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Edmund Morris (I) (1912–1998)

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Started as an actor in stock companies and first appeared on screen in 'Having a Wonderful Time' in 1937. Acted on stage in 'Golden Boy' and 'Margin for Error'. He had a hit with his play 'The Wooden Dish' in 1954, primarily in London, though it also had a short run on Broadway. His best known screenplay was 'Walk on the Wild Side' in 1962, ...

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 1974 Medical Center (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Tainted Lady (1974) ... (story)
 1968 Project X (writer)
 1968 Danger Has Two Faces (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 1967 Tarzan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Thief Catcher (1967) ... (writer)
 1966 The Rat Patrol (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Fatal Chase Raid (1966) ... (story)
 1966 The Man Who Never Was (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Target: Eva (1966) ... (story - teleplay)
  Court Martial (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1966) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1966)
- The Logistics of Survival (1966) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1965 The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Night of the Glowing Corpse (1965) ... (story)
 1964 Channing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Freedom Is a Lovesome Thing God Wot (1964) ... (writer)
 1962 The Savage Guns (screenplay)
 1962 Walk on the Wild Side (screenplay)
  Checkmate (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1961) (story - 1 episode, 1961)
- Voyage Into Fear (1961) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- A Matter of Conscience (1961) ... (teleplay)
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Wooden Dish (1961) ... (story)
 1960 Familie (TV Movie) (play "Die hölzerne Schüssel")
  Colt .45 (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1960) (story - 1 episode, 1960)
- Appointment in Agoura (1960) ... (teleplay)
- The Gandy Dancers (1960) ... (teleplay)
- Alibi (1960) ... (story)
  Lawman (TV Series) (teleplay - 12 episodes, 1958 - 1960) (writer - 7 episodes, 1958 - 1959)
- The Swamper (1960) ... (teleplay)
- Left Hand of the Law (1960) ... (teleplay)
- The Shelter (1959) ... (writer)
- The Exchange (1959) ... (writer)
- The Conclave (1959) ... (writer)
 1959-1960 Sugarfoot (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Journey to Provision (1960) ... (writer)
- The Gaucho (1959) ... (writer)
- The Gitanos (1959) ... (writer)
 1959 The Rifleman (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Legacy (1959) ... (written by)
 1959 The Texan (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Telegraph Story (1959) ... (writer)
  Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1958) (writer - 1 episode, 1958)
- Medal for Valor (1958) ... (story) / (writer)
 1957-1958 Richard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Double Jeopardy (1958) ... (written by)
- Escape from Oak Lane (1957) ... (written by)
 1957 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Wooden Dish (1957) ... (play)
 1957 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- With No Regrets (1957) ... (teleplay)
 1955 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Walk into the Night (1955) ... (writer)
 1954 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) (television play - 1 episode)
- The Contender (1954) ... (television play)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Suitor (1953) ... (writer)
 1952 Rocky King, Detective (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Hermit's Cat (1952) ... (as Ed Morris)
- One Minute for Murder ... (uncredited)

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The Wooden Dish (1955). Written by Edmund Morris. Directed by Louis Calhern. Booth Theatre: 6 Oct 1955- 15 Oct 1955 (12 performances). Cast: Louis Calhern (as "Lon Pop Dennison"), John Randolph (as "Ed Mason"), Polly Rowles, Edgar Stehli (as "Sam Yaeger"), Gordon Tanner, James Westerfield, Barbara Barrie (as "Janey Stewart"), ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Ed Morris
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Trivia:

Started as an actor in stock companies and first appeared on screen in 'Having a Wonderful Time' in 1937. Acted on stage in 'Golden Boy' and 'Margin for Error'. He had a hit with his play 'The Wooden Dish' in 1954, primarily in London, though it also had a short run on Broadway. His best known screenplay was 'Walk on the Wild Side' in 1962, thereafter mostly television work. During the 1970s, he ... See more »

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