Sherman Yellen, American screenwriter. Recipient Hallmark Hall of Fame award, 1960. Member Writers Guild American West.
Yellen, Sherman was born on February 25, 1934 in New York City. Son of Nathaniel Barnett and Lillian (Horowitz) Yellen.
Bachelor, Bard College, 1954.
Indiana writer, since 1955.
Screenwriter: (television series) The Adams Chronicles, 1976 (Emmy award 1976), (television dramas) Beauty and the Beast, 1976 (Christopher award 1976), An Early Frost, 1985 (Emmy award 1985). Librettist (museum production) The Rothschilds, 1970 (Tony award nomination 1970).
Member Writers Guild American West.
Married Joan Fuhr, June 21, 1955. Children: Nicholas, Christopher.