Richard Powell

Screenwriter, Radio writer
Born: 12/14/1909 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Filmography

Actor (10)

Dick Powell: Thanks a Million 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Another Dawn (Movie)

Henderson (Actor)

If You Could Only Cook (Movie)

Chesty (Actor)

Love Is News (Movie)

Insurance Salesman (Actor)

Love on the Run (Movie)

Bit (Actor)

Operator 13 (Movie)

Confederate Sentry (Actor)

The Golden Arrow (Movie)

Motor Cop (Actor)

The Wedding Night (Movie)

Truck Driver (Actor)

Treasure Island (Movie)

William Post (Actor)

Wedding Present (Movie)

Hotel Room Waiter (Actor)
Production Management (9)

Important Things with Demetri Martin 2010 (Tv Show)

Assistant Location Manager

Deadly Games 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Location Manager

Diagnosis Murder 1994 - 1996 (Tv Show)

Location Manager

California Casanova 1991 (Movie)

(Location Manager)

Improv Tonight 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Stage Manager

Alien Nation 1988 (Movie)

(Location Manager)

Portrait of a Rebel: Margaret Sanger 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Location Manager

Ray Alexander: A Taste For Justice (TV Show)

Location Manager
Writer (9)

The Cheap Detective 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Writer

Apple Pie 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Writer

Baby, I'm Back! 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Writer

The Mary Tyler Moore Show 1970 - 1977 (TV Show)

Writer

Big Eddie 1974 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

The Lucille Ball Comedy Hour 1966 - 1967 (TV Show)

Writer

The Farmer's Daughter 1963 - 1966 (TV Show)

Writer

Follow That Dream 1962 (Movie)

("Pioneer, Go Home!") (Source Material (from novel))

The Young Philadelphians 1958 (Movie)

("The Philadelphian") (Source Material (from novel))

Relationships

Alice Powell

Wife
survived him

Alex Powell

Son
survived him

Anthony Powell

Son

EDUCATION

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati , Ohio

Milestones

1954

Joined the Writers Guild of America West (WGAW)

1941

Served in the army during WWII, attained the rank of captain

Moved to LA; and wrote for numerous radio programs including "The Dick Powell Show" and "Topper"

Served as first vice-president of the TV-branch of the WGAW

President and second vice-president of the of the TV-Radio Branch of the WGAW

Bonus Trivia

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Nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for both a Bob Hope and Lucille Ball special.

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