Edgar Allan Woolf

Biography

Before entering films, Edgar Allan Woolf was a prolific vaudeville sketch writer; at one time, 60 of his sketches were playing simultaneously on the vaudeville circuits. Woolf also penned special material for Broadway musical revues, not to mention a few plays, one of which, April Fool, was filmed in 1926. When talkies came in, he was signed by MGM as a scenarist (Freaks, Mask of Fu Manchu) and...