Posts Tagged ‘Paddy Chayefsky’


“What do you feel like doing tonight?” After writing his teleplay for “Marty,” it wasn’t long before Hollywood asked Paddy Chayefsky to adapt his script for a feature film. And it’s a good thing he did too — he won his first Oscar for his screenplay. Join us — Pete Wright and Andy Nelson —…

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“I’m going to blow my brains out right on the air, right in the middle of the seven o’clock news.” “You’ll get a hell of a rating, I guarantee you that.  Fifty share easy.” It’s easy for us on this show to talk at great length about Sidney Lumet’s 1976 film “Network” as it’s one…

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