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Theodore Taylor (1921–2006)

Theodore Taylor started his career as a copy boy for the Portsmouth (Virginia) "Star". He served during World War II and the Korean War as a press aide in the U.S. Navy. Taylor also worked in public relations and as a ghost writer for Jerry Lewis. He is best known as a writer of fiction for young people, although he authored a number of books and ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Maldonado Miracle
Showdown Writer
The Cay
The Cay Writer
Diplomatic Immunity


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 2003 The Maldonado Miracle (TV Movie) (novel)
 1991/I Diplomatic Immunity (novel "The Stalker")
 1974 The Cay (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 Showdown (screenplay)
 1964 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Threepersons (1964) ... (writer)
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 1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! (production coordinator)
 1962 The Counterfeit Traitor (assistant to producer)
 1960 The Rat Race (assistant to producers)
 1959 But Not for Me (assistant to producer) / (production assistant)
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 2011 Jewce (Video short) (voice)
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 2011 The Rum Diary (writer: "Kitchen Sink Boogie", "Let's Go Funky")

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Other Works:

Novel: "The Teetoncey Trilogy", 1974-1977 See more »

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1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »

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