John Dighton
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1904
Birth Place:
England

Biography

Briton John Dighton wrote for the stage until 1936, when he made the transition to films. Dighton's 1940s output included comedian Will Hay's last starring features, as well as the 1947 adaptation of Dickens' Nicholas Nickleby. Most gainfully employed by Ealing Studios, he collaborated on the screenplays of such sublime comedies as Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949) and The Man in the White Suit...