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John Mason Brown (1900–1969)

John Mason Brown was born on July 3, 1900 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He is known for his work on Americana (1947), Tonight on Broadway (1948) and Transatlantic Quiz (1946). He died on March 16, 1969 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1948 Critic at Large (TV Series)
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 1947 Paris 1900 (Documentary) (script - US version)
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 1965 The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series)
- Episode #3.9 (1965) ... Himself
 1959 Small World (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (1959) ... Himself
 1955 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #2.21 (1955) ... Himself
 1953 Main Street to Broadway
Himself - Critic (uncredited)
 1949 Tonight on Broadway (TV Series)
- Variety (1949) ... Himself
- Sleeping Beauty (1949) ... Himself
- The Closing Door (1949) ... Himself
- Texas, Li'l Darlin' (1949) ... Himself
- Yes, M'Lord (1949) ... Himself
 1948 Who Said That? (TV Series)
Himself / panelist
 1947 Americana (TV Series)
Himself / Moderator (12 / 1947-1 / ...
 1946 Transatlantic Quiz (TV Series)
Himself - US Team

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Drama critic, lecturer, author, he worked as drama critic for New York Evening Post from 1929 to 1941. He joined The Saturday Review in 1944 and for many years wrote the column "Seeing Things." He resigned from the Pulitzer Prize drama jury (1963) when the advisory board refused his recommendation of 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf' by Edward Albee.

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