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Peter Stone (I) (1930–2003)


Peter Stone was born on February 27, 1930 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Peter Hess Stone. He was a writer and actor, known for Charade (1963), 1776 (1972) and The Truth About Charlie (2002). He was married to Mary O'Hanley. He died on April 26, 2003 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Charade
Charade Writer
(1963)
1776
1776 Writer
(1972)
Just Cause
Just Cause Writer
(1995)

Filmography

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 2002 The Truth About Charlie (based on the motion picture "Charade" screenplay by) / (screenplay - as Peter Joshua)
 1998 The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (TV Movie) (earlier screenplay)
 1995 Just Cause (screenplay)
 1992 The 46th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
 1991 The Will Rogers Follies (TV Movie)
 1990 The 44th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Baby on Board (1988) ... (writer)
 1987 Grand Larceny (TV Movie)
 1984 Woman of the Year (TV Movie)
 1977 Silver Bears (writer)
 1976 One of My Wives Is Missing (TV Movie) (teleplay - as Pierre Marton)
 1974 Free to Be... You & Me (TV Movie) (stories)
  Adam's Rib (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1973) (written by - 1 episode, 1973)
- The Unwritten Law: Part 1 (1973) ... (teleplay)
- Illegal Aid (1973) ... (written by)
 1972 1776 (book: play) / (screenplay)
 1971 Skin Game (screenplay - as Pierre Marton)
 1969 Sweet Charity (screenplay)
 1968 Jigsaw (writer)
 1967 Androcles and the Lion (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1967 Ghostbreakers (TV Movie)
 1966 Arabesque (screenplay - as Pierre Marton)
 1965 Mirage (screenplay)
 1964 Father Goose (screenplay)
  Brenner (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1964) (story - 1 episode, 1964)
- Charlie Paradise: The Tragic Flute (1964) ... (story) / (written by)
- Laney's Boy (1964) ... (written by)
 1963 Charade (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 Espionage (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Covenant with Death (1963) ... (written by)
 1961-1962 The Defenders (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Along Came a Spider (1962) ... (written by)
- The Benefactor (1962) ... (written by)
- The Treadmill (1961) ... (written by)
  The Asphalt Jungle (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1961) (story - 1 episode, 1961)
- The Scott Machine (1961) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The Friendly Gesture (1961) ... (teleplay)
 1956 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Day Before Battle (1956) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Sherman Edwards and his musical, "1776," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Robert Horton and Jay Gardner in the cast. Larry Forde was director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Peter Joshua | Pierre Marton
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

A book is a concept and a structure, and dialogue is the smallest part. You can have the best score in the world, but if the book is weak, it won't work. On the other hand, if the book is good, it can carry a mediocre score. See more »

Trivia:

President of The Dramatists Guild of North America from 1981-1999, at 18 years, the longest period to date that anyone has served in that capacity. See more »

Star Sign:

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