Veiller, Bayard


Veiller, Bayard
(1869-1943)
   Born in Brooklyn, New York, Bayard Veiller worked as a crime reporter and press agent prior to becoming a playwright. He specialized in mysteries and thrillers, among which are three standouts: Within the Law (1912), The Thirteenth Chair (1916), and The Trial of Mary Dugan (1927). Veiller's other plays include The Primrose Path (1907), The Fight (1912), Back Home (1915), Damn Your Honor (1929; cowritten with Becky Gardiner), and That's the Woman (1930). Veiller was married to actress Margaret Wycherly, who starred in The Thirteenth Chair and other Veiller plays.

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  • Bayard Veiller — Infobox actor imagesize = 150px name = Bayard Veiller birthdate = 2 January, 1869 birthplace = Brooklyn, New York deathdate = 16 January, 1943 deathplace = New York, New York othername = occupation = Screenwriter yearsactive = 1915 1943 imdb id …   Wikipedia

  • Bayard Veiller — est un auteur de pièces de théâtre et scénariste américain né le 2 janvier 1869 et décédé le 16 janvier 1943. Il fut marié à l actrice Margaret Wycherly. Filmographie sélective 1923 : Unseeing Eyes d Edward H. Griffith… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Veiller — Anthony Veiller (* 23. Juni 1903 in New York City, New York, USA; † 27. Juni 1965 in Hollywood, Kalifornien, USA) war ein US amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur. Biografie Anthony Veiller, der Sohn der Schauspielerin… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anthony Veiller — (* 23. Juni 1903 in New York City, New York, USA; † 27. Juni 1965 in Hollywood, Kalifornien, USA) war ein US amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur. Biografie Anthony Veiller, der Sohn der Schauspielerin Margaret Wycherly… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • The Trial of Mary Dugan — is a play written by Bayard Veiller. The melodrama concerns a sensational courtroom trial of a showgirl accused of killing of her millionaire lover. Her defense attorney is her brother, Jimmy Dugan. It was first presented on Broadway in 1927,… …   Wikipedia

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  • The Trial of Mary Dugan —    Bayard Veiller s three act courtroom melodrama, produced by A. H. Woods, opened on 19 September 1927 for a hefty 437 performance run at the National Theatre. The murder trial of beautiful Follies entertainer Mary Dugan (played by Ann Harding)… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Margaret Wycherly — Born Margaret De Wolfe 26 October 1881(1881 10 26) London, England, UK Died 6 …   Wikipedia

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