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Also Known As: Richard Morgan Powell Died: October 20, 1996
Born: December 15, 1909 Cause of Death: prostate cancer
Birth Place: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Profession: radio writer, screenwriter

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Clarence (1937) Dinwiddie
2.
 Captains Courageous (1937) 1st steward
3.
 Another Dawn (1937) Henderson
4.
 Woman-Wise (1937) Reporter
5.
 Love Is News (1937) Insurance salesman
6.
 Rhythm on the Range (1936) Cowboy
7.
 The Golden Arrow (1936) Motor cop
8.
 15 Maiden Lane (1936) Fake detective
9.
 The Longest Night (1936) Fireman
10.
 Sins of Man (1936) Beanery man
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1942:
Served in the army during WWII, attained the rank of captain
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Moved to LA; and wrote for numerous radio programs including "The Dick Powell Show" and "Topper"
1954:
Joined the Writers Guild of America West (WGAW)
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Served as first vice-president of the TV-branch of the WGAW
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President and second vice-president of the of the TV-Radio Branch of the WGAW
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Education

University of Cincinnati: Cincinnati , Ohio -

Notes

Nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for both a Bob Hope and Lucille Ball special.

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wife:
Alice Powell. Survived him.

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son:
Anthony Powell. TV reporter.
son:
Alex Powell. Survived him.

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