Robert Riskin

Robert Riskin

writer, producer, director

Robert Riskin was born on March 30, 1897 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for New York - Miami (1934), Vous ne l'emporterez pas avec vous (1938) and L'Extravagant Mr. Deeds (1936). He was previously married to Fay Wray. He died on September 20, 1955 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

  • Birthday

    Mar 30, 1897
  • Place of Birth

    New York City, New York, USA

Known For

Awards

2 wins & 4 nominations

Writers Guild of America, USA
1955
Winner - Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
Academy Awards, USA
1935
Best Writing, Adaptation
Winner - Oscar