Fred Karlin
Date of Birth
Jun 16, 1936
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL


A prolific film composer who staked his claim on both the small screen and the silver screen after winning an Emmy for his score to The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and an Oscar (which he shared with lyricists Robb Royer and James Griffin) for his work on the 1970 comedy Lovers and Other Strangers, Fred Karlin penned the music for well over 100 films in his productive 30-year career. A...