Maurice Richlin

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Maurice Richlin
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Maurice Richlin, 1960 Academy Awards, age 40
Born(1920-02-23)February 23, 1920
DiedNovember 13, 1990(1990-11-13) (aged 70)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Resting placeGreenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, California, U.S.
OccupationScreenwriter
Years active1953–1974
Childrensix [1]
Louise Richlin(left) wife of Maurice Richlin(center) Peter Sellars(right)
Shapiro, Grant, Richlin, Curtis

Maurice Richlin (February 23, 1920 – November 13, 1990) was an American screenwriter. He received two Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay nominations for Pillow Talk and Operation Petticoat in the same year. For the first of which he won along with Russell Rouse, Stanley Shapiro and Clarence Greene[2].

His son is the famous artist Lance Richlin.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Los Angeles Times
  2. ^ "The 32nd Academy Awards (1960) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved May 31, 2019.
  3. ^ Rick Rosner (2018-03-14), Lance vs. Rick, Session 43.3, retrieved 2018-03-30

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