Jack haley, jr

Jack Haley, Jr.
premiere in 1990
Born John Joseph Haley Jr
(1933-10-25)October 25, 1933
Los Angeles, California
Died April 21, 2001(2001-04-21) (agedĀ 67)
Santa Monica, California
CauseĀ of death Respiratory Failure
Spouse(s) Liza Minnelli (1974-1979)

Jack Haley, Jr. (October 25, 1933 - April 21, 2001) was an American film director, producer and writer, twice winner of the Emmy Award.

Haley was born in Los Angeles, the son of actor Jack Haley and his wife Florence. He was best known as the director of the 1974 compilation film That's Entertainment! and as the husband of Liza Minnelli, who was the daughter of Haley's father's co-star in The Wizard of Oz, Judy Garland.

Haley's other credits include producer and executive producer of Academy Awards presentation shows, and director of the 1971 film The Love Machine.

Notable compilations and documentaries

As a producer, Haley was responsible for some notable compilations and documentaries about film history, including That's Entertainment! (1974), That's Entertainment, Part II (1976), That's Dancing! (1985), and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: 50 Years of Magic, narrated by Angela Lansbury.


Haley developed respiratory failure and died on April 21, 2001 in Santa Monica, California.[1] He is buried in Culver City's Holy Cross Cemetery.


External links

  • Internet Movie Database
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