W.P. Lipscomb
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1887
Birth Place:
Croydon, Surrey, England

Biography

British author/screenwriter W. P. Lipscomb was active in England's film industry from the silent days onward, starting with 1927's French Leave. The best known of his earliest scripting efforts was 1933's The Good Companions, the first film version of the popular J.B. Priestly "provincial" comedy. He went to Hollywood in 1934, where he worked at Darryl F. Zanuck's 20th Century Pictures,...