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Albert Hackett (1900–1995)

Albert Hackett was born on February 16, 1900 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for The Thin Man (1934), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) and Easter Parade (1948). He was previously married to Gisella (Svetlik) Orkin and Frances Goodrich. He died on March 16, 1995 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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The Thin Man Writer
(1934)
Easter Parade Writer
(1948)
(1946)

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 1996 El diari d'Anna Frank (TV Movie) (play)
 1995 Father of the Bride Part II (screenplay "Father's Little Dividend")
 1991 Father of the Bride (screenplay)
 1990 Clarence (TV Movie) (characters - uncredited)
 1985 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie) (by)
 1982 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie) (play) / (screenplay)
 1967 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie)
 1962 Five Finger Exercise (screenplay)
 1959 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie) (play "The Diary of Anne Frank")
 1959 The Diary of Anne Frank (from the play by) / (screenplay)
 1958 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie)
 1958 A Certain Smile (screenplay)
 1957 The Diary of Anne Frank (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 Gaby
 1954 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (screenplay)
 1954 The Long, Long Trailer (screen play)
 1953 Give a Girl a Break (writer)
 1952 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Great Big Doorstep (1952) ... (play)
 1951 Too Young to Kiss (screenplay)
 1951 Father's Little Dividend (screenplay)
 1950 Father of the Bride (screenplay)
 1949 In the Good Old Summertime (written for the screen by)
 1948 Miss Tatlock's Millions (contract writer - uncredited)
 1948 Easter Parade (original story) / (screenplay)
 1948 The Pirate (screenplay)
 1948 Summer Holiday (screenplay)
 1946 It's a Wonderful Life (screenplay by)
 1946 The Virginian (screenplay)
 1944 Lady in the Dark (screen play)
 1939 Another Thin Man (screen play)
 1939 Society Lawyer (screen play)
 1938/II Thanks for the Memory (play "Up Pops the Devil")
 1937 The Firefly (screen play)
 1936 After the Thin Man (screen play)
 1936 Small Town Girl (screenplay)
 1936 Rose-Marie (screen play)
 1935 Ah Wilderness! (screen play)
 1935 Naughty Marietta (screen play)
 1934 Chained (uncredited)
 1934 Hide-Out (screenplay)
 1934 The Thin Man (screen play)
 1934 Fugitive Lovers (screenplay)
 1933 Penthouse (screen play)
 1933 The Secret of Madame Blanche (screen play)
 1931 Up Pops the Devil (play)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Up Pops the Devil. Comedy. Written by Albert Hackett and Frances Goodrich. Directed by 'Worthington Miner'qv. Theatre Masque: 1 Sep 1930- Jan 1931 (closing date unknown/148 performances). Cast: Florence Auer, Spencer Barnes, Sally Bates, George W. Callahan, Brian Donlevy (as "George Kent"), Albert Hackett (as "Biney"), Henry ... See more »

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1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Albert M. Hackett

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)

Spouse:

Gisella (Svetlik) Orkin  (his death) | See more »
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Older brother of actor Raymond Hackett. See more »

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