Ben Hecht

Active - 1927 - 2020  |   Born - Feb 28, 1894   |   Died - Apr 18, 1964   |   Genres - Comedy, Drama, Comedy Drama, Crime, Adventure

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Academy Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1946 Notorious Best Writing (Original Screenplay) Nominated
1940 Angels over Broadway Best Writing (Original Screenplay) Nominated
1939 Wuthering Heights Best Writing (Screenplay) Nominated
1935 The Scoundrel Best Writing (Original Story) Won
1934 Viva Villa! Best Writing (Adaptation) Nominated
1928 Underworld Best Writing (Original Story) Won

Writers Guild Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1981 The Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement Won
1970 Gaily, Gaily Adapted Comedy Nominated