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Philip Barry (I) (1896–1949)

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American playwright, popular in the 1920's and 30's. He was the son of Irish immigrants and graduated from Yale University in 1919. Barry began his writing career contributing articles to the Daily News and the Literary Magazine. He is best remembered for his sophisticated comedies, notably "Holiday" (1928), and "The Philadelphia Story" (1939).

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 1974 Philadelphia Story (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Holiday (Incantesimo) (TV Movie) (from the play by)
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- In a Garden (1961) ... (play)
 1959 The Philadelphia Story (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Philadelphia Story (1959) ... (play)
 1957 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Animal Kingdom (1957) ... (play)
 1956 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Second Threshold (1956) ... (play)
 1954 The Best of Broadway (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Philadelphia Story (1954) ... (play)
 1954 The Motorola Television Hour (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Black Chiffon (1954) ... (teleplay)
 1951-1952 Celanese Theatre (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- The Animal Kingdom (1952) ... (play)
- The Joyous Season (1951) ... (play)
 1951 Pulitzer Prize Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Second Threshold (1951) ... (play)
 1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Philadelphia Story (1950) ... (play)
 1949 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Holiday (1949) ... (play)
 1938 Who Killed Cock Robin? (TV Movie)
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Stage Play: Bright Star. Written by Philip Barry. Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey. Directed by Arthur Hopkins. Empire Theatre: 15 Oct 1935- Oct 1935 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast: Mae Castle, Jean Dixon (as "Kate Hastings"), Katherine Grey (as "Emily Updike"), Julie Haydon (as "Hope Blake"), Louis Jean Heydt (as "Sam Riddle"),... See more »
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American playwright, popular in the 1920's and 30's. He was the son of Irish immigrants and graduated from Yale University in 1919. Barry began his writing career contributing articles to the Daily News and the Literary Magazine. He is best remembered for his sophisticated comedies, notably "Holiday" (1928), and "The Philadelphia Story" (1939).

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