Make Room for Daddy
(story consultant - 8 episodes, 1953-1955)
(script consultant - 1 episode, 1955)
Jimmy (1969). Musical. Music by Bill Jacob and Patti Jacob. Book by Melville Shavelson
. Lyrics by Bill Jacob and Patti Jacob. Based on "Beau James" by Gene Fowler
. Musical Director: Milton Rosenstock
. Vocal arrangements by Milton Rosenstock. Music arranged by Jack Andrews. Dance arrangements by John Berkman...
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Shavelson and Josefsberg | Mel Shavelson
Did You Know?
Working for Warner Brothers was like making love to a porcupine. A thousand pricks against one.
He was born in Brooklyn, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants. After graduating from Cornell University in 1937, he wrote a humorous column for a campus newspaper, as well as writing and producing a radio show. The latter came to the attention of Bob Hope, who promptly recruited him.