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John Patrick (II) (1905–1995)


Won the 1954 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for the play "The Teahouse of the August Moon". See more trivia »


(age 90) in Florida, USA

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 1997 Záhadná paní Savageová (TV Movie) (play "The Curious Savagel")
 1983 The Hasty Heart (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 Das heiße Herz (TV Movie) (novel "The Hasty Heart")
 1978 Love Is a Time of Day (TV Movie)
 1975 Something Wonderful Happens Every Spring (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1974 The Small Miracle (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1968/I The Shoes of the Fisherman (screenplay)
 1968 Eine etwas sonderbare Dame (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Das kleine Teehaus (play "The Teahouse of the August Moon")
 1962 Gigot (screenplay)
 1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Hasty Heart (1961) ... (play)
 1960 The World of Suzie Wong (screenplay)
 1959 The David Niven Show (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Life Line (1959) ... (story)
 1958 Some Came Running (writer)
 1958 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Hasty Heart (1958) ... (play)
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (original author - 1 episode)
- The Curious Savage (1958) ... (original author)
 1958 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Music Lesson (1958) ... (story - as Jack Patrick)
 1957 Das heiße Herz (TV Movie) (play "The Hasty Heart")
 1957 Les Girls (screenplay)
 1956 The Teahouse of the August Moon (play) / (screenplay)
 1956 Daniel Boone, Trail Blazer (screenplay - as Jack Patrick)
  Warner Brothers Presents (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1956) (story - 1 episode, 1956)
- Strange World (1956) ... (story - as Jack Patrick) / (teleplay - as Jack Patrick)
- Deep Freeze (1956) ... (teleplay)
 1956 High Society (screenplay)
 1955 Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (screenplay)
 1955 Das heiße Herz (TV Movie) (play "The Hasty Heart")
 1955 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Who's the Blonde? (1955) ... (teleplay)
 1954 Three Coins in the Fountain (screen play)
 1953 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Hasty Heart (1953) ... (play)
  Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson (TV Series) (1 episode, 1952) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1953)
- The House (1953) ... (teleplay - as Jack Patrick)
 1953 The President's Lady (writer)
 1952 Rebound (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Thief (1952) ... (teleplay - as Jack Patrick)
 1949 The Hasty Heart (play)
 1949 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Story of Mary Surratt (1949) ... (play)
 1948 Enchantment (screenplay)
 1947 Second Chance (original story)
 1947 Framed (story)
 1946 The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (story "Love Lies Bleeding" - as Jack Patrick)
 1938 Up the River (screenplay)
 1938 Five of a Kind (original screenplay)
 1938 Mr. Moto Takes a Chance (screenplay)
 1938 Battle of Broadway (screenplay)
 1938 International Settlement (writer)
 1937 Big Town Girl
 1937 Dangerously Yours (screenplay)
 1937 One Mile from Heaven (screenplay)
 1937 Born Reckless (screen play)
 1937 Midnight Taxi (screenplay)
 1937 Time Out for Romance (screenplay)
 1936 Fifteen Maiden Lane (screenplay)
 1936 36 Hours to Kill (screen play)
 1936 High Tension

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Stage: Wrote "Lovely Ladies, Kind Gentlemen", produced on Broadway. Musical comedy. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jack Patrick

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Playwright and screenwriter. Educated at Our Lady of Holy Cross College in New Orleans. Started his writing career with radio scripts for NBC in San Francisco, between 1933 and 1936. His first Broadway play flopped in 1935, as did a subsequent effort in 1942. Had his first big hit with 'The Hasty Heart' (1945), which was turned into a film starring Ronald Reagan in 1949. See more »

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