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Julius J. Epstein Edit Profile

playwright , Producer , screenwriter

Julius J. Epstein, American screenwriter, playwright, producer. Recipient Oscar for Best Screenplay for Casablanca, 1943; Best Screenplay award for Pete 'n Tillie, National Association Theatre Owners, 1973; Laurel award Screen Writers Guild, 1955.

Background

Epstein, Julius J. was born on August 22, 1909 in New York City. Son of Henry and Sarah (Gronenberg) Epstein.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1931.

Career

Screenwriter, playwright, producer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (screenplays) Four Daughters (academy award nomination), 1938. The Tender Trap (Writers Guild nomination) 1955. Fanny (Writers Guild nomination), 1955.

      House Calls (Writers' Guild nomination) 1977. Reuben, Reuben (Writers' Guild award, Academy award nomination), 1983.

Connections

Married Frances Beatrice Satz, April 30, 1936. Children– Elizabeth Doris, James Michael. Married Ann Margot Wasserman, September 1, 1949.

1 child, Philip Berthold.

father:
Henry Epstein

mother:
Sarah (Gronenberg) Epstein

spouses:
Frances Beatrice Satz

Ann Margot Wasserman

children:
Elizabeth Doris Epstein

James Michael Epstein

Philip Berthold Epstein