Won 3 Primetime Emmys.
Another 7 nominations.
See more awards »
(TV Series) (written by - 11 episodes, 1987 - 1989) (teleplay - 4 episodes, 1987 - 1989) (story - 2 episodes, 1987 - 1988)
(TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 1978 - 1979) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1978 - 1984) (story - 1 episode, 1984)
(TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
(TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes, 1977) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1977)
(TV Series) (writer - 93 episodes)
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1966) (written by - 1 episode, 1965)
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
The Jack Benny Program
(TV Series) (1 episode, 1961) (written by - 162 episodes, 1954 - 1965) (writer - 59 episodes, 1954 - 1965)
Shower of Stars
(TV Series) (2 episodes, 1958) (written by - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1958) (writer - 1 episode, 1957)
In 1967, he co-wrote the teleplay for an unsold comedy pilot about two elderly, retired superheroes who must once again don their leotards to do battle with a super-villain who has been set free and has vowed to destroy the world.
Did You Know?
Hal and I had the best jobs in Hollywood. We worked for a man who was truly a prince in this business. There's no way we could that work today.
He served in the United States Army Air Forces on the Azores during World War II in a plane carrying an entertainment troupe made an unscheduled landing because of engine trouble. He began helping comedy writers with their writing. A comedy writer remembered him and tracked him down later to offer him a job in Hollywood.