Lewis R. Foster
Lewis Ransom Foster
August 5, 1898
Brookfield, Missouri, United States
|Died||June 10, 1974 75) (aged|
Tehachapi, California, United States
|Other names||L R Foster|
|Occupation||Screenwriter, director, producer, television composer|
|Awards||Best Writing, Original Story|
1940 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Lewis Ransom Foster (August 5, 1898 – June 10, 1974) was an American screenwriter, film/television director, and film/television producer. He directed and wrote over one hundred films and television series between 1926 and 1960.
|1940||Academy Awards||Won||Best Writing, Original Story||Mr. Smith Goes to Washington|
|1944||Nominated||Best Writing, Screenplay||The More the Merrier (Shared with Richard Flournoy, Frank Ross and Robert Russell)|
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