory For The Last But Not Least The Australian
    Google News - Aug 26, 2011
  • Alaska: Highest Rates Of Tuberculosis In Us Ktva Cbs 11 News Alaska
    Google News - Aug 25, 2011

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CHILDHOOD

1934 Birth Born on June 29, 1934.

TWENTIES

1954 20 Years Old Alan attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where he received his start in acting and was awarded a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1954.
1955 21 Years Old Allen was best known for his role as gang leader Buzz Gunderson in Nicholas Ray's 1955 film Rebel Without A Cause. … Read More
1959 25 Years Old He was actively involved in theatrical productions in the Los Angeles area, creating the touring company Freeway Circuit Inc. in 1959 and the Actors Theater in 1965. … Read More

FIFTIES

1984 50 Years Old He won an Emmy Award, in 1984, for directing an episode of Hill Street Blues.

LATE ADULTHOOD

2010 76 Years Old He died due to complications of Parkinson's disease on June 27, 2010, in Hollywood, California. … Read More
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