STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,876 this week

J.P. Miller (I) (1919–2001)


J.P. Miller was born on December 18, 1919 in San Antonio, Texas, USA. He was a writer, known for Helter Skelter (1976), CBS Playhouse (1967) and Playhouse 90 (1956). He was married to Julianne Nicolaus. He died on November 1, 2001 in Stockton, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite Couples

Check out some of our favorite couples in Hollywood.

See the gallery

Fall TV Guide: The Best Shows Coming This Year

IMDb's guide to the most anticipated new and returning TV shows coming this fall.

See the full list

Double Take: Celebrity Twins

Take a look at some of the famous twins of Hollywood, including Cole and Dylan Sprouse, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, and more.

See the full list

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 49 people
created 24 Oct 2018
 
a list of 1387 people
created 06 May 2018
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of J.P. Miller's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

(1976)
CBS Playhouse Writer
(1968)
Playhouse 90 Writer
(1958-1959)
(1961)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (21 credits)
  I Know My First Name Is Steven (TV Mini Series) (story - 2 episodes, 1989) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1989)
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1980 Beulah Land (TV Mini Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Part III (1980) ... (teleplay - as Jacques Meunier)
- Part II (1980) ... (teleplay - as Jacques Meunier)
- Part I (1980) ... (teleplay - as Jacques Meunier)
 1980 Gauguin the Savage (TV Movie)
 1976 Helter Skelter (TV Mini Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes)
- Part II (1976) ... (teleplay - as JP Miller)
- Part I (1976) ... (teleplay - as JP Miller)
 1976 The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (TV Movie) (written by - as JP Miller)
 1972 Your Money or Your Wife (TV Movie)
 1970 The People Next Door (based upon an original story by) / (screenplay)
 1968 CBS Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The People Next Door (1968) ... (writer)
 1964 Behold a Pale Horse (screenplay)
 1962 Days of Wine and Roses (written by - as JP Miller)
 1961 The Young Savages (screenplay - as JP Miller)
 1959 The Rabbit Trap (writer)
 1958-1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Ding-A-Ling Girl (1959) ... (writer)
- Days of Wine and Roses (1958) ... (writer)
 1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- A Boy Called Ciske (1958) ... (adaptation)
 1957 TV de Vanguarda (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Catamaran (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Playwrights '56 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Undiscovered Country (1956) ... (writer)
  The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode, 1954) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1955) (television play by - 1 episode, 1954)
- The Pardon-Me Boy (1955) ... (teleplay)
- The Catamaran (1954) ... (television play by)
- Somebody Special (1954)
 1954-1955 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Rabbit Trap (1955) ... (writer)
- Old Tasselfoot (1954) ... (writer)
 1955 Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Yellow Jack (1955) ... (adaptation)
 1953 Man Against Crime (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Polecat Shakedown (1953) ... (written by)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Playwright: "The People Next Door" (filmed as The People Next Door (1970))

Alternate Names:

Jacques Meunier | JP Miller

Spouse:

Julianne Nicolaus  (his death)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[of 'Paddy Chayevsky'] Paddy was an extraordinarily good human manipulator. He knew his way around a scrap as very few writers do. Most writers, if they get into a fight or a bad situation on a movie, call their agents. But Paddy knew Hollywood and he wouldn't back down. He would go head to head with anybody -and, at the same time, he had this incredible writer's sensibility. That's a rare ... See more »

Trivia:

Before he started writing, he boxed professionally as Tex Frontier.

Nickname:

Pappy

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed