Ruth Batchelor

Critic, Broadcaster, Songwriter
Journalist, critic, and songwriter who founded the Los Angeles Film Critics Asociation in 1975.
Born: 11/29/1934

Filmography

other (4)

Personal and Confidential 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope in "Joys" 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

The Love Machine 1970 (Movie)

songs (Song)

Strangers When We Meet 1960 (Movie)

Waitress (Actor)

Biography

Journalist, critic, and songwriter who founded the Los Angeles Film Critics Asociation in 1975.

Relationships

George Batchelor

Husband

Doug Batchelor

Son
survived her

Peter Kory

Husband

Milestones

1984

Named founding director of L.A. Film Critics Association

1982

Worked as a reporter on ABC-TV's "Good Morning America"

1975

Founded the Los Angeles Film Critics Association

1970

Wrote lyrics for the title song of "The Love Machine"

1966

Wrote lyrics for "I Will Follow", the theme of the remake of "Stagecoach"

Worked as entertainment critic for WSVN-TV Miami

Served as president of the L.A. Film Critics

Co-wrote, with Bob Roberts, several Elvis Presley songs, including "King of the Whole Wide World", "Because of Love", and "Thanks to the Rolling Sea"

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