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Oscar Saul Edit Profile

screenwriter

Oscar Saul, American screenwriter. Member Writers Guild American (board directors 1982-1987).

Background

Saul, Oscar was born on December 26, 1912 in Brooklyn. Son of George and Regina (Waltzer) Halpern.

Education

Student, Brooklyn College, 1932.

Career

Writer, Federal Theatre, New York City, 1936-1939;writer, Library of Congress, Washington, 1941;writer, editor, United States Public Health Svc., Washington, 1941-1943;writer, producer, Columbia Pictures, Hollywood, California, 1951-1952;freelance screenwriter for, major studios, Hollywood, since 1943.

Membership

Member Writers Guild American (board directors 1982-1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, reading, handicapping horse races.

Connections

Married Estelle Sang (deceased March 1936). 1 child, Richard.

father:
George Halpern

mother:
Regina (Waltzer) Halpern

spouse:
Estelle Sang

child:
Richard Saul