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Christopher Trumbo (1940–2011)

Christopher Trumbo was born on September 25, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Brannigan (1975), Trumbo (2007) and The Don Is Dead (1973). He was married to Nancy Escher. He died on January 8, 2011 in Ojai, California. See full bio »

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(age 70) in Ojai, California, USA

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Brannigan
Brannigan Writer
(1975)
Trumbo
Trumbo Writer
(2007)
The Don Is Dead
(1973)

Filmography

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 2007 Trumbo (Documentary) (play) / (screenplay)
 1998 Naked City: A Killer Christmas (TV Movie) (written by)
 1993 Dark Justice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Greening of Glenda Ross (1993) ... (writer)
 1988 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rebel Without a Car (1988) ... (writer)
 1987 Falcon Crest (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Across the Bridge (1987) ... (written by)
  Quincy M.E. (TV Series) (executive story consultant - 7 episodes, 1979) (writer - 1 episode, 1979)
- Mode of Death (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- Sweet Land of Liberty (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- Hot Ice (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- Never a Child (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- By the Death of a Child (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
 1979 Mrs. Columbo (TV Series) (executive story consultant - 4 episodes)
- A Puzzle for Prophets (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- Caviar with Everything (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- Murder Is a Parlor Game (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
- Word Games (1979) ... (executive story consultant)
 1978 Ishi: The Last of His Tribe (TV Movie)
 1975 Brannigan (screenplay) / (story)
  Nakia (TV Series) (creator - 13 episodes, 1974) (story - 1 episode, 1974) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1974)
- The Fire Dancer (1974) ... (creator)
- Pete (1974) ... (creator)
- A Matter of Choice (1974) ... (creator)
- Roots of Anger (1974) ... (creator)
- The Dream (1974) ... (creator)
 1974 Amy Prentiss (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Baptism of Fire (1974) ... (written by)
  Ironside (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes, 1972 - 1974) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1973) (story - 1 episode, 1973)
- A Death in Academe (1974) ... (written by)
- Downhill All the Way (1973) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- In the Forests of the Night (1973) ... (teleplay)
- All About Andrea (1973) ... (written by)
- Camera... Action... Murder! (1972) ... (written by)
 1973 The Don Is Dead (adaptation)
 1971 Bearcats! (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Bitter Flats (1971) ... (written by)
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He was an authority on the Red Scare black-listings of the 1950s. He was 7 when his father, Dalton Trumbo, was subpoenaed by the US House Un-American Activities Committee. See more »

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