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actor , playwright

Larry L. King, American playwright, actor. Sergeant Army of the United States, 1946-1949. Member Authors Guild, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Writers Guild American East, Actors Equity Association, National Academy television Arts and Sciences (Emmy award 1981), National Writers Union, Screenwriters Guild East, Dramatists Guild, Sandhills Club (Monahans, Texas), Pelican Club (Odessa), Mystic Knights of the Sea.

Background

King, Larry L. was born on January 1, 1929 in Putnam, Texas. Son of Clyde Clayton and Cora Lee (Clark) King.

Education

Student, Texas Tech University, 1950.

Career

Oil field worker El Paso Natural Gas Company, Jal, New Mexico and Midland, Texas, 1943-1945. Reporter Hobbs (New Mexico) Daily Flare, 1949, Midland Reporter-Telegram, 1950-1952, Odessa (Texas) American, 1952-1954. Administrative assistant United States Congress, Washington, 1954-1964.

Freelance writer, since 1964. President Texhouse Corporation, since 1979. Ferris professor journalism and political science Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1973-1975.

Distinguished Lyndon B. Johnson lecturer Southwest Texas State University, 1991.

Works

Membership

Sergeant Army of the United States, 1946-1949. Member Authors Guild, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Writers Guild American East, Actors Equity Association, National Academy television Arts and Sciences (Emmy award 1981), National Writers Union, Screenwriters Guild East, Dramatists Guild, Sandhills Club (Monahans, Texas), Pelican Club (Odessa), Mystic Knights of the Sea.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Breeding show dogs, singing opera, ballet dancing.

Connections

Married Jeanne Casey, November 25, 1950 (division November 1964). Children: Alexandria, Kerri Lee, Bradley Clayton.

Married Rosemarie Courmaris, February 20, 1965 (deceased). Married Barbara Sue Blaine, May 6, 1978. Children: Lindsay Allison, Blaine Carlton.

father:
Clyde Clayton King

mother:
Cora Lee (Clark) King

spouses:
Jeanne Casey

Rosemarie Courmaris

Barbara Sue Blaine

children:
Alexandria King

Kerri Lee King

Bradley Clayton King

Lindsay Allison King

Blaine Carlton King