Birth date and age: February 18, 1907, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Death date: February 12, 2008, Beverly Hills, California, United States
The place of birth (POB): Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Profession:Writer, Producer, Soundtrack
Siblings:Edward BrodneyNominations:Writers Guild of America Award for Best Written Musical
How tall is Oscar Brodney – 1,78m.** How much weight is Oscar Brodney – 65kg** **We have a new information about height&weight of Oscar Brodney. It was submitted by Moreen Krasney, 53 years old. From Deer Grove, Illinois.
Oscar Brodney (February 18, 1907 – February 12, 2008) was an American lawyer-turned-screenwriter. He was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of an immigrant fisherman. One of seven children, a younger brother was the painter Edward Brodney.Entering the film industry in 1935, Brodney worked on various projects, including Abbott and Costellos Mexican Hayride and the adapted screenplay for Harvey. The playwright Lawrence Riley and two other screenwriters adapted one of Brodneys story for the screen under the title Youre a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith (Universal, 1943). He was nominated for an Oscar for The Glenn Miller Story screenplay which he wrote with Valentine Davies in 1954. In the late 1950s he began to produce
Movies, his first one being When Hell Broke Loose in 1958, where he was co-producer. The movie starred Charles Bronson.Brodney died in 2008, six days before his 101st birthday. Some members of Brodneys family learned of his death through an update to this page, as story which is told in this blog post .