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Henry Ephron (1911–1992)


Father-in-law of Nicholas Pileggi (third husband of daughter Nora). See more trivia »

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 1963 Captain Newman, M.D. (screenplay)
 1963 Take Her, She's Mine (play)
 1957 Desk Set (screenplay)
 1956 Carousel (screenplay)
 1955 The Girl Rush (story)
 1955 Daddy Long Legs (screenplay)
 1952 What Price Glory (screenplay)
 1952 Belles on Their Toes (screenplay)
 1951 On the Riviera (screen play)
 1950 The Jackpot (screenplay)
 1949 Look for the Silver Lining (screenplay)
 1949 John Loves Mary (writer)
 1948 Wallflower (writer)
 1944 Three Is a Family (play)
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In 1961, he co-wrote the play used as a basis for an unsold ABC comedy series called "Take Her, She's Mine" starring Van Johnson. The play, also entitled "Take Her. She's Mine", and starring Art Carney, had a successful run on Broadway, and was made into a film starring James Stewart. See more »

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American playwright, screenwriter and producer, usually working in collaboration with his wife Phoebe. Attended Cornell University, then worked as a stage manager. Began his writing career soon after meeting his future wife. Active as a member of the Writer's Guild of America. See more »

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