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Leo Townsend (I) (1908–1987)

Leo Townsend was born on May 11, 1908 in Faribault, Minnesota, USA. He was a writer, known for Night and Day (1946), Beach Blanket Bingo (1965) and Can't Help Singing (1944). He died on November 2, 1987 in Riverside County, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Night and Day
Night and Day Writer
(1946)
Beach Blanket Bingo
(1965)
Can't Help Singing
(1944)
It Started with Eve
(1941)

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 1969-1972 Bewitched (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Sam's Witchcraft Blows a Fuse (1972) ... (written by)
- Darrin Goes Ape (1971) ... (written by)
- The Battle of Burning Oak (1969) ... (written by)
 1967 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Opie's Piano Lesson (1967) ... (written by)
 1967 Batman (TV Series) (story by - 2 episodes)
- Batman's Waterloo (1967) ... (story by)
- King Tut's Coup (1967) ... (story by)
 1966 Fireball 500 (written by)
 1966 My Three Sons (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The State vs. Chip Douglas (1966) ... (written by)
 1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The King of Diamonds Affair (1966) ... (teleplay)
 1965 Gidget (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
 1965 How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (written by)
 1965 Beach Blanket Bingo (written by)
 1964 I'd Rather Be Rich (written by)
 1964 Bikini Beach (screenplay)
  Destry (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1964) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1964)
- Stormy Is a Lady (1964) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1963 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Slumber Party (1963) ... (written by)
 1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Scene of the Crime (1962) ... (teleplay)
 1961 Surfside 6 (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Double Image (1961) ... (story)
 1961 The Roaring 20's (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Coney Red Hots (1961) ... (story - teleplay)
  Maverick (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (writer - 2 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (written by - 1 episode, 1960)
- Kiz (1960) ... (written by)
- Thunder from the North (1960) ... (teleplay)
- The Misfortune Teller (1960) ... (writer)
- The White Widow (1960) ... (teleplay)
- Maverick Springs (1959) ... (writer)
 1960 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Collector's Item (1960)
 1959 Bachelor Father (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Rescue of Rufus (1959) ... (written by)
 1959 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Torch Song for Trumpet (1959) ... (writer)
  The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (6 episodes, 1958 - 1959) (written by - 1 episode, 1959)
- Episode #3.33 (1959)
- Episode #3.24 (1959)
- Episode #3.23 (1959) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.20 (1959)
- Episode #3.9 (1958)
  Cimarron City (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1958) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1958)
- A Respectable Girl (1958) ... (story) / (teleplay)
  Wagon Train (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1958) (writer - 1 episode, 1958)
- The Millie Davis Story (1958) ... (writer)
- A Man Called Horse (1958) ... (teleplay)
- The Honorable Don Charlie Story (1958) ... (teleplay)
 1958 Fräulein (writer)
 1958 Perry Mason (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Case of the Cautious Coquette (1958) ... (teleplay)
 1957 The Shadow on the Window (screenplay)
  Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1955)
- A Time to Live (1956)
- As Long as I Live (1955) ... (teleplay)
 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gun in His Hand (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (original screenplay - 1 episode)
- It Started with Eve (1956) ... (original screenplay)
 1955 Running Wild
 1955 A Life in the Balance (screenplay)
 1955 White Feather (screenplay)
 1953 Vicki (uncredited)
 1953 Dangerous Crossing (screenplay)
 1952 One Big Affair (screenplay)
 1950 Southside 1-1000 (screenplay)
 1950 Black Hand (from a story by)
 1949 Port of New York (additional dialogue)
 1947 That Way with Women (screenplay)
 1946 Night and Day (screen play)
 1944 Can't Help Singing (story)
 1944 Chip Off the Old Block (screenplay)
 1943 The Amazing Mrs. Holliday (adaptation)
 1942 Seven Sweethearts (original screenplay)
 1941 It Started with Eve (screenplay)
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