With unprecedented access to Mary Tyler Moore’s vast archive, Being Mary Tyler Moore chronicles the screen icon whose storied career spanned sixty years. Weaving Moore’s personal narrative with the beats of her professional accomplishments, the film highlights her groundbreaking roles and the indelible impact she had on generations of women who came after her.
Credits: HBO Documentary Films presents Being Mary Tyler Moore in association with FIFTH SEASON, a Hillman Grad production, a Debra Martin Chase production, a The Mission Entertainment Production, a Good Trouble Studios production. Directed by James Adolphus; produced by Ben Selkow, James Adolphus, Lena Waithe, Rishi Rajani, Debra Martin Chase, Andrew C. Coles, Laura Gardner; executive produced by S. Robert Levine, MD and Michael Bernstein. For HBO: executive producers, Nancy Abraham, Lisa Heller; coordinating producer Anna Klein.
Mary Tyler Moore created a legacy supporting Diabetes Research and had a dream of a world without vision loss from diabetes. Together the Mary Tyler Moore and S. Robert Levine MD Charitable Foundation, JDRF, the Caswell Diabetes Institute and Kellogg Eye Center of the University of Michigan, and the Entertainment Industry Foundation have established the Mary Tyler Moore Vision Initiative which is striving to continue her work to PRESERVE and RESTORE vision in people with diabetes.”