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Dinner at Eight
(TV Movie) (earlier screenplay - as Herman Mankiewicz)
The Show Goes On
(adaptation - as Herman Mankiewicz) / (screenplay - as Herman Mankiewicz)
(scenario) / (titles)
His play, "The Vagabond King," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Arthur Maxwell, Rose Inghram, and Clarence Nordstrom in the cast. Frank Carrington and Agnes Morgan were directors.
2 Portrayals |
4 Articles |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on MGM chief Louis B. Mayer
] He had the memory of an elephant and the hide of an elephant. The only difference is that elephants are vegetarians and Mayer's diet was his fellow man.
Distinguished American screenwriter, noted for his satirical, often iconoclastic wit and sophisticated style of writing. Educated at Columbia University and in Berlin, he first worked as a correspondent for "The Chicago Tribune". After his return to the US, he became drama editor for "The New York Times" and "The New Yorker" magazine, before his move to Hollywood in 1926. Through his journalistic...