Stirling Silliphant

Writer · Producer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 67
Stirling Dale Silliphant was an American screenwriter and producer. He is best remembered for his screenplay for In the Heat of the Night, for which he won an Academy Award in 1967, and for creating the television series Naked City and Route 66. Other features as screenwriter include the Irwin Allen productions The Towering Inferno and The Poseidon Adventure.

Stirling Dale Silliphant was an American screenwriter and producer. He is best remembered for his screenplay for In the Heat of the Night, for which he won an Academy Award in 1967, and for creating the television series Naked City and Route 66. Other features as screenwriter include the Irwin Allen productions The Towering Inferno and The Poseidon Adventure.

Birth Name

Stirling Dale Silliphant

Born

Wednesday, 16 January 1918

Died

Friday, 26 April 1996

Actor Filmography

The 69th Annual Academy Awards Self - Memorial Tribute 1997
Tattletales Self 1974
Bruce Lee: The Man and the Legend Self 1973
That Regis Philbin Show Self 1964
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Screenwriter 1961
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The 69th Annual Academy Awards Self - Memorial Tribute 1997
Tattletales Self 1974
Bruce Lee: The Man and the Legend Self 1973
That Regis Philbin Show Self 1964
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Screenwriter 1961

Producer Filmography

1975Golden GlobeBest Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated
1969Golden GlobeBest Screenplay Won
1968OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Won
1968Golden GlobeBest Screenplay Won
1966Golden GlobeBest Screenplay Nominated
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