John Godey
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY

Biography

John Godey is the pseudonym for Morton Freedgood, whose novels have served as the bases for several motion pictures. The Brooklyn-born Freedgood attended City College of New York in the 1930s and, after service in the army during World War II, went to work as a publicist for United Artists before joining 20th Century Fox and Paramount Pictures. He began getting short stories published in the '40s,...