Herman J. Mankiewicz

Writer · Producer · Actor
IVA Star Rating : 55
Herman Jacob Mankiewicz was an American screenwriter, who, with Orson Welles, wrote the screenplay for Citizen Kane (1941). Earlier, he was the Berlin correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and the drama critic for The New York Times and The New Yorker. Alexander Woollcott said that Herman Mankiewicz was the "funniest man in New York". read more

Herman Jacob Mankiewicz was an American screenwriter, who, with Orson Welles, wrote the screenplay for Citizen Kane (1941). Earlier, he was the Berlin correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and the drama critic for The New York Times and The New Yorker. Alexander Woollcott said that Herman Mankiewicz was the "funniest man in New York". Both Mankiewicz and Welles received Academy Awards for their screenplay.

Birth Name

Herman Jacob Mankiewicz

Born

Sunday, 07 November 1897

Died

Thursday, 05 March 1953

Actor Filmography

Citizen Kane Newspaperman 1941
The Front Page Undetermined Secondary Role 1931
The Mating Call Newspaperman 1928
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Citizen Kane Newspaperman 1941
The Front Page Undetermined Secondary Role 1931
The Mating Call Newspaperman 1928

Producer Filmography

1943OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Nominated
1942OscarBest Writing, Original Screenplay Won
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