Robert Riskin

Mar 30, 1897

Bio: Screenwriter Robert Riskin entered the film business as a teenager, at a time (1914) when anyone with a glimmer of talent was allowed to work on what were then called scenarios. During the 1920's, Robertson kept busy on Broadway, penning such popular plays as Illicit and Bless You Sister. On the Columbia Pictures payroll in 1931, Riskin found himself adapting many… More


Robert Riskin Videos

It Happened One Night
2 minutes 30 seconds
Meet John Doe
1 minutes 15 seconds
You Can't Take It With You
2 minutes 54 seconds
The Strange Love Of Martha Ivers
2 minutes 43 seconds

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