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Jerry Wald (Jerome Irving Wald)

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Biography

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
The son of a dry goods salesman, Jerry Wald was the go-getting Hollywood writer-producer of popular imagination: charismatic, ambitious, shrewd, frequently brilliant, and filled with a nervous energy driving him from one project to another. An avid reader, with an innate sense of literary judgement, Wald began in the industry in 1929 as a radio columnist with a less-then-glamorous publication, The New York Evening Graphic. At the same time, he completed his studies in journalism at New York University. Read more...

Actor

Character: Jerry Wald - Radio Row Reporter

Rambling 'Round Radio Row #4 1932

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