S.N. Behrmann
Date of Birth
Aug 09, 1893
Birth Place:
Worcester, MA

Biography

Born to a wealthy Massachusetts family, S. N. Behrmann received a class-A education at Harvard and Columbia. Erudite and well read, Behrmann chose playwrighting as his profession, distinguishing himself with his gift for witty, pithy dialogue. He was a particular favorite of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, for whom he fashioned several vehicles. Usually working in collaboration in his formative...