3 wins & 4 nominations.
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She wrote the book for the musical, "Funny Girl," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Linda Gerard in the cast. Jule Styne was composer. Bob Merrill was lyricist.
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American screenwriter, who first worked in the mail room at MGM, later becoming a contract writer, 1942-57. Member of the Communist Party (1939-44). Called before the House Un-American Activities Committee in 1952, Lennart became a 'friendly witness', naming 21 people as former party members. As a result, her name was removed from the blacklist and she was permitted to continue working.