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Arthur Sheekman (1901–1978)

Arthur Sheekman was born on February 5, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Arthur Grant Sheekman. He was a writer and actor, known for Duck Soup (1933), Monkey Business (1931) and Some Came Running (1958). He was married to Gloria Stuart. He died on January 12, 1978 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Duck Soup
Duck Soup Writer
(1933)
Monkey Business
(1931)
Some Came Running
(1958)
Wonder Man
Wonder Man Writer
(1945)

Filmography

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 1971 My Three Sons (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Robbie's Honey (1971) ... (written by)
 1961 Ada
 1958 Some Came Running (writer)
  Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1958) (adaptation - 1 episode, 1957)
- I Shot a Prowler (1958) ... (teleplay)
- Clothes Make the Man (1957) ... (adaptation)
 1956 Bundle of Joy (screen play)
  Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (film adaptation - 1 episode, 1954) (previous screenplay - 1 episode, 1954)
- Welcome Stranger (1954) ... (film adaptation) / (previous screenplay)
 1953 Call Me Madam (screenplay)
 1951 Here Comes the Groom (uncredited)
 1950 Mr. Music (screenplay)
 1949 Dear Wife (written for the screen by)
 1948 Dream Girl (writer)
 1948 Hazard (screenplay)
 1948 Saigon (writer)
 1947 Welcome Stranger (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1947 Dear Ruth (screenplay)
 1947 Blaze of Noon (screenplay)
 1946 Blue Skies (screenplay)
 1945 Wonder Man (original story)
 1938 The Gladiator (screenplay)
 1937 The King and the Chorus Girl (dialogue and treatment - uncredited)
 1936 Stowaway (screen play)
 1936 Pigskin Parade (story)
 1936 Dimples (screen play)
 1936 Rose of the Rancho (screenplay)
 1934 Kid Millions (original story and screen play)
 1933 Roman Scandals (additional material)
 1933 Duck Soup (additional dialogue)
 1932 Horse Feathers (uncredited)
 1931 Monkey Business (additional dialogue)
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Personal Details

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Book, with Groucho Marx: "Beds." See more »
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A graduate from the University of Minnesota, Sheekman began as a newspaper columnist and drama critic, then turned comedy writer for Marx Brothers (a close friend of Groucho) and Eddie Cantor farces. He also wrote for the Groucho-Chico radio series "Flywheel, Shyster, and Flywheel". See more »

Nickname:

Sheek

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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