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Octavus Roy Cohen (1891–1959)

Octavus Roy Cohen was born on June 26, 1891 in Charleston, South Carolina, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for I Love You Again (1940), The Matrimaniac (1916) and Jim Hanvey, Detective (1937). He was married to Inez Lopez. He died on January 6, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Aftermath (1960) ... (story)
 1957 The George Sanders Mystery Theater (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Love Has No Alibi (1957) ... (novel)
 1955 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Final Tribute (1955) ... (story)
  Four Star Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1955) (from a story by - 1 episode, 1954)
- Let the Chips Fall (1955) ... (story)
- Detective's Holiday (1954) ... (from a story by)
  Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (original story - 2 episodes, 1954 - 1955) (story - 1 episode, 1953)
- Night of Terror (1955) ... (original story)
- His Father's Keeper (1954) ... (original story)
- The Suitors (1953) ... (story)
 1953 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Lost and Found (1953) ... (story)
 1953 Hollywood Opening Night (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Interlude (1953) ... (story)
 1942 Gallant Lady (story)
 1941 The Pittsburgh Kid (novel "Kid Tinsel")
 1940 I Love You Again (based on the novel by)
 1937 The Outer Gate (novel)
 1937 Jim Hanvey, Detective (story)
 1936 They Met in a Taxi (story)
 1935 The Virginia Judge (original story)
 1935 Transient Lady (story "Transient Lady")
 1933 Curtain at Eight (novel "The Back Stage Mystery" - uncredited)
 1931 The Big Gamble (story)
 1930 The Social Lion (story "Marco Himself")
 1930 The Other Tomorrow (story)
 1929 Why Bring That Up? (story)
 1929 The Lady Fare (Short) (story)
 1929 The Framing of the Shrew (Short) (writer)
 1929 Music Hath Harms (Short) (story)
 1928 Married Bachelors (Short) (story)
 1928 Some Babies (Short) (story)
 1928 His In-Laws (Short) (story)
 1928 All Balled Up (story)
 1928 The Prince and the Papa (Short) (story)
 1928 Horns and Orange Blossoms (Short) (story)
 1928 The Law and the Man (story "False Fires")
 1926 Red Dice (novel "The Iron Chalice")
 1920 Dollars and Sense (story "Two Cents Worth of Humaneness")
 1918 The Kaiser's Shadow (story "The Triple Cross")
 1918 The Eyes of Mystery (story "The House in the Mist")
 1917 The Strong Way (story)
 1916 The Matrimaniac (story)
 1915 The Honeymoon Baby (Short) (story)
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Story: "Two Cents Worth of Humaneness" (filmed as Dollars and Sense (1920)). See more »

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Son with Ina Lopez, Octavus Roy Cohen Jr.

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