Oscar-nominated screenwriter for Jame's Joyce's Ulysses in 1967 who also adapted the novel Steppenwolf for the screen.
He received an honorable discharge from the Navy in 1953.
He received a nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay in 1967 for James Joyce's Ulysses.
He was born in Los Angeles, CA.
Like author Frank Colby, he studied at Columbia University.