Robert E. Sherwood
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1896
Birth Place:
New Rochelle, NY


Multiple Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert E. Sherwood got his start in journalism as a critic and editor for both Life magazine and the New York Herald. In addition to having his plays adapted to the screen by others, Sherwood also penned or co-penned screenplays. His story for The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) earned Sherwood an Oscar for Best Screenplay. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi...