R.I.P. Allan Manings

The Writers Guild just announced that 4-time Emmy-winning TV comedy writer Allan Manings, a former Wgaw VP and Board of Directors member and co-creator of the long-running sitcom One Day At A Time, died of a heart attack last Wednesday in Beverly Hills after recently undergoing cancer surgery. He was 86. From McHale's Navy to Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In, to Good Times, to One Day At A Time, Manings showed he could please all audiences. In 1997, he received the Wgaw’s prestigious Morgan Cox Award for longtime service to the Guild, presented to members “whose vital ideas, continuing efforts, and [...]
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