RUSC Christmas Radio Station

Richard Breen

Show Count: 1
Series Count: 3
Role: Old Time Radio Star
Old Time Radio
Born: June 26, 1918, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: February 1, 1967, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Richard L. Breen (June 26, 1918 – February 1, 1967) was a Hollywood screenwriter and director. He began as a freelance radio writer. After a stint in the US Navy during World War II, he began writing for films and worked alone and in collaboration with such distinguished writers as Billy Wilder andCharles Brackett.

He won an Oscar for his work on the screenplay to Titanic (1953), and was nominated for A Foreign Affair (1948) and Captain Newman, M.D. (1963).

In 1957, he directed one film Stopover Tokyo, and then returned to screenwriting. He was president of the Screenwriters' Guild from 1952 to 1953.

He was also credited as "Richard Breen" and "Robert Breen".

Source: Wikipedia

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Show Count: 2
Broadcast History: 24 April 1947 to 4 September 1947
Cast: Gale Gordon, Jack Webb, William Conrad
Director: Nat Wolff
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Show Count: 24
Broadcast History: 1946 to 1950
Cast: Jack Webb, Raymond Burr, John Galbraith, Tudor Owen
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Producer: William P Rousseau
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Show Count: 6
Broadcast History: July to September 1951
Cast: Jack Webb, Meredith Howard
Producer: Richard Breen