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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.
 Love Is News (1937) Insurance salesman
2.
 Another Dawn (1937) Henderson
3.
 Clarence (1937) Dinwiddie
4.
 Captains Courageous (1937) 1st steward
5.
 Woman-Wise (1937) Reporter
6.
 Song and Dance Man (1936) Brown
7.
 After the Thin Man (1936) Surprised policeman
8.
 The Gorgeous Hussy (1936) Doorman
9.
 The First Baby (1936) Father in park
10.
 Wedding Present (1936) Hotel room waiter
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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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