20 Unforgettable Oscar Moments:    A Political Showdown:    THE MOMENT: Vanessa Redgrave, a supporter of the Palestinian Liberation Front, "salutes" Hollywood for resisting "Zionist hoodlums"  who protested her Best Supporting Actress nomination for her role in 1977's "Julia."  THE UPSHOT: Screenwriter Paddy Chayefsky drew cheers when he responded: "I'm sick and tired of people exploiting the occasion of the  Academy Awards...  More...

20 Unforgettable Oscar Moments: A Political Showdown: THE MOMENT: Vanessa Redgrave, a supporter of the Palestinian Liberation Front, "salutes" Hollywood for resisting "Zionist hoodlums" who protested her Best Supporting Actress nomination for her role in 1977's "Julia." THE UPSHOT: Screenwriter Paddy Chayefsky drew cheers when he responded: "I'm sick and tired of people exploiting the occasion of the Academy Awards... More...

Review: ‘Marty’  -  March 22, 1945:   If “Marty” is an example of the type of material that can be gleaned, then studio story editors better spend more time at home looking at television. Based on Paddy Chayefsky’s one-shot Television Playhouse (NBC-TV) tele-play, and screenplayed by the author, “Marty” has been fashioned into a sock picture. It’s a warm, human, sometimes sentimental and an enjoyable experience.

Review: ‘Marty’ - March 22, 1945: If “Marty” is an example of the type of material that can be gleaned, then studio story editors better spend more time at home looking at television. Based on Paddy Chayefsky’s one-shot Television Playhouse (NBC-TV) tele-play, and screenplayed by the author, “Marty” has been fashioned into a sock picture. It’s a warm, human, sometimes sentimental and an enjoyable experience.

Paddy Chayefsky, 1923-1981, United States.  Key works:  Middle of the Night (1956); The Tenth Man (1959); Gideon (1961); The Passion of Josef D. (1964); The Latent Heterosexual (1968).

Paddy Chayefsky, 1923-1981, United States. Key works: Middle of the Night (1956); The Tenth Man (1959); Gideon (1961); The Passion of Josef D. (1964); The Latent Heterosexual (1968).

Goddess-1958-27x41-Paddy Chayefsky-Kim Stanley

Goddess-1958-27x41-Paddy Chayefsky-Kim Stanley

Network-1976-20x27-Faye Dunaway-Robert Duvall-Paddy Chayefsky

Network-1976-20x27-Faye Dunaway-Robert Duvall-Paddy Chayefsky

The Collected Works of Paddy Chayefsky (Softcover)

The Collected Works of Paddy Chayefsky (Softcover)

Jane Robinson and Edgar a married couple, 1967

Jane Robinson and Edgar a married couple, 1967

The Collected Works of Paddy Chayefsky (Softcover)

The Collected Works of Paddy Chayefsky (Softcover)

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