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Charles R. Jackson (1903–1968)

Charles Jackson was born in 1903 into a wholly dysfunctional family in Summit, New Jersey. His father skipped out on the family when he was 10 and the boy completed his elementary education in Newark, then began college at Syracuse University but abruptly quit. Despite never completing college, Jackson had a passion for literature and at various ... See full bio »

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 1959 The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- High Green Wall (1959) ... (teleplay - as Charles Jackson)
 1958 Naked City (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Other Face of Goodness (1958) ... (story - as Charles Jackson)
 1957 Teledrama (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Farrapo Humano (1957) ... (novel)
 1957 On Camera (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Liked Dickens (1957) ... (adaptation)
 1956 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Lost Weekend (1956) ... (writer)
 1955 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Lost Weekend (1955) ... (novel)
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series) (adaptation - as Charles Jackson, episode "Night Visitor, A") / (story - as Charles Jackson, episode "Night Visitor, A")
 1954 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- High Green Wall (1954) ... (teleplay - as Charles Jackson)
 1945 The Lost Weekend (from the novel by)
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 1965 A Place in the Country (Documentary short)

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Sometimes confused with a different Charles R. Jackson, a Marine who was held in a Japanese POW camp and wrote a book about his experiences.

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