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).

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n Middle of the Night he portrayed an aging widower who married a much younger woman. Early in 1958, while he was still appearing in the Paddy Chayefsky play, Robinson was married to Jane Bodenheimer, a 38–year–old dress designer known professionally as Jane Arden.

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1976 Press Photo Judy Garland Brandon Tartikoff Paddy Chayefsky Faye Dunaway

Paddy Chayefsky (1923 - 1981) Author/Playwright/Screenwriter. One of Hollywood's most celebrated authors. He received a Purple Heart while serving in the United States Army during World War II.

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The screenwriter Paddy Chayefsky left behind a large cache of his notes for his incendiary, Oscar-winning script for “Network.”

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Notable Birthdays on January 29 | Supermodel Gia Carangi, drummer Tommy Ramone, acclaimed screenwriter Paddy Chayefsky, 'Dynasty' actor John Forsythe, and 'Common Sense' author Thomas Paine all celebrated their birthdays on January 29.

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