Irving Brecher
Date of Birth
Jan 17, 1914
Birth Place:
Bronx, New York, NY


Bronx native Irving Brecher was only 25 years old when he became the only screenwriter to ever enjoy sole credit on a Marx Brothers film, with 1939's At the Circus. He penned another script for the brothers the following year with Go West, and continued to work as a screenwriter for MGM throughout the '40s, while the studio system was at its peak and the golden age of Hollywood was in full swing....