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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 Ulysses (1954). He was married to Marian Edwards. He died on May 16, 1984 in Davos, Graubünden, Switzerland. See full bio »

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Known For

The Young Lions
(1958)
The Talk of the Town
(1942)
Ulysses
Ulysses Writer
(1954)
In the French Style
(1963)

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 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")
 1984 Bogach, bednyak... (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1982 Horká vune léta (TV Movie) (novel "Lucy Crown")
 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 Centre Play (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Girls in Their Summer Dresses (1973) ... (writer)
 1969 Zakopajte mrtve (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Lieve mensen (TV Movie) (play "The Gentle People")
 1968 Az élö Antigoné (TV Movie)
 1966 Hyviä ihmisiä (TV Movie) (play "The Gentle People")
 1966 Towarisch (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Brooklyn-Ballade (TV Movie) (play "The Gentle People")
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series) (play - 1 episode)
 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 The Survivors (TV Movie)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1954 Light's Diamond Jubilee (TV Movie documentary) (story)
 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Troubled Air (1953) ... (novel)
 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 The Gentle People (TV Movie) (play)
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Other Works:

Novel: "Tip on a Dead Jockey" (filmed as Tip on a Dead Jockey (1957)) See more »

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