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Phoebe Ephron (1914–1971)


Former mother-in-law of writer Dan Greenburg (first husband of daughter Nora). See more trivia »

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Carousel Writer
Desk Set
Desk Set Writer
Daddy Long Legs


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 1972-1973 The Paul Lynde Show (TV Series) (play - 9 episodes)
- Back Talk (1973) ... (play)
- The Congressman's Son (1973) ... (play)
- An Affair to Forget (1972) ... (play)
- Meet Aunt Charlotte (1972) ... (play)
- Whose Lib? (1972) ... (play)
 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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 1972 The Paul Lynde Show (TV Series) (based on stage play "Howie")

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Henry Ephron and her play, "Take Her, She's Mine," was performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Hans Conried in the cast. See more »

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Under contract at 20th Century Fox, 1950-56. See more »

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