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Ivan Menchell
Ivan Menchell

Ivan Menchell

Ivan Menchell's Broadway credits include Bonnie & Clyde (book), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (additional material), and The Cemetery Club.  Off-Broadway/Tours include Smiling Through (book), The Prince & The Pauper (book), The Surprise Party.  For the screen, Mr. Menchell wrote an adaptation of his play, The Cemetery Club, starring Ellen Burstyn, Diane Ladd, and Olympia Dukakis; is co-writer of Samuel Goldwyn's Napoleon; and served as a writer on Universal’s animated feature, Curious George.  An Emmy nominated television writer, he created the critically acclaimed Showtime series, Bedtime and has served as Writer/Co-Executive Producer on Disney Channel’s Phil of The Future and JONAS, starring the Jonas Brothers.  He was also a writer/producer on the long-running CBS comedy The Nanny, and the FOX dramatic series Time of Your Life, starring Jennifer Love Hewitt.  Ivan is the recipient of a Fulbright fellowship for his playwriting and a graduate of the Yale School of Drama.

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