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Edgar Selwyn
Born October 20, 1875(1875-10-20)
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Died February 13, 1944 (aged 68)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Occupation Screenwriter
Years active 1914 - 1942

Edgar Selwyn (20 October 1875 - 13 February 1944) was an American film screenwriter, producer, and director. He was also a theatrical producer. He wrote 21 films between 1914 and 1942. He also produced and directed eight films between 1929 and 1942.

With his brother Archie Selwyn, Edgar also founded the theatrical production company, The Selwyns. Under this name they produced many plays on Broadway from 1919 to 1932.

He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and died in Los Angeles, California.

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