Eve Greene

Eve Greene was an American screenwriter and TV writer active primarily during the 1930s through the 1950s.

Eve Greene
Born(1906-05-21)May 21, 1906
Chicago, Illinois, USA
DiedJuly 15, 1997(1997-07-15) (aged 91)
Laguna Hills, California, USA
Resting placeHollywood Forever Cemetery
OccupationScreenwriter

Biography

Early life

Greene grew up in Champaign, Illinois, and dreamed of being a Hollywood writer.

Career

She attended the University of Illinois and then moved to Los Angeles, where she got a job as a secretary at MGM and was mentored by Charles Brabin. She'd later be promoted to script clerk.[1][2][3] She credited Zelda Sears for helping her learn the ropes in the industry. At MGM, under Sears's tutelage, she wrote a few Marie Dressler vehicles before moving on to Paramount and then to freelance at various Hollywood studios.[4]

Personal life

Eve's sister, Babette Greene, was executive secretary of the Screen Writers Guild.

Partial filmography

References

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