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A.J. Russell (1915–1999)

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Won Emmy Award in 1957 for his writing for "The Phil Silvers Show". Also wrote for "The Honeymooners", "The Ed Sullivan Show", and "General Hospital".

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Filmography

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 1988 Gleason: He's the Greatest (TV Series) (26 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (1988)
- Episode #1.25 (1988)
- Episode #1.24 (1988)
- Episode #1.23 (1988)
- Episode #1.22 (1988)
 1987 Dynasty (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Confession (1987) ... (teleplay)
 1984 General Hospital (TV Series) (storyline consultant - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 May 1984 (1984) ... (storyline consultant)
 1972 The Crooked Hearts (TV Movie)
 1971 The Death of Me Yet (TV Movie)
  The Bold Ones: The Senator (TV Series) (8 episodes, 1970 - 1971) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1970) (story - 1 episode, 1970)
- A Single Blow of a Sword (1971) ... (creator)
- George Washington Told a Lie (1971) ... (creator)
- Some Day, They'll Elect a President (1971) ... (creator)
- A Continual Roar of Musketry: Part 2 (1970) ... (creator)
- A Continual Roar of Musketry: Part 1 (1970) ... (creator)
 1970 Somerset (TV Series) (head writer - 1976)
 1969 Stiletto (writer)
 1968 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) (original script - 1 episode)
- The Honeymooners: The Boy Next Door (1968) ... (original script)
 1968 A Lovely Way to Die (written by)
  Ironside (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1967) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Monster of Comus Towers (1967) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1967 The Borgia Stick (TV Movie)
 1964-1965 Profiles in Courage (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- George Mason (1965) ... (writer)
- Daniel Webster (1965) ... (writer)
- Sam Houston (1964) ... (writer)
- Thomas Hart Benton (1964) ... (writer)
 1963 The Defenders (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- A Taste for Vengeance (1963) ... (written by)
- The Poisoned Fruit Doctrine (1963) ... (written by)
 1962 Gigot (uncredited)
 1961 The Million Dollar Incident (TV Movie)
 1961 The Chevy Show (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- O'Halloran's Luck (1961) ... (adaptation)
 1961 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- O'Halloran's Luck (1961) ... (writer)
 1960 Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Gathering Storm (1960) ... (writer)
 1960 The Big Sell (TV Movie)
 1960 Shirley Temple's Storybook (TV Series) (written for television by - 1 episode)
- Winnie-the-Pooh (1960) ... (written for television by)
 1960 The Fabulous Fifties (Documentary)
 1959 Once Upon a Christmas Time (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1959 The Sorcerer's Apprentice (TV Movie)
  Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1958) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1957)
- The Time of Your Life (1958) ... (written by)
- Three Men on a Horse (1957) ... (adaptation)
  On Camera (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1954 - 1958) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1955)
- The New Year Caper (1958) ... (writer)
- The New Year Caper (1956) ... (writer)
- Deadlock (1955) ... (screenplay)
- The 39th Bomb (1954) ... (writer)
  The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (written by - 6 episodes, 1957 - 1958)
- Papa Bilko (1958) ... (written by - as A. H. Russell)
- Bilko at Bay (1957) ... (written by)
- Lieutenant Bilko (1957) ... (written by)
  The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1957) (writer - 21 episodes, 1953 - 1957)
- Away We Go (1957)
- My Fair Landlord (1957) ... (writer)
- Finders Keepers (1956) ... (writer)
- Two Family Car (1956) ... (writer)
  Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes, 1956) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1956)
- Kill with Kindness (1956) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The Hidden Thing (1956) ... (story)
 1955-1956 The Honeymooners (TV Series) (written by - 9 episodes)
- Dial J for Janitor (1956) ... (written by)
- Young Man with a Horn (1956) ... (written by)
- Pardon My Glove (1956) ... (written by)
- Ralph Kramden, Inc. (1956) ... (written by)
- A Matter of Record (1956) ... (written by)
  Star Stage (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (written by - 1 episode, 1956)
- The Real Thing (1956) ... (written by)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1954 Justice (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Belmont Prison Break (1954) ... (teleplay)
- The Coney Island Mystery (1954) ... (teleplay)
- Keith's Case (1954) ... (teleplay)
 1954 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Recoil (1954) ... (writer)
 1954 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Statute of Limitations (1954) ... (writer)
  Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (written for television by - 2 episodes, 1952 - 1953) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1954) (writer - 1 episode, 1953) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1953)
- A Criminal Design (1954) ... (teleplay)
- Conflict (1953) ... (writer)
- The Laugh Maker (1953) ... (written for television by)
- The Walsh Girls (1953) ... (adaptation)
- The Hospital (1952) ... (written for television by)
 1953 Danger (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Letter of Thanks (1953) ... (writer)
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series) (adapted by - 1 episode)
- Age of Peril (1952) ... (adapted by)
  Lights Out (TV Series) (written by - 9 episodes, 1950 - 1951) (writer - 1 episode, 1951) (adapted by - 1 episode, 1951)
- The Angry Birds (1951) ... (written by)
- The Chamber of Gloom (1951) ... (written by)
- To See Ourselves (1951) ... (written by)
- Follow Me (1951) ... (writer)
- Dead Freight (1951) ... (written by)
  The Clock (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 1950 - 1951) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1951)
- The Afflication (1951) ... (adaptation)
- The Hidden Thing (1951) ... (written by)
- Runaway (1951) ... (written by)
- The New Year Caper (1950) ... (written by)
- The Last Tomorrow (1950) ... (written by)
 1923 God's Prodigal (novel)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

A. H. Russell | Andrew Russell | Andy Russell
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Trivia:

Won Emmy Award in 1957 for his writing for "The Phil Silvers Show". Also wrote for "The Honeymooners", "The Ed Sullivan Show", and "General Hospital".

Nickname:

Andy

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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