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Liam O'Brien (IV) (1913–1996)

Mr. O'Brien was a screenwriter and producer of films and television programmes. He also wrote the Broadway comedy "The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker", which launched his Hollywood career. See full bio »

Died:

(age 83) in California, USA

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Known For

Police Story
Police Story Miscellaneous Crew
(1973-1977)
Miami Vice
Miami Vice Producer
(1984-1986)
Here Comes the Groom
(1951)
Trapeze
Trapeze Writer
(1956)

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 1973-1977 Police Story (TV Series) (executive story consultant - 85 episodes)
- Prime Rib (1977) ... (executive story consultant)
- The Six Foot Stretch (1977) ... (executive story consultant)
- Ice Time (1977) ... (executive story consultant)
- One of Our Cops Is Crazy (1977) ... (executive story consultant)
- End of the Line (1977) ... (executive story consultant)
 1975 Cop on the Beat (TV Movie) (executive story consultant)
 1970-1971 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) (story consultant - 24 episodes)
- The Grandstand Play: Part II (1971) ... (story consultant)
- The Grandstand Play: Part I (1971) ... (story consultant)
- The Bomber and Mrs. Moroney (1971) ... (story consultant)
- Dear Enemy (1971) ... (story consultant)
- The Gunrunner (1971) ... (story consultant)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "The Remarkable Mrs. Pennypacker," was performed at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Burgess Meredith and John McGiver in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Liam O'Brian
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Brother-in-law of Olga San Juan. See more »

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Pisces

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