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Jewison, Norman

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Pronunciation: /ˈdʒuːɪs(ə)n
 
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Definition of Jewison, Norman in English:

(B.1926), Canadian film director and producer. He is known particularly for the drama In the Heat of the Night (1967), which won five Oscars, the musical Fiddler on the Roof (1971), and the romantic comedy Moonstruck (1987).

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