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A.E. Hotchner

A.E. Hotchner was born on June 28, 1920 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Aaron Edward Hotchner. He is a writer and producer, known for King of the Hill (1993), Looking for Miracles (1989) and Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man (1962). See full bio »

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 2001 After the Storm (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1993 King of the Hill (memoir)
 1989 The Man Who Lived at the Ritz (TV Movie) (novel)
 1989 Looking for Miracles (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Sophia Loren: Her Own Story (TV Movie) (book)
 1964 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Wind of Hurricane Force (1964) ... (story)
 1963 The Defenders (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Loophole (1963) ... (written by)
 1960 The Chevy Mystery Show (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Run-Around (1960) ... (story)
 1959-1960 Buick-Electra Playhouse (TV Series) (teleplay - 4 episodes)
- The Gambler, the Nun and the Radio (1960) ... (teleplay)
- The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1960) ... (teleplay)
- The Fifth Column (1960) ... (teleplay)
- The Killers (1959) ... (teleplay)
 1960 The Gambler, the Nun and the Radio (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1960 The Snows of Kilimanjaro (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1960 The Fifth Column (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1958-1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- The Killers of Mussolini (1959) ... (writer)
- For Whom the Bell Tolls: Part 2 (1959) ... (writer)
- For Whom the Bell Tolls: Part 1 (1959) ... (writer)
- The Last Clear Chance (1958) ... (writer)
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- No Gun, No Guilt (1959) ... (writer)
 1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fifty Grand (1958) ... (writer)
 1957 The Seven Lively Arts (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The World of Nick Adams (1957) ... (play)
  Playwrights '56 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1956) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1955)
- You Sometimes Get Rich (1956) ... (writer)
- The Battler (1955) ... (adaptation)
 1953 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Vanishing Point (1953) ... (writer)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (13 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "The White House," was performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Helen Hayes and James Daly in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

A E Hotchner

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He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with dual degrees in history (A.B.) and law (J.D.), and was admitted to the Missouri State Bar in 1941, practicing law only briefly before the outbreak of World War II. See more »

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