Kin Platt

Kin Platt

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Kin Platt (August 12, 1911-November 30, 2003, New York City, New York) is an American writer-artist best known for penning radio comedy and animated TV series, as well as children's mystery novels, for one of which he received the Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award. He additionally wrote comic books (creating an early funny-animal superhero, Supermouse) and comic strips. The son of Daniel and Etta Hochberg Platt, Kin Platt in the mid-1930s wrote radio comedy for George Burns, Jack Benny, the comedy team of Stoopnagle and Budd, and The National Biscuit Comedy Hour of 1936. Later in the 1930s, he wrote for Disney and Walter Lantz theatrical cartoons, and he scripted the Robert Benchley film, How to Read (1938).
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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134905208
  • 9786134905206