Calder Willingham
Date of Birth
Dec 22, 1922
Birth Place:
Atlanta, GA

Biography

Best-selling author and highly respected screenwriter Calder Willingham was behind several important films of the '60s and '70s. His best-known hits include The Graduate (1967), co-written with Buck Henry, Stanley Kubrick's Paths of Glory (1957), and Little Big Man (1970). Willingham was born and raised in the American South, the setting of many of his subsequent novels. After receiving his...