Playwright and actor known for his association with the American Theatre Wing. He was nominated for an Oscar for Goodbye, Columbus in 1969.
He served with the Navy in 1946 before starting his career.
He received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Screenplay for his 1963 film, Love with the Proper Stranger.
He was born in Philadelphia.
He and screenwriter Earl Wallace both received Oscar nominations for Best Original Screenplay during their career.