Lillian Hellman (1905–1984)

Writer | Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Children's Hour (1961) | The Little Foxes (1941) | Watch on the Rhine (1943)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Oscars. More »
BORN 
Jun 20, 1905 (died Jun 30, 1984)

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Past Film & Video (17 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Ernest & BertramErnest & Bertram (Short) Writer (play "The Children's Hour")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for JuliaJulia Woman In Boat (uncredited), Writer (based upon the story by)  Less 1977 $7.8MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for The RehearsalThe Rehearsal Actress  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The ChaseThe Chase Writer  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Toys in the AtticToys in the Attic Writer (based upon the stage play)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Children's HourThe Children's Hour Writer (adaptation), Writer (play)  Less 1961 $3.6MM
  • Primary photo for Another Part of the ForestAnother Part of the Forest Writer (play)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for The Searching WindThe Searching Wind Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for The North StarThe North Star Writer (original story and screenplay)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Watch on the RhineWatch on the Rhine Writer (additional scenes and dialogue), Writer (from the stage play by)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for The Little FoxesThe Little Foxes Writer (by), Writer (screen play)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for The WesternerThe Westerner Writer (uncredited)  Less 1940 $2MM
  • Primary photo for The Cowboy and the LadyThe Cowboy and the Lady Writer (contributing writer) (uncredited)  Less 1938 $1.5MM
  • Primary photo for Dead EndDead End Writer (screen play)  Less 1937 $300K
  • Primary photo for The Spanish EarthThe Spanish Earth Writer (story) (uncredited)  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for These ThreeThese Three Writer (original story and screen play), Writer (play "The Children's Hour") (uncredited)  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for The Dark AngelThe Dark Angel Writer (screen play)  Less 1935
Past Television (22 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Lyrics ("Ballad of Eldorado") ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for CandideCandide (TV Movie) Writer (lyrics)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Kaikki tulevat päivätKaikki tulevat päivät (TV Movie) Writer (play Days to Come)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Another Part of the ForestAnother Part of the Forest (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Alta comediaAlta comedia (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for MontserratMontserrat (TV Movie) Writer (english adaptation)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Hora onceHora once (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Le piccole volpiLe piccole volpi (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Primera filaPrimera fila (TV Series) Writer (play) ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
    • La loba (May 20, 1964) Writer (play)  Less
  • Primary photo for FestivalFestival (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
    • The Lark (Oct 1, 1962) Writer (teleplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for Die kleinen FüchseDie kleinen Füchse (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Writer (play) ( 2 episodes, 1957–1960 ) , Writer (adaptation) ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1957–1960 3
  • Primary photo for Die kleinen FüchseDie kleinen Füchse (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for MontserratMontserrat (TV Movie) Writer (scenario)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The LarkThe Lark (TV Movie) Writer (play adaptation)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Little FoxesThe Little Foxes (TV Movie) Writer (play)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Grande Teatro TupiGrande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for First PerformanceFirst Performance (TV Series) Writer (adaptation) ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
    • Montserrat (Oct 20, 1955) Writer (adaptation)  Less
  • Primary photo for MontserratMontserrat (TV Movie) Writer (adaptation)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for TV de VanguardaTV de Vanguarda (TV Series) Writer (play) ( 2 episodes, 1953 )  Less 1953 2
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Writer (play) ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
  • Primary photo for Tonight on BroadwayTonight on Broadway (TV Series) Writer (play) ( 2 episodes, 1949 )  Less 1949 2
    • Montserrat (Nov 20, 1949) Writer (play)  Less
    • Regina (Nov 13, 1949) Writer (play)  Less
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Profile: Lillian HellmanProfile: Lillian Hellman (TV Series) Herself  Less 1981– 
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Academy AwardsThe 49th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter: Documentary Awards  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Bette DavisAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Bette Davis (TV Special) Herself - Audience Member  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for And the Oscar Goes To...And the Oscar Goes To... (TV Movie) Herself - Blacklisted Screenwriter (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1987–2001 )  Less 1987–2001
  • Primary photo for Committee on UnAmerican ActivitiesCommittee on UnAmerican Activities Herself (archive footage)  Less 1962
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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