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Shirley Olive Hartman Edit Profile

freelance writer

Shirley Olive Hartman, American freelance writer. Recipient 3 awards Emmy nominations, 1980, 82, 83, award New York International Film Festival, 1987, 2 International Angel awards Morality in Media, 1988, Bronze Halo Motion Picture Council, 1988. Member Writers Guild American (Best Daytime Writer award, 1984), Screen Cartoonists Guild.

Background

Hartman, Shirley Olive was born on November 15, 1924 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Albert Hugo and Eleanor (Smith) Hartman.

Education

Student, University of Cincinnati.

Career

Foreign distributor Walt Disney Productions, Burbank, California, 1959-1961. Corporation vice president Animation, Inc., Hollywood, 1961-1963. Production assistant Kirk Douglas, 1963-1965, Ross Hunter Productions, Hollywood, 1965-1976.

Freelance writer television scripts, books, since 1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Surgeons, 1976, Skin Deep, 1979. Television scriptwriter, since 1976.

Membership

Member Writers Guild American (Best Daytime Writer award, 1984), Screen Cartoonists Guild.

Connections

father:
Albert Hugo Hartman

mother:
Eleanor (Smith) Hartman