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Also Known As: George Waggoner, Joseph West, George Waggoner Died: December 11, 1984
Born: September 7, 1894 Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: screenwriter, director, songwriter, producer, actor

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Began his career as a silent film actor, became a songwriter with the advent of sound and moved into screenwriting and directing in the 1930s. Probably best known for "The Wolf Man" (1941), Waggner also directed TV shows into the 60s, including "77 Sunset Strip," "The Untouchables" and "Batman."

Began his career as a silent film actor, became a songwriter with the advent of sound and moved into screenwriting and directing in the 1930s. Probably best known for "The Wolf Man" (1941), Waggner also directed TV shows into the 60s, including "77 Sunset Strip," "The Untouchables" and "Batman."

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Fury River (1961) Director
2.
  Mission Of Danger (1959) Director
3.
  Destination 60,000 (1957) Director
4.
  Pawnee (1957) Director
5.
  Operation Pacific (1951) Director
6.
  The Fighting Kentuckian (1949) Director
7.
  Gunfighters (1947) Director
8.
  Tangier (1946) Director
9.
  Frisco Sal (1945) Director
10.
  Shady Lady (1945) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Love's Blindness (1926) Oscar Issacson
2.
 The Iron Horse (1925) Colonel Cody [Buffalo Bill]
3.
 His Hour (1924) Sasha Basmanoff
4.
 Desert Driven (1923) Craydon
5.
 Branded Man (1922)
6.
 The Great Alone (1922) Bradley Carstairs
7.
 The Sheik (1921) Yousaef
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1920:
Moved to Hollywood after WWI service; entered films as an actor
1933:
First film as screenwriter, "The Sweetheart of Sigma Chi"

Education

Philadelphia College of Pharmacy: Philadelphia , Pennsylvania -

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