Emmett Lavery


Lawyer-turned playwright Emmett Lavery's early works from the '30s include The First Legion, Monsignor's Hour and The Gentleman from Athens. Later he became a screenwriter who worked alone or in collaboration with others. He also adapted some of his plays to the screen. In 1946, Lavery made an unsuccessful bid for a seat in Congress.


Emmett Lavery Videos

The Magnificent Yankee
2 minutes 49 seconds
Forever And A Day
2 minutes 34 seconds

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