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(screenplay - originally uncredited)
(screenplay - originally as Gilbert Holland)
(contributing writer - uncredited)
(additional writer - uncredited)
[Author]. By a Stroke of Luck (autobiography, Paddington Press. 1St Edition edition (1975). 302 pages. ISBN-10: 0846700638. ISBN-13: 978-0846700630.
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I got terribly interested in being a good screenwriter and worked terribly hard at it. The competition was terribly hard - you couldn't make mistakes because there were other writers waiting to step in and fix your script up the way you were fixing somebody else's. One of the first things you had to learn was not to let them break your heart because if you really put yourself into a script and ...
Began writing after failing to make the grade as a stockbroker.