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Earl Carroll (I) (1893–1948)

Producer, director, composer, songwriter and composer; Earl Carroll was part Billy Rose, a little Busby Berkeley and part Michael Todd. He was a staff writer for a New York publishing company between 1912 and 1917, then served in the US Army Air Force during World War I. He produced and directed the Broadway musicals "Earl Carroll Vanities" (11 ... See full bio »

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12.10 Writer
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 1967 Who's That Knocking at My Door (writer: "Ain't That Just Like Me?" - uncredited)
 1965 Hollywood a Go Go (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.44 (1965) ... (writer: "Ain't That Just Like Me")
 1964 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.27 (1964) ... (writer: "Ain't That Just Like Me")
 1944 The Merry Monahans (lyrics: "Isle D'Amour" - uncredited)
 1940 A Night at Earl Carroll's (lyrics: "One Look at You", "Cali-Conga" - uncredited)
 1929 So Long Letty (writer: "So Long Letty" - uncredited)
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 1934 Murder at the Vanities (based upon the play by)
 1923 Bavu (play)
 1919 12.10 (writer)
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 1940 A Night at Earl Carroll's (producer)
 1937 Love Is News (associate producer)
 1936 Stowaway (associate producer)
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 1940 A Night at Earl Carroll's
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 1946 Peeks at Hollywood (Short)
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 1933 Costuming the Vanities (Short documentary)
 1916 Animated Weekly, No. 50 (Documentary short)
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Other Works:

Stage: Wrote (w/George Barr McCutcheon) / directed / produced "Daddy Dumplings", produced on Broadway. Comedy/drama. Theatre Republic: 22 Nov 1920-Jan 1921 (closing date unknown/64 performances). See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 5 Articles | See more »

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Died in the company of actress Beryl Wallace on United Airlines Flight 624, a DC-6 [NC37506] named the "Mainliner Utah," a coast-to-coast flight to New York City that originated in San Diego, California with stops in Los Angeles and Chicago with 39 passengers and 4 crew. Equipped with 4-Pratt & Whitney R-2800 engines, the aircraft had a recent history of engine fires. Although this particular ... See more »


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