Screenwriter who is most remembered for screenplays like Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935), Business and Pleasure (1932), and 1936's Crack-Up.
He first worked on Broadway, investing 11 years of his life into productions.
During 1913, he became one of the central directors to the Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company.
He never married.
He was one of the principal directors of the Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company; the other being Cecil B. DeMille.