Felton, Norman, 1913-

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Norman Felton was a producer and director best known for his work in television. Born in London, he left school at the age of thirteen and worked odd jobs until his family emigrated to the United States. He earned a B.A. and Master's degrees from the University of Iowa, and worked various jobs; Felton became active in community theatre, and eventually landed a job as a director for NBC radio in Chicago. He migrated to television, and earned an Emmy in 1952. He later became a producer on such shows as Dr. Kildare and The Man from U.N.C.L.E., and produced numerous movies for television.

From the description of Cashel Byron's profession : a love story and comedy of errors, moral, instructive, suggestive and witty, 1998 Feb. 12. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 123899181

British born American television producer and director. Felton is known for creating the two television series "The Man from U.N.C.L.E." and "Dr. Kildare".

From the description of Papers of Norman Felton, 1937-1974. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233101017

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creatorOf Felton, Norman, 1913-. [Interview with Norman Felton] [sound recording] / Norman Felton ; [interviewed by] David Marc, Calabasas, CA, May 19, 1997 and May 30, 1997. Syracuse University
creatorOf Brenner, Alfred, 1916-. Westinghouse studio one summer theatre-- The dark intruder / by Alfred Brenner. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf McGreevey, John. Studio one-- "The McTaggart succession / by John McGreevey. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Brenner, Alfred, 1916-. Westinghouse studio one summer theatre-- The dark intruder / by Alfred Brenner. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Hirson, Roger O. Studio one-- "Incident in Kurishiki" / by Roger O. Hirson. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Simon, Mayo. Studio one-- "The deaf heart" / by Mayo Simon. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf McGreevey, John. Studio one-- "The McTaggart succession / by John McGreevey. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Felton, Norman, 1913-. Papers of Norman Felton, 1937-1974. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Davis, Jerry. Studio one-- "The award winner" / by Jerry Davis and Tom August. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Davis, Jerry. "The Rich one" / by Jerry Davis and Tom August. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Felton, Norman, 1913-. Cashel Byron's profession : a love story and comedy of errors, moral, instructive, suggestive and witty, 1998 Feb. 12. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Dyne, Michael. Studio one-- Mrs. 'arris goes to Paris / by Michael Dyne ; adapted from a story by Paul Gallico. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Ross, Jerome. Studio one-- "The shadow of a genius" / by Jerome Ross. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Spies, Adrian. Studio one-- "The violators" / by Adrian Spies. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf McGreevy, John. "The McTaggart succession" / by John McGreevy. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Brenner, Alfred, 1916-. "The Critic", or, "The dark intruder" / by Alfred Brenner. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn Mandel, Loring, 1928-. Loring Mandel papers, 1942-2006. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Mann, Abby. "Tuesdays and Thursdays" / by Abby Mann. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Mann, Abby, 1916-. Studio one-- "The desperate age" / by Abby Mann. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn McNeely, Jerry. Papers, 1953-1988. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Spies, Adrian. Studio one-- "Edge of truth" / by Adrian Spies. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf DeRoy, Richard. Studio one-- "The enemy within" / by Richard De Roy. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Ross, Jerome. "Nobel Prize winner" / by Jerome Ross. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Spies, Adrian. "The Violator" / by Adrian Spies. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Bassing, Robert. Studio one in Hollywood-- "Ticket to Tahiti" / by Robert Bassing. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Mabie, Edward Charles, 1892-1956. Papers of Edward C. Mabie, 1910-1954. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Starr, Ben. Studio one in Hollywood-- "The funny looking kid" / by Ben Starr. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
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associatedWith Arena Productions. corporateBody
associatedWith Brodkin, Herbert, 1912-1990. person
associatedWith Mabie, Edward Charles, 1892-1956. person
associatedWith Mandel, Loring, 1928- person
associatedWith Marc, David. person
associatedWith McNeely, Jerry. person
associatedWith Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 person
associatedWith Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. person
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Television producers and directors--Interviews
Television writers
Live television programs
Violence on television
Television producers and directors
Television plays, American--History
Television programs
Blacklisting of entertainers
Television actors and actresses
Detective and mystery television programs
Screenwriters--Interviews
Television scripts
Television broadcasting--History
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Birth 1913-04-29

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