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Winchell (film)

 

Winchell (film)

Winchell
Directed by Paul Mazursky
Produced by Stan Wlodkowski
Written by Scott Abbott
Based on Walter Winchell: His Life and Times 
by Herman Klurfeld
Starring
Distributed by HBO
Release dates
  • November 21, 1998 (1998-11-21)
Running time 96 minutes
Language English

Winchell is an HBO television film which dramatizes the life of columnist Walter Winchell. It is based on the book Walter Winchell: His Life and Times by Herman Klurfeld.

Contents

  • Plot 1
  • Cast 2
  • Awards 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Plot

The film follows Walter Winchell from his early days as a tabloid gossip columnist to his rise as the United State's most powerful propagandist.[1][2]

Cast

Awards

Stanley Tucci won a Golden Globe and a Primetime Emmy Award for his performance as Winchell. He was also nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award.

See also

References

  1. ^ Goodman, Walter (November 21, 1998). "Putting Down the Big Shots While Snuggling Up".  
  2. ^ Rose, Judd; Walls, Scott (December 9, 1998). "Walter Winchell, ex-big shot, resurrected on the small screen".  

External links

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