Edwin H. Knopf
Date of Birth
Nov 11, 1899

Biography

Before joining the film industry, Edwin H. Knopf worked as an editor in his brother Alfred's distinguished publishing house. Edwin became a leading actor on Broadway and in Germany in 1920; by 1928 he had become a successful theatrical producer and decided to move to Hollywood where he began working as a director and a screenwriter. He became head of MGM's scenario department in 1936. Knopf...