Anthony Coldeway

Biography

A screenwriter from 1921, Anthony Coldeway spent a good portion of the silent era at up-and-coming Warner Bros. Studios. In 1928, the American-born Coldeway was among the first Hollywood writers to earn an Academy Award nomination (for Glorious Betsy). After collaborating on the 1929 flop Noah's Ark, he had trouble finding work for a few years. He returned to Warners in the mid-1930s, hacking...