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R. Wright Campbell (1927–2000)


R. Wright Campbell was born on June 9, 1927 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Robert Wright Campbell. He was a writer and actor, known for Man of a Thousand Faces (1957), Teenage Cave Man (1958) and The Masque of the Red Death (1964). He died on September 21, 2000 in Monterey, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1990 Where Pigeons Go to Die (TV Movie) (book)
 1974 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- No Charity for the MacAllisters (1974) ... (writer)
 1967 Hells Angels on Wheels (screenplay)
 1966 12 O'Clock High (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Duel at Mont Sainte Marie (1966) ... (writer)
 1964 The Secret Invasion (written by)
 1964 The Masque of the Red Death (screenplay)
 1963 The Young Racers (writer)
 1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series) (1 episode)
- An Echo of Honor (1962)
 1960 The Night Fighters (screenplay - as Robert Wright Campbell)
 1960 Bronco (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tangled Trail (1960) ... (writer)
  Maverick (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1960) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1958)
- Cruise of the Cynthia B. (1960) ... (writer)
- Rope of Cards (1958) ... (teleplay)
 1958 Teenage Cave Man (screenplay)
 1958 Machine-Gun Kelly (screenplay)
 1957 Quantez (screenplay) / (story)
 1957 Gun for a Coward (written by)
  Cheyenne (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1956) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1955)
- The Storm Riders (1956) ... (written by)
- The Outlander (1955) ... (teleplay)
 1955 Medic (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- All the Lonely Night (1955) ... (teleplay)
  The Star and the Story (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1955) (story - 1 episode, 1955)
- Hand to Hand (1955) ... (screenplay) / (story)
 1955 Five Guns West (screenplay)
 1953 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Thanksgiving in Beaver Run (1953) ... (as Robert Wright Campbell)
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Other Works:

Novel (featuring Jake Hatch): Plugged Nickel See more »

Alternate Names:

Bob Campbell | Robert Wright Campbell | Robert Campbell
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Originated the phrase "La-La Land" as a nickname for Los Angeles, California See more »

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Bobby

Star Sign:

Gemini

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