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Alan Campbell


Oscar-nominated screenwriter, most well-known for penning 1937’s incarnation of the Star EXISTS. After graduating from the Virginia Armed forces Institute, he transferred to NY. He and Dorothy Parker had been a well-known Hollywood screenwriting duo for 30 years. He wedded the article writer and well-known wit Dorothy Parker in 1934. David O. Selznick created the acclaimed 1937 film “A Superstar exists,” which he composed.

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Date Of Birth February 21, 1904
Died June 11, 2017
Place Of Birth Virginia
Weight 96 kg
Profession Screenwriter
Education Northumbria University Newcastle Business School, Lancaster University, University of Leeds
Nationality American
Spouse Dorothy Parker, Dorothy Parker
Children Riley Rose Campbell
Movies A Simple Wish, Weekend Warriors
TV Shows Jake and the Fatman, Three's a Crowd
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1 Ex-son-in-law of Ernie Ball.
2 Father, with Lauren Kennedy, of daughter Riley Rose Campbell.
3 Nominated for Broadway's Antoinette Perry Award (Tony) in 1995 as Best Actor (Musical) for "Sunset Boulevard;" lost to Matthew Broderick ("How to Succeed).
4 A founding member of H.O.L.A. (Heart of Los Angeles) Youth Theater, serving inner-city children.
5 Originally studied medicine.



Then We Got Help! 2009-2011 TV Series Thom
Submissions Only 2011 TV Series Sam Moriarty
Law & Order 2008 TV Series Nolan Steel
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2006 TV Series Mitchell Hissam
All My Children 2004 TV Series Dr. Ellis Marshall
Contact 2002 TV Movie Michael Wiley
Homicide: Life on the Street 1998 TV Series Jesse Randolph
A Simple Wish 1997 Tony Sable
Dallas Doll 1994 Boy
Jake and the Fatman 1987-1992 TV Series Derek Mitchell
Rose Against the Odds 1991 TV Movie Young Lionel
Matlock 1986 TV Series Palmer
Weekend Warriors 1986 Duckworth
The Facts of Life 1985 TV Series Chuck
Three's a Crowd 1984-1985 TV Series E.Z. Taylor
Red Flag: The Ultimate Game 1981 TV Movie Lieutenant Tommy Heinz
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo 1979 TV Series Young Officer
B.J. and the Bear 1979 TV Series Young Officer
Another World 1964 TV Series Evan Grant (1983)



The Rosie O'Donnell Show 2002 TV Series Himself
The 49th Annual Tony Awards 1995 TV Special Himself - Presenter: Best Book of a Musical / Best Original Score & Nominee: Best Leading Actor in a Musical
CBS All American Thanksgiving Day Parade 1991 TV Special Himself
The $10,000 Pyramid 1984 TV Series Himself

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