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Jack Rose

Born: Nov 4, 1911

Death: Oct 21, 1995

Birthplace: Warsaw

Profession: Film Producer

Nationality: United States

Jack Rose

Date of Birth : Nov 4, 1911
Date of Death : Oct 21, 1995
Birth Place : Warsaw

Jack Rose was an American screenwriter and producer born on November 4, 1911, in Warsaw, Russian Empire. He died on October 21, 1995, in Los Angeles, California. Rose began writing gags for Milton Berle and radio lines for Bob Hope before moving to screenplays. His first was 1943's Road to Rio starring Hope and Bing Crosby. In 1955, Rose produced the Hope film The Seven Little Foys, co-written and directed by his frequent collaborator Melville Shavelson. Rose was nominated for Academy Awards three times: The Seven Little Foys, 1958's Houseboat, and 1973's A Touch of Class.

Profession


  • Film Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Television producer

Spouse


  • Audrey Rose
  • Felicia Patricia Farrow

Children


  • Melissa Rose
  • Felicia Rose
  • Jonathan Rose

Awards Won


  • Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Comedy
  • Writers Guild of America Award for Best Written Musical
  • Writers Guild of America Award - Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement
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