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Jay Richard Kennedy (1904–1991)

Author, composer, publisher and record executive. He was president of an aircraft tool manufacturing firm during World War II. For network radio, he wrote scripts for "The Man Called X" and several novels (see "Other Works" link). Also, he was president of the Shari Music publishing firm, and was manager, partner, director/producer and writer for ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Chairman Writer


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 1969 The Chairman (novel)
 1956 The Man Called X (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Truth Serum (1956) ... (creator)
 1955 I'll Cry Tomorrow (screenplay)
 1948 To the Ends of the Earth (original story) / (screenplay)
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  The Jean Arthur Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1966) (producer - 1 episode, 1966)
- My Client, the Rooster (1966) ... (executive producer)
- Lament of a Horseplayer (1966) ... (producer)
 1948 To the Ends of the Earth (associate producer)
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 1986 The Late Show (TV Series)
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 1966 The Jean Arthur Show (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- My Client, the Rooster (1966) ... (composer: theme music)
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 1969 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 30 July 1969 (1969) ... Self - Guest
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 2011 Sing Your Song (Documentary)
Self (uncredited)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novels: "Prince Bart"; "Short Term"; "Favor the Runner".

Alternate Names:

Jay R. Kennedy

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