John Whedon

Show Count: 4
Series Count: 2
Role: Old Time Radio Star
Old Time Radio
Born: November 5, 1905, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Died: November 21, 1991, Medford, Oregon, USA

John Ogden Whedon (/ˈwdən/; November 5, 1905 – November 21, 1991) was an American screenwriter. He is best known for his writing for the television series The Donna Reed Show during the 1950s. Whedon also wrote for The Great Gildersleeve, The Andy Griffith Show, The Dick Van Dyke Show and Leave It to Beaver.

He and wife, Caroll Angell, are the parents of television screenwriter Tom Whedon and the grandparents of Film and TV screenwriter and director Joseph "Joss" Whedon and screenwriters Jed Whedon and Zack Whedon.

John Whedon died in Medford, Jackson County, Oregon, on November 21, 1991.

Source: Wikipedia

Gildersleeve's Stories For ChildrenGildersleeve's Stories For Children
Show Count: 7
Broadcast History: 1945 to 1947
Cast: Harold Peary