Wrote and produced a sitcom pilot for ABC called "Big Man, Little Man." Claude Akins
starred as a trapper during the gold-rush days of the mid-1800s who promised his best friend that he'd guide the man's daughter to California upon his death.
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Won Broadway's 1975 Tony Award, along with collaborators Peter Udell
and Philip Rose
, as Best Book (Musical) for "Shenandoah," based on his script of an earlier film of the same title, Shenandoah