Biography

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Norman Krasna (November 7, 1909 – November 1, 1984) was an American screenwriter, playwright, producer, and film director. He is best known for penning screwball comedies which centered on a case of mistaken identity. Krasna also directed three films during a forty-year career in Hollywood. He garnered four Academy Award screenwriting nominations, winning once for 1943's Princess O'Rourke, a film he also directed.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Norman Krasna (November 7, 1909 – November 1, 1984) was an American screenwriter, playwright, producer, and film director. He is best known for penning screwball comedies which centered on a case of mistaken identity. Krasna also directed three films during a forty-year career in Hollywood. He garnered four Academy Award screenwriting nominations, winning once for 1943's Princess O'Rourke, a film he also directed.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 34

Birthday 1909-11-07

Day of Death 1984-11-01

Place of Birth Queens, New York City, New York, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

1964 I'd Rather Be Rich Writer
1963 Sunday in New York Screenplay Theatre Play
1962 My Geisha Story Screenplay
1960 Let's Make Love Screenplay
1960 Who Was That Lady? Theatre Play Writer
1958 Indiscreet Theatre Play Screenplay
1956 Bundle of Joy Writer
1956 The Ambassador's Daughter Writer
1954 White Christmas Writer
1950 The Big Hangover Writer
1949 John Loves Mary Theatre Play
1947 Dear Ruth Theatre Play
1944 Practically Yours Writer
1944 Bride by Mistake Story
1943 Princess O'Rourke Screenplay
1941 It Started with Eve Screenplay
1941 The Flame of New Orleans Writer
1941 The Devil and Miss Jones Writer
1941 Mr. & Mrs. Smith Screenplay Story
1940 It's a Date Screenplay
1939 Bachelor Mother Screenplay
1938 You and Me Story
1938 The First Hundred Years Story
1937 Big City Story
1937 The King and the Chorus Girl Writer
1936 Fury Story
1936 Wife vs. Secretary Screenplay
1935 Hands Across the Table Screenplay
1935 Four Hours to Kill! Screenplay
1935 Romance in Manhattan Story
1934 The Richest Girl in the World Writer
1933 So This Is Africa Story
1933 Parole Girl Screenplay

Directing

1956 The Ambassador's Daughter Director
1950 The Big Hangover Director
1943 Princess O'Rourke Director

Production

1952 Clash by Night Producer
1938 The First Hundred Years Producer
1937 Big City Producer

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