Robert Maxwell

Biography

Writer/producer Robert J. Maxwell broke into the entertainment business by way of radio in the 1930s. Born Robert Joffe Maxwell around 1910, he'd started out as a writer of pulps in the 1930s and had joined National Periodicals (aka DC Comics) at the end of the decade, with the job of licensing the merchandising rights to the Superman character. He was later partnered with Allen Ducovny in...