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Herman Shumlin (1898–1979)

Herman Shumlin was born on December 6, 1898 in Atwood, Colorado, USA as Herman Elliot Shumlin. He is known for his work on Inherit the Wind (1960), Confidential Agent (1945) and Watch on the Rhine (1943). He was married to Diana G. Krasny, Carmen England and Rose Kean (actress). He died on June 4, 1979 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1960 Inherit the Wind (stage director) / (stage producer)
 1952 She's Working Her Way Through College (producer: stage play)
 1945 The Corn Is Green (producer: stage play)
 1942 The Male Animal (producer: stage play)
 1941 The Little Foxes (producer: stage play)
 1933 Clear All Wires! (producer: stage play)
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 1983 Reuben, Reuben (play "Spofford")
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 1937 The Spanish Earth (Documentary) (producer - uncredited)
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 2006 Sweet Tornado DVD Extras (Video)
Self / 'Inherit the Wind' producer

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Stage Play: The Command Performance. Comedy. Written by Stafford Dickens. Directed by Clifford Brooke. Klaw Theatre: 3 Oct 1928- Oct 1928 (closing date unknown/29 performances). Cast: Lee Baker (as "Count Vellenburg"), William H. Barwald (as "Hildred Sabidoff"), Robert Clear (as "Blondel"), Hubert Druce (as "Nicholas, King of Wallachia"), ... See more »

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