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Robert MacNeil was born on January 19, 1931 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Robert Breckenridge Ware Macneil. He is a writer and actor, known for Hamlet (2000), PBS NewsHour (2009) and The Story of English (1986). He was previously married to Donna Joy Nappi, Jane Jacobsen Doherty and Rosemarie Anne Copland. See full bio »

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Hamlet Player King
PBS NewsHour Writer
PBS NewsHour Writer


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 2020 PBS NewsHour (TV Series) (creator - 30 episodes)
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 2018 PBS NewsHour (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Kept Out, part 1 (2018) ... (creator)
 2005 Do You Speak American? (TV Movie documentary)
 1986 The Story of English (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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(2002-2003 season) His play, "Karla," was performed in a workshop production at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut.. Ed Sherin was director.

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