American singer, songwriter, and tv producer who received 6 Emmy Awards and was nominated many times for an Academy Award. He majored in conversation and drama in the College or university of Southern California before offering in america Army Air Makes during World Battle II. He created several tv shows like the Dinah Shoreline Chevy Display and the range show IF INDEED THEY Could Discover Me Right now. He was wedded to Broadway stage celebrity Lisa Kirk from 1949 until 1990 and wedded Marilyn Wells. He offers collaborated with Duke Ellington.