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scriptwriter

Rogers Turrentine, American scriptwriter. Served with United States Army, 1957-1960. Member National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Academy television Arts and Sciences, Writers Guild American West.

Background

Turrentine, Rogers was born on January 28, 1939 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Lynn and Rose (Rogers) Turrentine.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Kansas City.

Career

Freelance film and television scriptwriter, Encinitas, California, since 1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Scriptwriter, story editor: Hunter, Simon and Simon, Magnum Principal Investigator, Rockford Files, Cagney and Lacey, Lou Grant, Homicide, Northern Exposure, I'll Fly Away.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1957-1960. Member National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Academy television Arts and Sciences, Writers Guild American West.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: volleyball, music, video.

Connections

Married Barbara Ann Blackwell, 1970 (divorced August 1977). Children: Chandra, Gena.

father:
Lynn Turrentine

mother:
Rose (Rogers) Turrentine

spouse:
Barbara Ann Blackwell

children:
Chandra Turrentine

Gena Turrentine