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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.
 Another Dawn (1937) Henderson
2.
 Love Is News (1937) Insurance salesman
3.
 Clarence (1937) Dinwiddie
4.
 Captains Courageous (1937) 1st steward
5.
 Woman-Wise (1937) Reporter
6.
 Song and Dance Man (1936) Brown
7.
 The Golden Arrow (1936) Motor cop
8.
 15 Maiden Lane (1936) Fake detective
9.
 To Mary--With Love (1936) Customs officer
10.
 Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) Reporter
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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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