Robert Ardrey

Screenwriter, Playwright, Author
Successful stage writer who began working in films in 1940. Among the better-known films on which Ardrey worked as writer are "The Three Musketeers" (1948), "Madame Bovary" (1949), "Quentin Durward" (1955) and ... Read more »
Born: 10/16/1908 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Writer (8)

Khartoum 1966 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Wonderful Country 1958 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Quentin Durward 1955 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

A Lady Takes a Chance 1943 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Madame Bovary (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

The Green Years (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

They Knew What They Wanted (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Biography

Successful stage writer who began working in films in 1940. Among the better-known films on which Ardrey worked as writer are "The Three Musketeers" (1948), "Madame Bovary" (1949), "Quentin Durward" (1955) and "Khartoum" (1966). An author of both fiction and non-fiction books, Ardrey gained some fame in the 1960s with a series of works on behaviorism, notably "African Genesis" (1961).

Relationships

Son
there are two

Helen Johnson

Wife
First wife Divorced

EDUCATION

University of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois 1930

Milestones

1961

Published "African Genesis"

1940

Wrote first screenplay "They Knew What They Wanted"

1936

Broadway production of his first play "Star Spangled"

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