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Rita Lakin Net Worth

Rita Lakin Net Worth is
$1 Million

Rita Lakin Biography

Rita Lakin (born January 24, 1930) is the creator of the Gladdy Gold mystery books. These include Getting Old Is Murder, Getting Old Is The Best Revenge, and Getting Old Is Criminal. A pioneer of female Hollywood writers, she worked on shows such as Dr. Kildare, Peyton Place, Mod Squad & Dynasty. She created her own shows: The Rookies, Flamingo Road and Nightingales.She also wrote many Movies of the Week and mini-series such as Death takes A Holiday, Women In Chains, Strong Medicine, and Voices of the Heart. She has also written two original theatrical plays, No Language But a Cry and Saturday Night at Grossinger’s (co-authored) which are still being produced.

Quick Facts

Date Of Birth1930-01-24
ProfessionWriter, Miscellaneous Crew, Producer
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=8894942


Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1970EdgarEdgar Allan Poe AwardsBest Episode in a TV SeriesThe Mod Squad (1968)Harve Bennett
1970WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAEpisodic DramaThe Mod Squad (1968)Harve Bennett


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nightingales1989TV Series 13 episodes
Voice of the Heart1989TV Movie teleplay
Nightingales1988TV Movie story
Dynasty1987TV Series story - 10 episodes
Strong Medicine1986TV Movie
Peyton Place: The Next Generation1985TV Movie written by
Emerald Point N.A.S.1984TV Series story - 7 episodes
Flamingo RoadTV Series developed for television by - 37 episodes, 1981 - 1982 teleplay - 1 episode, 1980
Torn Between Two Lovers1979TV Movie story
A Sensitive, Passionate Man1977TV Movie
Medical Story1975TV Series writer - 1 episode
Hey, I'm Alive1975TV Movie teleplay
Medical Center1975TV Series written by - 2 episodes
The RookiesTV Series 25 episodes, 1972 - 1975 story - 1 episode, 1972
The ABC Afternoon PlaybreakTV Series story - 1 episode, 1974 teleplay - 1 episode, 1974
Message to My Daughter1973TV Movie
A Summer Without Boys1973TV Movie written by
Women in Chains1972TV Movie written by
Death Takes a Holiday1971TV Movie
Mod SquadTV Series teleplay - 2 episodes, 1969 - 1970 written by - 1 episode, 1970
Family Affair1968-1969TV Series written by - 2 episodes
The Doctors1967-1969TV Series 378 episodes
The OutsiderTV Series 1 episode, 1969 written by - 1 episode, 1969
The InvadersTV Series story - 1 episode, 1967 teleplay - 1 episode, 1967
Run for Your LifeTV Series story - 1 episode, 1967 teleplay - 1 episode, 1967
Peyton Place1965-1966TV Series written by - 62 episodes
The VirginianTV Series story - 1 episode, 1965 teleplay - 1 episode, 1965
Daniel BooneTV Series story - 1 episode, 1965 teleplay - 1 episode, 1965
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1964TV Series teleplay - 1 episode
Dr. Kildare1964TV Series 1 episode

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Emerald Point N.A.S.1984TV Series creative consultant - 7 episodes
Her Life as a Man1984TV Movie executive consultant
Flamingo Road1981-1982TV Series executive consultant - 22 episodes
Mod Squad1969-1971TV Series executive story editor - 36 episodes

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nightingales1988TV Movie supervising producer
Flamingo Road1981TV Series supervising producer - 15 episodes
Executive Suite1976TV Series executive producer

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IMDB Wikipedia
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