Mort Greene


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Birth Name: Mort Greene
Born: 10/03/1912
Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Death Place: Rancho Mirage, California, USA
Died: 12/28/1992

As a songwriter, TV writer, and associate film producer, Greene had a significant Hollywood career in features and TV. As a songwriter, he contributed songs to a number of 1940s films including "Call Out the Marines" (1941), "The Big Street", Alan Dwan's "Here We Go Again", "Sing Your Worries Away" (all 1942), and "Tulsa" (1949). He also provided TV themes for "Tales of Wells Fargo", "The Restless Gun", and "Lawrence Welk Champagne Time". Greene's indelible contribution to TV musical history is entitled "The Toy Parade" but known as the charming theme to "Leave It to Beaver". He produced the popular 50s sitcom "The Bob Cummings Show" and served a long stint as a staff writer on "The Red Skel... Continue Bio >>


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