Walter L. Ferris

Walter L. Ferris

Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 2 Sep 1965 (aged 82)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Abbey of the Psalms, Haven of Trust, T-9, N-9
Memorial ID 7960648 · View Source
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Noted Screenwriter. A former English teacher at Yale, Ferris started his work in Hollywood with Fox Studios during the late 1930s. Ferris was married to actress Violet Kemble-Cooper. Writer of 18 films including: "Under Two Flags" (1936), "Lloyd's of London" (1936), "Kidnapped" (1938), "The Little Princess" (1939), "Tom Brown's School Days" (1940). He also wrote the play adaptation that was used for 1998's "Meet Joe Black."

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