William Slavens McNutt: Screenwriter (1885 - 1938) | Biography
peoplepill id: william-slavens-mcnutt
2 views today
2 views this week
William Slavens McNutt

William Slavens McNutt

William Slavens McNutt
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro Screenwriter
Was Screenwriter
From United States of America
Field Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender male
Birth 12 September 1885, Urbana
Death 25 January 1938, San Fernando (aged 52 years)
The details (from wikipedia)


William Slavens McNutt (September 12, 1885 – January 25, 1938), was an American screenwriter. He wrote for 28 films between 1922 and 1939. He was nominated for an Academy Award on two separate occasions. At the 1932 awards he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Story for Lady and Gent. In 1936 he was nominated for Adapted Screenplay for the film The Lives of a Bengal Lancer.
He was born in Urbana, Illinois and died in San Fernando, California.

Selected filmography

  • The Wise Kid (1922)
  • Tom Sawyer (1930)
  • Dangerous Paradise (1930)
  • Huckleberry Finn (1931)
  • Lady and Gent (1932)
  • The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935)

Partial bibliography

  • The Yanks Are Coming ! (Non-fiction; The Page Company, Boston, (1918))
  • Derelict (A novelization; Jacobsen-Hodgkinson Corporation, N.Y. (1930))
  • There Were Giants, a Story of Blood and Steel (A novel with Grover Jones; M.S. Mill, N.Y. (1939))

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
Search trend
comments so far.
From our partners
Sections William Slavens McNutt

arrow-left arrow-right instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube pandora tunein iheart itunes