O'Neil, George, 1898-1940Alternative names
George O'Neil was a poet, playwright, and screenwriter. O'Neil's first play produced on Broadway, AMERICAN DREAM (1933), impressed critics and theater professionals though it was not a financial success. After one more Broadway production he went to Hollywood, where his best-known work was a screen adaptation of INTERMEZZO (1939), which became Ingrid Bergman's American movie debut. George O'Neil died May 23, 1940, at the age of 41.
From the guide to the George O'Neil papers, 191?-1935, (The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.)
- Theater--New York (State)--New York