Irwin Shaw

Feb 27, 1913


Versatile writer Irwin Shaw has penned plays, novels, and screenplays. Born in Brooklyn to Russian immigrants, he began his career writing episodes for such radio series as "Dick Tracy." He made his debut as a playwright and screenwriter in 1936 and continued writing scripts alone or in collaboration until the early '60s. In 1948, Shaw earned… More


Irwin Shaw Videos

Desire Under The Elms
2 minutes 23 seconds
War & Peace
3 minutes 20 seconds

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