Finding Aid for the Julia Duffy papers, 1980-2008; (bulk 1986-1990)

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UCLA Library Special Collections
Performing Arts Special Collections
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Julia Duffy papers,
Date (inclusive): 1980-2008,
Date (bulk): (bulk 1986-1990)
Collection number: 324
Creator: Duffy, Julia, 1951-
Extent: 7 boxes (3.25 linear ft.)
Abstract: Julia Duffy is a television, motion picture, and stage actress who is best known for her portrayal of Stephanie Vanderkellen on the television show Newhart. The collection consists of various draft scripts for television and motion picture projects in which Duffy was involved. Absent from the collection is material pertaining to Duffy's stage career.
Language: Finding aid is written in English.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

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Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Julia Duffy, 2008.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Julia Duffy papers (Collection 324). Performing Arts Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

Julia Hinds, known professionally as Julia Duffy, was born June 27, 1951 in St. Paul, MN. She made her acting debut in the stage play, The Girl in the Freudian Slip in 1969. She graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1972, and the same year made her television acting debut in the CBS series Love of Life. Over the next several years, Duffy regularly appeared in several television series including The Doctors and Wizards and Warriors, and made episodic appearances in television shows like The Love Boat, Eight is Enough, and Cheers. In 1983, Duffy joined the cast of Newhart as Stephanie Vanderkellen, and remained a regular character on the show through 1990. For her role on Newhart, Duffy was nominated for the best supporting actress Emmy for seven straight years (1984-1990) and a Golden Globe for best supporting actress in a television series in 1988.
After Newhart, Duffy frequently appeared in a number of television series including Designing Women, Baby Talk, Mommies, and Reba. Additional episodic television appearances include Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Men, Women &Dogs, The Drew Carey Show, and CSI: NY. Duffy's motion picture work includes films such as Charlotte's Web 2, Dumb and Dumberer, and Intolerable Cruelty. Duffy is regularly involved in theater projects and made her Broadway debut in Once in a Lifetime in 1978. Additional stage projects include productions of The Three Sisters, Barefoot in the Park, and The Taming of the Shrew.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of scripts related to the career of actress Julia Duffy. Included in the collection are various draft scripts for television and motion picture projects in which Duffy was involved. Among the television project writings is material for Baby Talk, Mommies, Josh and Drake, and Newhart. Motion picture writings include Charlotte's Web 2, Dumb and Dumberer, and Intolerable Cruelty among others. Absent from the collection is material pertaining to Duffy's stage career and script materials from Newhart prior to 1986.

Organization and Arrangement

The scripts are arranged by project title.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Duffy, Julia, 1951- --Archives.
Actresses--United States--Archival resources.

Genres and Forms of Material

television scripts.


Container List

 

7th Heaven

Box 6, Folder 17

Got MLK? - final draft script 11/2/2005

 

Adventures of Alexander Hawkins (The)

Box 1, Folder 1

Revised script 3/26/1984

 

Alone Again

Box 1, Folder 2

Final draft script 4/14/1993

 

Baby Talk

Box 1, Folder 3

Star is Newborn (A) - table draft script 8/6/1990

Box 1, Folder 4

Baby Love - second table draft script 8/29/1990

Box 1, Folder 5

Out of Africa - table draft script 10/3/1990

Box 1, Folder 6

Out of Africa - shooting script 10/8/1990

Box 1, Folder 7

Give a Sucker an Even Break - table draft script 10/10/1990

Box 1, Folder 8

Remembrance of Things...Future - first draft script 10/17/1990

Box 1, Folder 9

One Night with Eliot - table draft script 11/8/1990

 

Battle Beyond the Stars

Box 1, Folder 10

Screenplay 1/16/1980

 

Campus Ladies

Box 1, Folder 11

We are Family - third revised draft script 11/11/2006

 

Charlotte's Web II

Box 1, Folder 12

Screenplay 6/22/2001

 

CSI:NY

Box 1, Folder 13

Recycling - shooting draft script 11/11/2004

 

Designing Women

Box 1, Folder 14

Big Desk (The) - final draft script 7/30/1990

Box 1, Folder 15

Dwayne's World - final draft script 9/10/1991

Box 2, Folder 1

Marriage Most Foul - first draft script 9/23/1991

 

Drake & Josh

Box 2, Folder 2

Mean Teacher - shooting draft script 3/15/2004

Box 2, Folder 3

Honor Council - shooting draft script 4/19/2004

Box 2, Folder 4

Little Sibling - shooting draft script 2/22/2005

Box 2, Folder 5

Vicious Tiberius - table draft script 12/8/2005

Box 2, Folder 6

Vicious Tiberius - shooting script 12/12/2005

Box 2, Folder 7

Merry Christmas - production draft script 7/31/2008

 

Drew Carey Show (The)

Box 2, Folder 8

Rich Woman, Poor Man - shooting draft script 3/18/2002

 

Dumb and Dumberer (When Harry Met Lloyd)

Box 2, Folder 9

Production draft script 9/16/2002

Box 2, Folder 10

Production script 11/13/2002

Box 2, Folder 11

Buff script revisions 12/2/2002

Note

Includes call sheet
 

Foster's Field Trip

Box 2, Folder 13

Final draft script 5/6/1994

Note

May have been released as Kidz in the Wood.
 

Fred From Space

Box 2, Folder 12

Pilot presentation 2/24/2003

 

George & Leo

Box 3, Folder 1

Cameo Show (The) - table draft script 9/24/1997

 

Grace Under Fire

Box 3, Folder 2

Down in the Boondocks - table draft script 1/5/1998

 

Hotel

Box 3, Folder 3

Hearts and Minds - third draft script 2/12/1985

 

Intolerable Cruelty

Box 3, Folder 4

Final production draft script 6/24/2002

Note

Includes shooting call sheets
 

Irene

Box 3, Folder 5

Revised final draft script 2/28/1981

 

Joey

Box 3, Folder 6

Joey and the Wrong Name - final draft script 2/3/2005

 

Late Bloomer

Box 3, Folder 7

Revised table draft script 12/5/1997

 

Listen Up

Box 3, Folder 8

Snub Thy Neighbor - second revised table draft script 12/6/2004

Box 3, Folder 9

Snub Thy Neighbor - final draft script 12/7/2004

Box 3, Folder 10

Checkmates - table draft script 2/10/2005

 

Love Boat (The)

Box 3, Folder 11

Last Heist (The)/Starting Over/Watching the Master - second draft script 3/7/1984

 

Lucky Us

Box 3, Folder 12

Pilot script 3/21/2004

 

Men, Women & Dogs

Box 3, Folder 13

Kibbles and Grits - table draft script 10/1/2001

 

Mommies

Box 3, Folder 14

Four Mommies and a Funeral - table draft script 11/2/1994

Box 3, Folder 15

Enter Christine - second draft script 11/11/1994

Box 3, Folder 16

Mother of All In-Laws - second draft script 11/18/1994

Box 4, Folder 1

Mother of All In Laws - final draft script 11/22/1994

Box 4, Folder 2

I Do, I Do Again - table draft script 12/1/1994

Box 4, Folder 3

I Do, I Do Again - final draft script 12/6/1994

Box 4, Folder 4

Selling Out - table draft script 12/14/1994

 

Murder at the PTA

Box 4, Folder 5

Draft script 5/21/1990

Note

Includes call sheet. May have been released as Murder at the PTA Luncheon.
 

Newhart

Box 4, Folder 6

Camp Stephanie - final draft script 7/28/1986

Box 4, Folder 7

Co-Hostess Twinkie - final draft script 8/20/1986

Box 4, Folder 8

Sweet and Sour Charity - first draft script 10/9/1986

Box 4, Folder 9

Everybody Ought to Have a Maid - final draft script 11/19/1986

Box 4, Folder 10

It's My Party and I'll Die if I Want To - final draft script 12/10/1986

Box 4, Folder 11

Unfriendly Persuasion - final draft script 1/7/1987

Box 4, Folder 12

Inn This Corner - final draft script 7/22/1987

Box 4, Folder 13

Here's to You, Mrs. Loudon - final draft script 8/12/1987

Box 4, Folder 14

Telethon Man - final draft script 8/19/1987

Box 4, Folder 15

Buck Stops Here (The) - final draft script 1/13/1988

Box 4, Folder 16

Midseason Night's Dream (A) - final draft script 2/10/1988

Box 4, Folder 17

This Blood's For You - final shooting script 10/5/1988

Box 4, Folder 18

I Married Dick - final shooting script 10/26/1988

Box 5, Folder 1

Shoe Business is My Life - final shooting script 12/13/1988

Box 5, Folder 2

Hi, Society! - final shooting script 1/11/1989

Box 5, Folder 3

Cupcake on My Back - final shooting script 1/18/1989

Box 5, Folder 4

One and a Half Million Dollar Man - final shooting script 2/15/1989

Box 5, Folder 5

Malling in Love Again - final shooting script 4/19/1989

Box 5, Folder 6

Don't Worry, Be Pregnant - final draft shooting script 8/4/1989

Box 5, Folder 7

Ramblin Michael Harris - draft shooting script 9/21/1989

Box 5, Folder 8

Ramblin Michael Harris - final shooting script 10/3/1989

Box 5, Folder 9

Good Lord Loudon - first draft script 10/2/1989

Box 5, Folder 10

Good Lord Loudon - final shooting script 10/18/1989

Box 5, Folder 11

Meet Michael Vanderkellen - final shooting script 10/11/1989

Box 5, Folder 12

Cupcake in a Cage - first draft shooting script 10/20/1989

Box 5, Folder 13

Cupcake in a Cage - final shooting script 11/1/1989

Box 5, Folder 14

Attack of the Killer Aunt - first draft shooting script 10/30/1989

Box 5, Folder 15

Attack of the Killer Aunt - final shooting script 11/15/1989

Box 5, Folder 16

Jumpin' George - first draft shooting script 11/20/1989

Box 5, Folder 17

Beauty and the Pest - final shooting script 12/12/1989

Box 5, Folder 18

Good Neighbor Sam - final shooting script 1/3/1990

Box 5, Folder 19

Seein' Double - first draft shooting script 1/5/1990

Box 5, Folder 20

Seein' Double - revised first draft script 1/16/1990

Box 6, Folder 1

Seein' Double - final shooting script 1/17/1990

Box 6, Folder 2

Born to be Mild (The Story of the Vermont Hooligans) - first draft shooting script 1/25/1990

Box 6, Folder 3

Born to be Mild (The Story of the Vermont Hooligans) - final shooting script 1/31/1990

Box 6, Folder 4

Handymania - first draft shooting script 2/21/1990

Box 6, Folder 5

Handymania - first draft shooting script 2/21/1990

Note

Includes annotations
Box 6, Folder 6

Handymania - final shooting script 2/28/1990

Box 6, Folder 7

Dick and Tim - final shooting script 3/6/1990

Box 6, Folder 8

Father Goose - final shooting script 3/21/1990

Box 6, Folder 9

My Husband, My Peasant - first draft shooting script 3/22/1990

 

Pepper Ann

Box 6, Folder 10

Thanksgiving Dad - fourth draft script 1/15/1997

 

Reba

Box 6, Folder 11

Honeymoon's Over or Now What? (The) - second revised table draft script 8/31/2001

Box 6, Folder 12

Honeymoon's Over or Now What? (The) - final draft script 9/4/2001

Box 6, Folder 13

Story of a Divorce (The) - final draft script 1/14/2002

Box 6, Folder 14

It Ain't Over till the Redhead Sings - table draft script 3/7/2002

Box 6, Folder 15

It Ain't Over till the Redhead Sings - final draft script 3/12/2002

 

Sabrina, The Teenage Witch

Box 6, Folder 16

Mrs. Kraft - writer's draft script 11/12/1998

 

Social Studies

Box 6, Folder 18

Block Off the Old Chip - final draft script 9/13/1996

Box 6, Folder 19

All We are Saying is Give Kit a Chance - table draft script 10/2/1996

Box 6, Folder 20

Woodridge Uncut - table draft script 10/16/1996

Box 7, Folder 1

Woodridge Uncut - final draft script 10/18/1996

 

Sooner or Later

Box 7, Folder 2

Third revised draft script 6/26/1998

Note

May have been released as Maybe Baby.
 

Suite Life (The)

Box 7, Folder 3

Maddie Checks In - shooting draft script 9/20/2004

 

Virtual Realities

Box 7, Folder 4

Basic Values: Sex, Shock & Censorship in the 90's - final draft script 3/1/1993

 

Wizards of Waverly Place

Box 7, Folder 5

Credit Check - rehearsal draft script 8/22/2007

Box 7, Folder 6

Credit Check - shooting script 8/23/2007