Oscar Brodney
Date of Birth
Feb 18, 1907
Birth Place:
Boston, MA


Holding an L.L.B. degree from Boston and an L.L.M. from Harvard, Oscar Brodney was a lawyer before entering the film industry in 1935. Brodney's screenwriting career went into drive at Universal in the early '40s. Particularly adept at comedy, Brodney worked on Abbott and Costello's Mexican Hayride (1948), the 1950 adaptation of Mary Chase's Harvey (1950), two of Universal's Francis the Talking...