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Irwin Shaw (1913–1984)

Irwin Shaw was born on February 27, 1913 in New York City, New York, USA as Irwin Gilbert Shamforoff. He was a writer and producer, known for The Young Lions (1958), The Talk of the Town (1942) and In the French Style (1963). He was married to Marian Edwards. He died on May 16, 1984 in Davos, Graubünden, Switzerland. See full bio »

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 2005 Ot 180 i vyshe (story "Small Saturday")
 1991 Kinyoubi no shokutaku (TV Movie) (novel "Bread upon the Waters")
 1991 Women & Men 2: In Love There Are No Rules (TV Movie) (story "Return to Kansas City")
 1982 Bogach, bednyak... (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1981 Great Performances (TV Series) (stories The Girls In Their Summer Dresses, The Monument and The Man Who Married a French Wife - 1 episode)
- The Girls in Their Summer Dresses and Other Stories (1981) ... (stories The Girls In Their Summer Dresses, The Monument and The Man Who Married a French Wife)
 1980 Top of the Hill (TV Movie) (story)
 1979 Beggarman, Thief (TV Movie) (novel)
 1978 Evening in Byzantium (TV Movie) (novel "Evening in Byzantium")
 1976-1977 Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series) (characters - 21 episodes)
- Chapter XXI (1977) ... (characters)
- Chapter XX (1977) ... (characters)
- Chapter XIX (1977) ... (characters)
- Chapter XVIII (1977) ... (characters)
- Chapter XVII (1977) ... (characters)
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 9 episodes)
- Part VIII: Chapters 11 and 12 (1976) ... (novel)
- Part VII: Chapter 10 (1976) ... (novel)
- Part VII: Chapter 9 (1976) ... (novel)
- Part VI: Chapter 8 (1976) ... (novel)
- Part V: Chapter 7 (1976) ... (novel)
 1973 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Girls in Their Summer Dresses (1973) ... (writer)
 1969/I Three (story "Then We Were Three")
 1969 Zakopajte mrtve (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Gentle People (TV Movie) (play "The Gentle People")
 1968 Az élö Antigoné (TV Movie)
 1968 Survival 1967 (Documentary) (writer)
 1966 Hyviä ihmisiä (TV Movie) (play "The Gentle People")
 1965 Brooklyn-Ballade (TV Movie) (play "The Gentle People")
 1963 In the French Style (novel) / (screenplay)
 1962 Two Weeks in Another Town (novel)
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
 1958 The Young Lions (novel)
 1958 Desire Under the Elms (screenplay)
 1958 Blyg och ensam (TV Movie) (play "Shy and Lonely")
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The 80 Yard Run (1958) ... (story)
 1957 This Angry Age (writer)
 1957 Tip on a Dead Jockey (novel)
 1957 Fire Down Below (screenplay)
 1954 Light's Diamond Jubilee (TV Movie documentary) (story)
 1954 Ulysses (screenplay)
 1953 Act of Love (writer)
 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Troubled Air (1953) ... (novel)
 1951 I Want You (screen play)
 1950 Cameo Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Triumph of Justice (1950) ... (story)
 1950 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Survivors (1950) ... (story)
 1949 Actor's Studio (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Return to Kansas City (1949) ... (story)
 1949 Easy Living (story "Education of the Heart")
 1949 Take One False Step (novel "Night Call") / (screenplay)
 1948 Arch of Triumph (uncredited)
 1942 Commandos Strike at Dawn (screen play)
 1942 The Talk of the Town (screenplay)
 1941 Out of the Fog (play "The Gentle People")
 1936 The Big Game (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Bury the Dead/Prelude [repertory production]. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 18 Apr 1936- Jul 1936 (closing date unknown//97 performances). Bury the Dead: Written by Irwin Shaw [earliest Broadway credit]. Directed by Worthington Miner and Walter Hart. Cast: Jay Adler (as "Charlie"), Paula Bauersmith (as "Martha Webster"), France ... See more »

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Son-in-law of silent film character actor Snitz Edwards. See more »

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