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Ian McLellan Hunter (I) (1915–1991)

Ian McLellan Hunter was born on August 8, 1915 in London, England, UK. Ian McLellan was a writer, known for Roman Holiday (1953), The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1968) and The Outside Man (1972). Ian McLellan was previously married to Alice Goldberg. Ian McLellan died on March 5, 1991 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1991 Robin Hood: The Movie (Video) (as Ian Larkin)
 1987 Roman Holiday (TV Movie) (story - front for Dalton Trumbo)
 1982 The Blue and the Gray (TV Mini Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Part 3 (1982) ... (teleplay)
- Part 2 (1982) ... (teleplay)
- Part 1 (1982) ... (teleplay)
 1981 Your Ticket Is No Longer Valid (screenplay)
 1979 You Can't Go Home Again (TV Movie)
 1976 Mastermind
 1976 The Adams Chronicles (TV Mini Series) (1 episode)
 1972 The Outside Man (screenplay)
 1969 A Dream of Kings (as Ian Hunter)
 1968 The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1967 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Murder for Infinity (1967) ... (written by)
  Seaway (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1965) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1965)
- Mutiny (1965) ... (teleplay)
- Bonhomme Richard (1965) ... (writer)
- 34th Man (1965) ... (writer - as Samuel B. West)
  The Defenders (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1964) (written by - 1 episode, 1963)
- The Siege (1964) ... (teleplay)
- The Seal of Confession (1963) ... (written by)
 1964 The Reporter (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hideout (1964) ... (as Samuel B. West)
 1963 Captain Sindbad (written by - originally as Samuel B. West)
  The Four Just Men (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1960) (story - 1 episode, 1959)
- The Man in the Royal Suite (1960) ... (screenplay)
- The Deadly Capsule (1959) ... (story - as Samuel B. West)
 1958 Sword of Freedom (TV Series) (screenplay - 2 episodes)
- Choice of Weapons (1958) ... (screenplay - as Samuel B. West)
- The Sicillian (1958) ... (screenplay - as Samuel B. West)
 1955-1958 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (screenplay - 16 episodes)
- Elixir of Youth (1958) ... (screenplay - as Samuel B. West)
- The Crusaders (1958) ... (screenplay - as Samuel B. West)
- The Profiteer (1958) ... (screenplay - as Samuel B. West)
- The Knight Who Came to Dinner (1956) ... (screenplay - as Eric Heath)
- The Deserted Castle (1956) ... (screenplay - as Eric Heath)
 1953 Roman Holiday (screenplay by) / (story by)
 1952 Beulah (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Waltz (1952) ... (written by)
 1950 A Woman of Distinction (story)
 1950 Eye Witness (screenplay - as Ian Hunter)
 1948 The Amazing Mr. X (screenplay)
 1944 Show Business (contributing writer - uncredited)
 1943 Young Ideas (original screenplay)
 1943 Slightly Dangerous (story)
 1941 Footlight Fever (screenplay)
 1941 Arkansas Judge (adaptation - as Ina Hunter)
 1940 Second Chorus (screen play)
 1939 Escape to Paradise (story)
 1939 Meet Dr. Christian (screenplay)
 1939 Fisherman's Wharf (screenplay - as Ian Hunter)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Ring Lardner Jr., Johnny Mercer, Robert Emmett Dolan and his play, "Foxy," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Bert Lahr in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Eric Heath | Ian Hunter | Ina Hunter | Ian Larkin | Ian Hunter McClellan | Samuel B. West

Spouse:

Alice Goldberg
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For 20 years taught dramatic writing at New York University and latterly became screenwriting adviser at the Sundance Institute in Utah. He was a longtime member of the council of the Writers Guild of America, East. See more »

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