Beverly Bailis Karp

Producer

Beverly Bailis Karp, producer or co-producer of films and plays including Louis Malle pic “My Dinner With Andre,” died Tuesday May 10 of emphysema at her home in New York. She was 72.

She also associate produced Malle’s film “Vanya on 42nd Street” and numerous Off Broadway and Off Off Broadway productions.

Manhattan native graduated Phi Beta Kappa from UCLA, worked as a script reader for producer David Brown at 20th Century Fox and for indie producers, then returned to New York, where she became a magazine writer and producer.

Survivors include two sons, two grandchildren and a sister.

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