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Irvin S. Cobb (1876–1944)

Novelist and dramatist who acted in occasional US films of both silent and sound eras. See full bio »

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Judge Priest
Judge Priest Writer
The Sun Shines Bright
Speaking of Relations
Nosed Out
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  Danger (TV Series) (play - 1 episode, 1955) (story - 1 episode, 1955)
- The Belled Buzzard (1955) ... (play) / (story)
 1953 The Sun Shines Bright (short stories "The Sun Shines Bright", "The Mob from Massac" and "The Lord Provides")
 1939 Our Leading Citizen (story)
 1934 The Ballad of Paducah Jail (Short) (story and screenplay)
 1934 Judge Priest (based on: character of "Judge Priest")
 1934 Nosed Out (Short) (story)
 1934 Speaking of Relations (Short) (story)
 1933 The Woman Accused (Liberty Magazine serial chapter)
 1928 Walls Tell Tales (Short) (story)
 1927 Turkish Delight (story)
 1922 The Five Dollar Baby (story)
 1921 Pardon My French (titles)
 1921 Peck's Bad Boy (titles)
 1921 Boys Will Be Boys (story - as Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb)
 1920 The Smart Aleck (Short) (story)
 1920 The Life of the Party (story)
 1918 The Face in the Dark (story "The Web")
 1918 Fields of Honor (story "Field of Honor")
 1917 Fighting Odds (play "Under Sentence")
 1916 The Dollar and the Law (story)
 1915 Graft (story)
 1914 Our Mutual Girl, No. 33 (Short)
 1914 Our Mutual Girl, No. 32 (Short)
 1914 Our Mutual Girl, No. 31 (Short)
 1914 Our Mutual Girl, No. 30 (Short)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Under Sentence. Written by Roi Cooper Megrue and Irvin S. Cobb. Harris Theatre: 3 Oct 1916- Nov 1916 (closing date unknown/55 performances). Cast: Janet Beecher, John A. Boone, Harry Crosby, Stephen Denbeigh, E.H. Dresser, Laurence Eddinger [credited as Lawrence Eddinger], Thomas P. Gunn, Felix Krembs, George MacQuarrie, Thomas... See more »

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1 Portrayal | 6 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb | Mr. Cobb

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Personal Quote:

If a woman likes another woman, she's cordial. If she doesn't like her, she's very cordial.


Grandfather of Buff Cobb. See more »

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